Sutorbilt 7M Blower
The Sutorbilt 7M Positive Displacement Blower is a model in Gardner Denver’s Sutorbilt Legend series. The current series is the “P” series, so new 7M models may be referred to as 7MP blowers. Older series include the 7ML, 7MF and 7MB blowers.
pdblowers is a distributor and agent for Howden Roots, the largest manufacturer of positive displacement blowers. We offer repair and replacement services for the Sutorbilt 7M blower. Click here to learn more about Sutorbilt 7M blower repair.
The Roots equivalent for a Sutorbilt Legend 7M is typically the Roots URAI 711, although it is always recommended to check your specific performance requirements when selecting a blower. A basic comparison of specs is below; for more information or to buy online, click here for the Roots 711 URAI blower.
Sutorbilt Legend 7M vs Roots URAI 711
|Sutorbilt Legend 7M||Roots URAI 711|
|Flow Range:||to 1383 CFM||to 1413 CFM|
|Max Δ Pressure:||10 psi||10 psi|
|Max Δ Vacuum:||16″ Hg||16″ Hg|
|Connection:||6″ Flange||6″ Flange|
|Drive End Lubrication:||Grease||Grease|
|Gear End Lubrication:||Oil||Oil|
|Required Oil for Gear End (Horizontal Unit):||56 ounces||59.5 ounces|
|Required Oil for Gear End (Vertical Unit):||27 ounces||32.3 ounces|
|Recommended Oil:||Aeon PD||Roots Synthetic|
|Unit Weight:||638 lb||530 lb|
|Configurations:||LHC, RHC, BHC, THC||LHC, RHC, BHC, THC|
*Mounting feet – Universal mounting feet allow the blower to be mounted in a horizontal or vertical position with the same feet. The Flex-Mount design has different feet for mounting horizontal or vertical.
**Configurations – This refers to the placement of the driveshaft and orientation of the blower. Click here for more information.
Sutorbilt Model Numbers
Model numbers consist of 7 characters and will be stamped on a nameplate on the blower. The first four characters will be the same for all of the 7M blower models. The last three characters will indicate the configuration, series and basic options for the specific blower.
The current standard 7M configurations are: GAGMDRA, GAGMCRA, GAGMBRA, GAGMARA
Previous standard model numbers may include: GAGMDPA, GAGMCPA, GAGMBPA, GAGMAPA, GAGMALA, GAGMBLA, GAGMCLA, GAGMDLA, GAGMAFA, GAGMBFA, GAGMCFA, GAGMDFA, GAGMABA, GAGMBBA, GAGMCBA, GAGMDBA