LifeStar®VS Variable Speed Pump

Ideal for aquatic and animal life support systems

For more information, contact:
Robert Gaddy
Marcom Coordinator
1.336.712.9900 ext. 5274

Clemmons, NC (January 26, 2015)—Hayward Flow Control announces the launch of its new A-Series LifeStar®VS variable speed pump to our industry leading Aquatic flow control product lines. The LifeStar®VS pump is ideally designed for operation in aquatic and animal life support systems as well as aquaculture installations where energy consumption is critical. Its’ specialized construction also makes it safe for even the most sensitive aquatic habitats.

The LifeStar®VS is available with a 2 HP pump with 230V Single Phase TEFC motor. The pump features a corrosion resistant Glass Filled Polypropylene housing, a silicon carbide shaft seal, with all wetted hardware manufactured from 316 Stainless Steel, guaranteeing superior performance in aquatic applications. The LifeStar®VS is a self-priming, and fully rated variable speed premium pump featuring an innovative multi-position digital control interface. This results in high flow rates and reduced energy consumption. The pump is fully programmable with a self-contained 24-hour clock and up to 8 custom speed and timer functions.

Other Key Features and Benefits include:

  • Multi-position or detachable control interface with password protection
  • Silicon Carbide Shaft Seal Suitable for Fresh and Salt Water Use
  • 2” CPVC True-Union Connections
  • Perforated HDPE No-Rib Basket
  • Elevated Base for better ventilation and protection from flooding
  • Included mounting kit and communication cable controls

Typical applications or installations include but not limited to aquatic and animal life support systems, aquaculture, research and science and salt water systems.

About Hayward Flow Control
Hayward Flow Control, a division of Hayward Industries, is a leading manufacturer of industrial thermoplastic valves, actuation and controls, filters, strainers, bulkhead fittings and tank accessories and pumps for use in water and wastewater treatment, chemical processing, aquatic/animal life support systems and general processing systems. Hayward's thermoplastic flow control products can accommodate aggressive and corrosive environments, delicate ecosystems or the strictest chemical balances to keep water and life working together. Hayward Flow Control is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified manufacturer.

For more information, contact Hayward Flow Control at 1.888.429.4635 or by email at Visit us also at

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