The Red Jacket Maxxum ‘Pigtail’ connector will transition to a new UL approved connector with a black grommet. This connector change will phase in over the summer. No other characteristics of this part are changing and either connector can be used with confidence on any 6” Maxxum/Big Flo/High Capacity job site.


Please refer to Manual part nos. 577014-089 or D051-301 for full details concerning installation, operation and maintenance requirements.
As part of our continued roll out of Maxxum improvements in 2014 and 2015, the following part number changes apply. Customer Service will work with you to provide uninterrupted access to parts as we complete the transition from the old to the new part numbers.


As always, feel free to contact us at 1.800.451.4021 with any questions.

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Franklin Fueling TB0515-02 Shared Learning – STP in Water Ballasted Tanks

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Reproduced from Technical Bulletin provided by Steve Langlie, Technical Service Manager Franklin Fueling Systems

While it is well known in the fueling industry that Submersible Turbine Pumps (STPs) should not be exposed to water, we are occasionally asked for guidance on best practices for when underground storage tanks are water-ballasted. The attached Shared Learning document gives guidelines for dealing with STPs in water.

View the below technical bulletin for the specifics of dealing with water-ballasted tanks:

Please contact FFS Technical Services directly at +1-608-838-8786 or Kennedy’s 1-800-451-4021 at if you have any questions regarding this information.

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