New Generation R 5 RD

RD series vacuum pumps belong to the Busch product family of proven R 5 rotary vane vacuum pumps. They have been specifically designed for use in vacuum packaging machines and fast packaging cycles.

New Generation R 5 Rotary Vane Vacuum Pumps

The new R 5 RD series sets a new standard for rotary vane vacuum pumps, offering energy consumption savings of up to 20%.

The R 5 RD rotary vane vacuum pump has been perfectly optimized for fast packaging cycles in vacuum packaging machines.

Discover the advantages:

  • Reduced energy consumption
  • Reduced heat emission and optimized heat direction
  • Faster and easier maintenance

Key optimizations at a glance

  • Optimization of the compression chamber
  • Redesigned oil return valve
  • Single exhaust filter with reduced backpressure and enhanced filtration performance

Other features

  • Reduced maintenance and increased uptime due to mounting of components requiring maintenance on one side
  • Cooling air outlet may be directed sideways or downward, depending on how the RD is built into the packaging machine


A gas ballast device fitted as standard equipment permits the extraction of humid air, making this vacuum pump ideal for the packaging of fresh meat and other moist products.

R 5 RD rotary vane vacuum pumps are the latest development from Busch Vacuum Pumps and Systems and based on the proven technology of the highly successful R 5 series. The R 5 series of rotary vane vacuum pumps stands out for its robustness and operational reliability. Over 2.5 million R 5 rotary vane vacuum pumps are in operation every day worldwide. 

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Contact us directly (Busch United States):
+1 757 463 7800 Get in contact

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