The VP1400 is a high performance, deep penetration, water driven fan, constructed using high grade 316 stainless steel. This non-sparking fan is suitable for use on all types of vessels (oil, product, chemical). The VP1400 is specially designed for low pressure systems and large deck openings whilst still maintaining the high static and flow rate for fast and efficient gas freeing.

Fan Key Features:

  • Run at 5 bar pressure while still creating a high operational output;
  • Constructed using high grade Stainless Steel;
  • Efficient “3D Francis Turbine” water motor for low water consumption.
  • Designed and Class-Approved for use in hazardous areas;
  • Supply or Extract mode by simple reversal of supply;
  • Can be supplied with horizontal mounting;
  • Integral ‘Direct In-Line’ drive; no gearbox to maintain or fail;
  • Non-sparking (ATEX approved); 
  • Can operate at low pressures;
  • Lightweight and compact for portability;
  • Can be supplied for horizontal mounting;
  • High air-flow throughput;
  • High static pressure;
  • Efficient motors;
  • Constructed using marine grade materials;
  • Fail-safe bleed tube to indicate seal failure

Fan Specifications:



Drive Media


Safety Features

Non-sparking, Impeller guard

Deck Opening

To suit standard Ø400mm ID deck opening, on a 480 PCD. Alternative deck flanges available on request


Stainless Steel 316 construction




BW (2.5” x 7.5 TPI),<br/>DIN (2.0″ x Storz 52C),<br/>JIS (2.0″ Nakajima 50A),<br/>BSP (2.0” x 11 TPI)

Max Air Flow

14,000 m³/hr (235 m³/min)

Max Static Pressure

1,500 Pa

Max Flow Requirement

48.0 m³/hr

Operating Pressures

1.0 – 7.0 kg/cm²