SubDrive SolarPAK 0.75-3hp

SubDrive SolarPAK 0.75-3hp

The System Solution to your solar pumping requirements. Using Franklin quality components, our technical expertise in groundwater pumping, and innovative thinking based on global market inputs, we have developed a rugged, high-output system which tackles the challenges of remote and harsh environments. No other system delivers the features, benefits, and reliability of SubDrive SolarPAK in just one package!

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Specs & Accessories
  • The SubDrive SolarPAK includes:

    • Franklin Electric 4" submersible motor
    • Franklin Electric 4" submersible pump
    • SubDrive Solar controller
    • Flow switch with 30 ft (10 m) cable
    • Variety of flow rates available in: 5, 7, 10, 15, 25, 35, 45 or 90 US gpm (18, 25, 30, 45, 70, 100, 150, or 270 lpm)
    • Motor and drive ratings available in: 0.75, 1.5 or 3.0 hp (0.55, 1.1 or 2.2 kW)

    Solar Panels

    • Available upon request
    • For more information on solar panel kits, see the Specs & Accessories tab


    • High flow system for faster tank fill and significant water output
    • Proven motor and pump technology for long-term reliability
    • Robust IP55, NEMA 3 drive enclosure minimizes impact of wildlife, insects, dust, and weather
    • DC and AC power inputs with auto-switching between the solar array and an AC backup source
    • Seven segment controller display shows real-time input watts and system status
    • Remote telemetry capability through a RS-485 continuous data port
    • MPPT – Max Power Point Tracking for maximizing efficiency of input power
    • Soft start feature prevents water hammer and increases system life
    • Allows use of new solar array or retrofit to existing array (subject to size and performance check)
    • Simple installation and no required maintenance
    • Built-in diagnostics and protection
    • C-tick and UL approved
  • NPT

    SolarPAKSubDrive Solar ControllerSolar Pump - NPTMotorFlow Switch**
    Order No.Drive ModelPart No.US
    StagesSolar PumpPart No. HPPart No.ModelPart No.
    5SDSP-0.75HP90040510SD Solar 0.55 kW N358703005535185SL07S4-PE900205030.752349029204GSC25226014102
    7SDSP-0.75HP90040710SD Solar 0.55 kW N358703005537137SL07S4-PE900207030.752349029204GSC25226014102
    10SDSP-0.75HP90041010SD Solar 0.55 kW N3587030055310810SL07S4-PE900210030.752349029204GSC25226014102
    15SDSP-0.75HP90041510SD Solar 0.55 kW N3587030055315615SL07S4-PE900215030.752349029204GSC25226014102
    5SDSP-1.5HP90040520SD Solar 1.1 kW N358703011135385SL2S4-PE900205101.52345049203GSC25226014102
    7SDSP-1.5HP90040720SD Solar 1.1 kW N358703011137307SL2S4-PE900207101.52345049203GSC25226014102
    10SDSP-1.5HP90041020SD Solar 1.1 kW N35870301113101810SL2S4-PE900210101.52345049203GSC25226014102
    15SDSP-1.5HP90041520SD Solar 1.1 kW N35870301113151415SL2S4-PE900215101.52345049203GSC25226014102
    25SDSP-1.5HP90042520SD Solar 1.1 kW N35870301113251025SL2S4-PE900225101.52345049203GSF21226019102
    35SDSP-1.5HP90043520*SD Solar 1.1 kW N3587030111335935FH2S4-PE936535091.52345049203GSF21226019102
    45SDSP-1.5HP90044520*SD Solar 1.1 kW N3587030111345745FH2S4-PE936545071.52345049203GSF21226019102
    90SDSP-1.5HP90049020*SD Solar 1.1 kW N3587030111390690FH2S4-PE936590061.52345049203GSF21226019102
    7SDSP-3.0HP90040730SD Solar 2.2 kW N358703012237387SL3S4-PE9002071232343062604GC25226014102
    10SDSP-3.0HP90041030SD Solar 2.2 kW N35870301223102410SL3S4-PE9002101232343062604GC25226014102
    15SDSP-3.0HP90041530SD Solar 2.2 kW N35870301223151915SL3S4-PE9002151232343062604GC25226014102
    25SDSP-3.0HP90042530SD Solar 2.2 kW N35870301223251425SL3S4-PE9002251232343062604GF21226019102
    35SDSP-3.0HP90043530*SD Solar 2.2 kW N35870301223351235FH3S4-PE9365351232343062604GF21226019102
    45SDSP-3.0HP90044530*SD Solar 2.2 kW N35870301223451045FH3S4-PE9365451032343062604GF21226019102
    90SDSP-3.0HP90049030*SD Solar 2.2 kW N3587030122390890FH3S4-PE9365900832343062604GF21226019102
    • * High capacity pumps, 35 US gpm (100 lpm) and higher, in a SolarPAK are not supplied with an internal check valve. Output flow may vary due to additional head requirements from external check valve.
    • ** A ~30 foot (10 meter) cable for use with the flow switch is included in SolarPAKs requiring one.

