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COVID-19 Response Update

In the wake of COVID-19, many companies have had to shut down temporarily. AR North America has been able to keep our shipping doors open and we are still sending out parts and taking your calls. Our shipping department and our whole company are practicing social distancing and the customer service and sales teams are working from home to do everything we can to help keep you up and running and help slow the spread of this devastating virus.

AR is considered an Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce based on the guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on March 19th. We are working to maintain this status in the event of further shutdowns, and we are doing what we can to address safety concerns and the possibility of logistics problems caused by the pandemic.

Our goals are simple:

  1. Maintain a healthy work environment for our employees and customers.
  2. Serve our customers as long as we can during these trying times.

We will keep you updated on changes as we are made aware.  Stay healthy and safe,

AR North America

 

Coming Soon. Updated RK Series Pressure Washer Pumps

Annovi Reverberi is restyling on one of their top products: The RK series pressure washer pumps . These are the highest performance, Italian made triplex plunger pumps you will find are being updated.  This decision is due to the wear and tear of the modul. The new pump housing will be implemented towards the end of 2020.

The new pump housing will provide important information such as:

  • Embossed AR logo
  • “Made in Italy” to emphasize the italian industrial quality and design that sets us apart
  • Laser printed dataplates

Interested in knowing more?  Contact your ARNA sales representative or use our online contact form.

The new RK: new style, same performance. Different pump housing, same heart.

AR RK series updates 2020

RK Series Pressure Washer Pumps

RK 1450 RPM N VERSION 24MM SOLID SHAFT

RK15.28HN
RK18.28HN
RK18.28HNL
RK21.20NL
RK24.15HN

RKA 1750 RPM N VERSION 24MM SOLID SHAFT

RKA4G40HN
RKA3.5G30HN
RKA4G40HNL
RKA4G30N
RKA45G40HN
RKA4G35NL-2
RKA3.5G40HN
RKA4G30AN

RKA 1750 RPM N VERSION 24MM SOLID SHAFT

RKA5.5G30HN
RKA7G20HN
RKA6.5G20HN

RKA 1750 RPM J VERSION 25MM SHAFT FOR ENGINE WITH INTERNAL GEAR BOX

RKA4G40HJ-F22

View all AR commercial plunger pumps for pressure washer application.

AR Blue Clean MAXX2200 electric pressure washer

New Product: AR Blue Clean MAXX2200 Electric Pressure Washer

The new AR Blue Clean MAXX2200 electric pressure washer is the most powerful and portable option available with 2,200 PSI and 1.2 GPM available for any outdoor cleaning job done right. Use it in the mobile cart with heavy-duty rugged wheels making it easy to move it safely from project to project. Remove the unit from the cart and it becomes the ultimate portable pressure washing solution you can use anywhere where there is a garden hose with a water supply and an electrical outlet.

Interested in knowing more or carrying this in your store. Just contact us for more information on this and the entire AR Blue Clean electric pressure washer line-up.

In The Press: Young People, At Sixty Years Old

Annovi Reverberi Family

Young People, At Sixty Years Old

Modena Industria
Filippo Pederzini

Thanks to a mix that has always put innovation and research at the top of the list to increase growth and development in Italy and in the world

A 60th anniversary of the one celebrated last year by Annovi Reverberi. In particular, 2018 was marked by the innovative project “360”. It starts from the new corporate website that encompasses the three divisions of the company – agriculture, industry and cleaning – easily navigable in a single interface. This is followed by various activities related to the Emilia region, including a contest with the Venturi Art Institute for the creation of a 60-year work by Annovi Reverberi and Modena, the contribution to the creation of the new Hybrid Hall of the Baggiovara Hospital and to the concert for the renovation of the San Prospero tower in Reggio Emilia, the city where the founder of Annovi Reverberi was born 93 years ago. Continue reading

Annovi Reverberi AR XWP Series Repair And Maintenance

Annovi Reverberi AR XWP Series Repair And Maintenance Video

This video will cover the XWP series triplex plunger pumps and how to replace the Inlet and discharge valves along with the pistons, seals and guides. Pumps included includes: XWP55.14N, XWP55.14N, XWP50.15N, XWP60.13N, XWP65.12N and XWP70.12N.

