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TORNADO 40 Retractable Turntable
Originally designed for over-road truck transmission and carrier rebuilders, The Tornado 40 has become very popular with truck component and off-road rebuilders like Caterpillar and Komatsu, as well as many rail shops. Its versatile nature and excellent cleaning power have made it a very popular industrial parts washer with one version even washing air cooled jet engine turbine blades.  It is available with a retractable turntable or dual lift door as well as a Hi-Profile model that has a 63” work height.




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Features & General Construction:


Closed Loop Zero Discharge


Wash Pump Suction Strainer


Adjustable Thermostat


Temperature Gauge


24 Hour 7 Day Clock


Low Water System Shut-Off


Door Safety Interlock


Wash Cycle Timer


Sheet Steel Cabinet Thickness

7 ga

230 V or 460 V 60 Hz, 3-Ph Controls


Automatic Water Level Control & Refill


Power Blast Manifold:




Angle of Oscillation

39 degrees

Frequency of Oscillation

4 per minute

Number of Wash Nozzles


Type of Nozzle


Nozzle Material

316 Stainless

Nozzle Spray Pattern

25 degrees


Overall Dimensions:


Width ( Standard Unit )

79 inches

Depth ( Standard Unit )

74 inches


83 inches 

Empty Weight

3,900 lbs

Reservoir Capacity

180 gallons

Duplex Reservoir Add 47 gallons

Sludge Capacity

47 gallons


Work Area Dimensions:


Turntable Diameter

41 inches

Work Height

39 inches

Table Load Capacity

2,000 lbs

Heavy Duty Capacity

3,000 lbs

Heat System:


Operating Temperature

140 - 180 degrees F

Initial Heat-Up Time

45 - 60 minutes

Element Size

30 kW




Motor Rating

Continuous Duty

Motor Starters

Across the Line



Short Circuit Protection




Overall Protection


Wiring Conduit

Flex Non-Metallic

Motor Type


Type of Conduit

Liquidtight NEMA 12


Pump System & Performance:


High Efficiency, Rated for continuous duty (20 Start/hour without overheating), vertical, centrifugal, seal-less, balanced, enclosed impeller.  Note:  All performance data taken at nozzle tip.


10 Horsepower
Total System Flow 180 gpm
Flow per Nozzle 11.3 gpm
System Pressure 75 psi
Blast Velocity 105 ft/sec
20 Horsepower
Total System Flow 221 gpm
Flow per Nozzle 13.8 gpm
System Pressure 112 psi
Blast Velocity 129 ft/sec
30 Horsepower
Total System Flow 256 gpm
Flow per Nozzle 16.0 gpm
System Pressure 152 psi
Blast Velocity 150 ft/sec
40 Horsepower
Total System Flow 268 gpm
Flow per Nozzle 16.8 gpm
System Pressure 165 psi
Blast Velocity 156 ft/sec
55 Horsepower
Total System Flow 303 gpm
Flow per Nozzle 18.9 gpm
System Pressure 212 psi
Blast Velocity 177 ft/sec
Optional Features:
  • Turntable upgrade 
  • Short High Impact Manifold (SHIM)
  • Pump Sound Insulation
  • Pump Amp Meter
  • Cabinet Thermal Insulation
  • Auto Rinse Cycle (includes ASE)
  • Auto Steam Exhaust (ASE)
  • Rust Inhibitor Injector Pump
  • Steam Exhaust PVC Kit 
  • High Output Electric Heat + 15 kW
  • Internal Reservoir Cover
  • Remote Grease Fittings 
  • Auto Oil Skimmer
  • Heated Oil Skimmer
  • Sludge Drag Out Conveyor + 10" to ht
  • Parts Basket - large pore with lid
  • 5,000 lb Ratchet Strap to secure parts
  • Turntable Fixture Kit
  • Hot Air Blow-Off 3 hp and 30 kW
  • Hour Meter
  • Turntable Jog
  • Gas Heat Source
  • EQ-1 Wastewater Treatment System
  • Industrial Control Package
  • Stretched Machine Wk Height Mild Steel
  • Stretched Machine Work Height Stainless Steel
  • Stainless Steel Cabinet   
  • Stainless Steel Heat Exchanger


* NOTE: All Models available in Load Capacities Two to Three Times Greater

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