    DOE Ratings (35-90 gpm)

    Solar Pump - NPT
    US GPMStagesSolar PumpPart No. Basic ModelPEICL
  • Specs

    Controller Model No.0.75 hp (0.55 kW) Model1.5 hp (1.1 kW) Model3.0 hp (2.2 kW) Model
    Output voltage, max100V AC, 3-phase200V AC, 3-phase200V AC, 3-phase
    Max Amps (RMS)8.6 A, each phase6.8 A, each phase12.5 A, each phase
    Output Frequency30-60 Hz30-58 Hz30-68 Hz
    Efficiency at Max Power0.960.960.96
    PV Source
    Input Voltage, at mpp*95 - 330 V DC**190 – 330 V DC190* – 330 V DC
    Max Amps Input8.7 A DC, continuous7 A DC, continuous12 A DC, continuous
    Power at mppUp to 1400 wattsUp to 2000 wattsUp to 3500 watts
    Alternate AC Generator
    Input voltage games230 V AC, single-phase230V AC, single-phase230 V AC, single-phase
    Max Amps (RMS)9.6 A16 A25 A
    Power and VA capabilityFollow Instruction Manual for proper Generator Sizing Data
    Controller SizeL x W x DL x W x DL x W x D
    Centimeters (53.34 X 25.87 X 21.87cm)(53.34 X 25.87 X 21.87cm)(53.34 X 25.87 X 26.31cm
    Inches(21.00" X 10.19" X 8.61")(21.00" X 10.19" X 8.61")(21.00" X 10.19" X 10.36")
    Controller Weight
    41 lbs (19 kg)41 lbs (19 kg)47 lbs (22 kg)
    Operating Conditions
    Temperature Range122 °F (104 °F max when using AC generator)
    -25 °C to 50 °C (40 °C max when using AC generator)
    Relative Humidity Range0 to 100% Condensing

    PMA Dimensions

    SystemPump EndPMA
    HPUS GPMStagesHPWt.Discharge (in.)Wt.ABC
    • NOTE: Diameter with cable guard 3.75" (95.3 mm) for 5 & 7 gpm pumps; all others 3.90" (99.1 mm).
    • High capacity pumps, 35 US gpm (100 lpm) and higher, in a SolarPAK are not supplied with an internal check valve.

    Photovoltaic Panels with Racks & Accessories Kit

    No. of PanelsOrder No.DescriptionPole Size Required* (Qty.)PV Panel type
    (included in kit)
    Photovoltaic Panel (Each)
    Watts**Vmpp**Voc**LxWxHWt. (lbs)
    23057090152-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (1)60-cell
    300W+32V40V65"x39"x1.6"40.1 lbs
    33057090003-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (1)
    43057090014-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (1 or 2)
    53057090025-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (2)
    63057090036-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (2)
    73057090047-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (3)
    83057090058-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (3)
    93057090069-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (3)
    1030570900710-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (4)
    1130570900811-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (4)
    1230570900912-SolarPV-60cell-KIT4" SCH40 (4)
    • Includes Solar (PV) panels, Pole-mount racks for PV panels, 600V DC-rated disconnect, connection wire for use between the panels and disconnect & between disconnect and solar VFD, ground wire and bonding equipment, galvanized ground rod and clamps.
    • **Electrical specification data is solar industry STC.

    Solar (Photovoltaic) Panels

    No. of PanelsOrder No.DescriptionPanel typePhotovoltaic Panel (each)
    Watts**Vmpp**Voc**LxWxHWt. (lbs)
    320W+37V46V77"x39"x1.6"49.6 lbs
    • **Electrical specification data is solar industry STC.

    Mounting Racks

    For no. of
    PV Panels
    Order No.DescriptionPole Size Required* (Qty.)Shipping Information
    Size (LxWxH)Wt. (lbs)
    23057090452-SolarPV-Rack4" SCH40 (1)36"x10"x10"21
    33057090463-SolarPV-Rack4" SCH40 (1)23
    43057090474-SolarPV-Rack4" SCH40 (1 or 2)30
    53057090485-SolarPV-Rack4" SCH40 (2)33
    63057090496-SolarPV-Rack4" SCH40 (2)39
    • *Solar Panel Mounting System requires one, 4.0" SCH40, steel pipe as a horizontal cross support beam; this is to be cut to length based on number and type of solar panel.

    DC Disconnect

    ItemOrder No.DescriptionShipping Information
    Size (LxWxH)Wt. (lbs)
    DC Disconnect305709035Safety Switch IP66, 600Vdc 25A 2-Pole4.5" x 4.0" x 7.25"1.25