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Base Products SP3000-S Secondary Sump Pump

$ 228.00

Model No. SP3000-S
Manufacturer: Base Products Corporation

Quick Summary

  • High volume secondary sump pump, acts as stand-by to your main pump. 3,000 GPH capacity
  • Provides protection from main pump failure or extremely high water volumes
  • Commercial grade cast aluminum construction
  • Water alarm alerts you to high water conditions
  • Can be connected to home security systems
  • Free Shipping to the continental USA

Pumping Rates

  • 3,000 gallons per hour (GPH) at 10 feet of lift
  • Maximum discharge lift: 26 feet


  • Commercial grade cast aluminum construction; stainless steel clamps and fasteners
  • Oil-filled PSC motor allows maximum heat dissipation; has automatic thermal overload protection
  • High water alarm alerts you to high water conditions. Has relay outputs to connect to home security systems. 9VDC battery operated.
  • Small in size; sits in sump pit next to your primary pump
  • Includes most items needed for standard sump pit installation

Technical Information

  • Discharge: 1-1/2" threaded; can handle up to 1/8" solids
  • Pump motor: 1/2 HP, single phase, 115V/60HZ, 3450 RPM
  • Heavy duty 10' SJTW power cord; 3-prong plug
  • Adjustable vertical float switch with 10' cord and piggy back plug
  • Can be used with a sealed radon cover
  • Pump dimensions: 8" diameter base, 12" high
  • Pump weight: 11 lbs.
  • Agency listing: CSA approved
  • 2 year manufacturer's warranty

Items Included

  • Sump pump
  • 1-1/2" Pipe, 12" long, with fitting
  • Check Valve, 1-1/2" Size
  • Vertical Float Switch
  • High Water Alarm
  • 1-1/2" Discharge Hose and clamps
  • 1-1/2" Discharge Tee and various PVC fittings
  • Installation instructions

Additional Tools and Supplies Needed for Installation

  • PVC primer and cement (small cans) for PVC connections
  • Teflon tape or pipe sealant for threaded connections
  • Hand saw or PVC cutting tool
  • Utility knife, tape measure, large adjustable pliers
  • Phillips and slot head screwdrivers

Shipping Information

  • Shipping weight: 20 lbs.
  • Free standard ground shipping to the continental USA.
  • Canadian customers: We must process your orders over the phone. To place an order, call us at 800-318-4159. Ground shipping to Canada is $69 (includes customs duty).
  • Call us for quotes to Alaska and Hawaii, or for Second Day or Next Day Air Shipping quotes.

Definition: "Lift"

  • "Lift" is the height the sump water must be pumped before leaving the house.
  • A typical basement is 7 feet tall, plus 2 feet into the sump pit, for a total of 9 feet of lift. Higher lift distance makes the pump work harder, thereby reducing its pumping rate.

Read our article to learn how to determine your sump pump capacity needs.

Note: All prices in USD

Click to get to the sump pump category page. In addition this secondary sump pump, we also offer a primary sump pump system, the SP3000 basement sump pump.