0:18 Inlet & Discharge Valves
2:18 Water Seals & Guides
5:07 Pistons

Find the XWP series triplex plunger pumps breakouts here:
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Buy replacementXWP series triplex plunger pumps here:
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Service Dealers (buy parts here):
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To replace the 6 inlet and discharge valves on the XWP series triplex plunger pumps remove the valve caps on the manifold with a 32mm socket

Next, using a pair of needle nose or valve pliers remove the valves by grabbing the plastic valve cage while twisting and pulling straight out

The inlet and discharge valves may look similar but they are not the same.
The bottom inlet valves have a silver spring with less resistance and the discharge valves on the top have a black spring with more resistance

Make sure to clean the thread sealer off of the plugs and the ports for your valves to prevent damage when reassembling it

Put in the new valves, making sure they are properly seated and in the correct spot

Apply a thin layer of thread sealer all the way around the threads when reinstalling the valve caps

Make sure to torque the caps to 2212 Inch pounds or 185 foot pounds before the adhesive dries

Never use the airgun when re-assembling your machine because this can lead to injury to you or damage to your pump

To access the pistons and their guides start by removing the 8 head bolts with an 8 MM allen socket.

To take off the head, rotate the crankshaft with a wrench to help push it off of the pistons

This allows enough space to support the bottom of the head and push off with your thumbs

Be careful not to apply too much pressure to one side of the head because this can crack the ceramic pistons

Once the manifold is off there will be parts either on the pistons or still in the head of the machine.

To remove parts off of the pistons start by using a wrench or your hand to rotate the crankshaft, this will push the parts towards the end of the piston making them easier to twist off.

The best way to take the parts out of the head is to use a rear piston guide extractor, which we sell on our website.

If the seals can’t be taken out by hand, use a small flathead screwdriver to pry them out without scratching the inside of the pump.

The first item to go into the manifold will be the head ring with the flat side facing down
Next comes the high-pressure seal, its concave side should fit over the support ring
New seals are tough to fit in, make sure to work them in at an angle and to only use your hands
The front piston guide comes next with its smaller side going into the head first
To put the rear piston guide in first replace the o ring on the outside, then place in the brown backup ring into it

The low-pressure seal goes on top of the backup ring with its concave sticking out of the guide

If the guide is put in squarely it should click into place

To replace the pistons, remove the piston bolt using a 10 mm socket.

If you are not replacing the pistons make sure to scrape off any residue that has accumulated on the outside

Make sure to Scrub off anything you missed with the knife

Once your parts have been thoroughly cleaned you can put the copper plate and the piston back on

Add the copper washer back on and Again, make sure to clean off any thread sealant from the bolts before putting them back in
Now we can apply a small amount of thread locker all the way around the bottom on the piston bolt before retightening them

Torque the piston bolt to 62 inch pounds

To properly put on the manifold turn the crankshaft so that the outer pistons are even
This helps with pushing the head back on squarely

New seals may be tight, so you can use a soft faced hammer to evenly tap the head into place while supporting it

These head bolts should be torqued to 442 inch pounds or 37 foot pounds

Torquing in a crisscross manner can help evenly tighten the head onto the pump.

If you have any additional questions about XWP series triplex plunger pumps don’t hesitate to contact us.

Annovi Reverberi RTX RTX30.500N Plunger Pump

Annovi Reverberi RTX RTX30.500N Plunger Pump Repair And Maintenance Video

 

This video will cover how to replace the Inlet and discharge valves along with the pistons, seals and guides on the Annovi Reverberi RTX30.500N plunger pump repair and maintenance.

