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Little Giant PE-1 Permanently Lubricated Submersible Pump

Part Number 518277

Epoxy filled pumps are compact in design, produce superior water flow and have corrosion resistant plastic housing. These features make them ideal for the water gardening environment.

  • Operates submersed or in-line
  • Inlet cover with snap off screen for easy cleaning
  • 1/4" male NPT outlet accepts 12.5mm hose
  • Thermally protected
  • Not recommended for fuel oil transfer, aquariums and swimming pools
  • Very high quality workmanship from a trusted brand
  • Perfect for hydroponics
  • Made in USA


Made in America
1 year warranty
Max Litres per hour 600
Max Litres per minute 10
Head - or zero flow height 1.4m
Flow rate at different heights Chart below
Maximum liquid temperature 50°C
Power usage - watts 28W
Amps 0.3
Length, width, height - cm 89 x 71 x 91.5
Weight 1.5kg
Power Cord length 2.4 metres
Shaft material Stainless Steel
Thermal shut off (automatic) Yes
Inlet when used as a submersible pump Snap off screen
Outlet Fitting 1/4" male NPT
for 12.5 mm hose
National warranty - Australia wide 1 year


Flow rates at different pumping heights - litres per hour
Model @ .3m @ .6m @ 1.2m Head / Shut Off**
PE-1 579 492 170 1.4m
**Head / shut off - The higher the water is pumped, the less the flow until the maximum pumping height is reached. It is critical that this is understood, this height is where the water stops flowing.

Aussie's Observations about Little Giant PE-1 Permanently Lubricated Submersible Pump

Budget • Good • Better • Best • Superior

Suitable for:

Ponds or water circulation.

What we liked:

Little Giant make the best specialty pumps for these kinds of jobs.

Less than ideal:

Nothing at all, Little Giant are market leaders.


Technical Specifications

Product Name Little Giant PE-1 Permanently Lubricated Submersible Pump
Max Flow L/Minutelitres per min10
DimensionsLxWxH mm89 x 71 x 91.5
Max Flow L/Hourlitres per hour600
Max Head HeightMeters1.4
Made inUSA
WarrantyYears1 Years
Model Number 518277