Sutorbilt 8H Blower
The Sutorbilt 8H Positive Displacement Blower is a model in Gardner Denver’s Sutorbilt Legend series. The current series is the “P” series, so new 8H models may be referred to as 8HP blowers. Older series include the 8HL, 8HF and 8HB 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 8H blower. Click here to learn more about Sutorbilt 8H blower repair.
Roots does not offer a drop-in equivalent, but we can quote a replacement Sutorbilt 8H blower or alternative Roots models that meet your application requirements. Contact us for a quote.
Sutorbilt Legend 8H
|Sutorbilt Legend 8H|
|Flow Range:||to 884 CFM|
|Max Δ Pressure:||15 psi|
|Max Δ Vacuum:||16″ Hg|
|Drive End Lubrication:||Grease|
|Gear End Lubrication:||Oil|
|Required Oil for Gear End (Horizontal Unit):|
|Required Oil for Gear End (Vertical Unit):|
|Recommended Oil:||Aeon PD|
|Unit Weight:||736 lb|
|Configurations:||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 8H blower models. The last three characters will indicate the configuration, series and basic options for the specific blower.
The current standard 8H configurations are: GAHHDPA, GAHHCPA, GAHHBPA, GAHHAPA
Previous standard model numbers may include: GAHHDLA, GAHHCLA, GAHHBLA, GAHHALA, GAHHDFA, GAHHCFA, GAHHBFA, GAHHAFA, GAHHDBA, GAHHCBA, GAHHBBA, GAHHABA