0:29 Discharge Valves
2:16 Inlet Valves
3:33 Water Seals
7:03 Pistons

Find the Annovi Reverberi RTX RTX30.500N plunger pumps breakouts here:
parts-breakdown/pumps
Buy replacement RTX30.500N pumps here:
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Service Dealers (buy parts here):
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These are the tools used in the video to repair the machine

Here are the kits and their parts numbers needed to service the pump

To replace the 3 discharge valves on the top of this pump, remove the valve caps on the manifold with a 24mm socket

Next, using a pair of needle nose or valve pliers remove the valves by grabbing the plastic valve cage while twisting and pulling straight out

Make sure to clean the thread sealer off of the plugs and the ports for your valves to prevent damage when reassembling it

Put in the new valves and make sure they are properly seated

Its ok to use something that you have a firm grip on and that will not damage the inside of your pump to make sure they are in all the way

Make sure the backup ring is correctly fitted in the groove of your valve cap to prevent damaging it when putting the caps back on

Apply a thin layer of thread sealer all the way around the threads when reinstalling the valve caps

Make sure to torque the caps to 531 Inch pounds or 44 foot pounds before the adhesive dries

Never use the airgun when re-assembling your machine because this can lead to injury to you or damage to your pump

To access the inlet valves, pistons, seals and their guides start by removing the 12 head bolts with a 6 MM allen socket.

Watch out for this small o ring that could fall out during servicing, without it. Your pump will end up leaking.

To remove the valves start by taking off the o rings near the valve. Be cautious not to pierce your o rings or they will have to be replaced.

Now you can take a pair of valve pliers to twist and pull the valve straight out
If you are not replacing your valves check the springs to make sure they are functioning properly

Then you can put the valves back into place, followed by the oring

To access the other components in the head remove the 8 other headbolts with an 8mm allen socket

To take off the head, rotate the crankshaft with a wrench to help push it off of the pistons

This allows enough space to evenly pry off the head with 2 screwdrivers on opposite side of the pump

After that, support the bottom of the head and push off with your thumbs

Be careful not to apply too much pressure to one side of the head because this can crack the ceramic pistons

Once the manifold is off there will be parts either on the pistons or still in the head of the machine.

To remove parts off of the pistons start by using a wrench or your hand to rotate the crankshaft, this will push the parts towards the end of the piston making them easier to twist off.

To take the rear piston guides and flow-pressure seal out of the head the best method is to use a pair of channel lock pliers to twist and pull them out

Next, take out the front piston guide

If the high pressure seals can’t be taken out by hand, use a small flathead screwdriver to pry them out without scratching the inside of the pump.

The first item to go into the manifold will be the head ring with the flat side facing down
Next comes the high pressure seal, its concave side should fit over the support ring
New seals are tough to fit in, make sure to work them in at an angle and to only use your hands
The brown backup ring should then fit on top of that

The front piston guide comes next with its smaller side going into the head

To put the rear piston guide in first replace the o ring on the outside, then place in the brown backup ring into it
The low pressure seal goes on top of the backup ring with its concave sticking out of the guide

The small support ring will fit into the seal with its curved side down, make sure to put a small amount of grease onto the ring so that it stays into the seal when you put the guide back into the head

If the guide is put in squarely it should click into place

If you are not putting on new pistons, you can use a knife to remove debris on the piston

Scrubing and wiping them off is also important to do.

To replace the pistons, remove the piston bolt using a 13mm socket.
Take off the brass plate in any fashion that does not end up bending it out of shape

Again, make sure to clean off any thread sealant from the bolts before putting them back in

If you are not replacing the pistons make sure to scrape off any residue that has accumulated on the outside
Once they have been thoroughly cleaned you can put the copper plate and the piston back on

There is a small o ring hidden in the piston bolt, make sure to inspect this to ensure it hasnt been damaged

apply a small amount of threadlocker all the way around the bottom on the piston bolt before retightening them

Torque the piston bolts to 177 inch pounds

To properly put on the manifold turn the crankshaft so that the outer pistons are even
This helps with pushing the head back on squarely

New seals may be tight, so you can use a soft faced hammer to evenly tap it into place while supporting it

These head bolts should be torqued to 442 inch pounds or 37 foot pounds

Torquing in a criss cross manner can help evenly tighten the head onto the pump

Dont accidentily install the inlet manifold on upside down. The words in should be the right way up when put on right

Do not remove these, they are machining ports.

As always if you have any questions about the Annovi Reverberi RTX RTX30.500N plunger pump feel free to contact us.