Blichmann RipTide® Upgrade Kit

  • All of the parts of the Blichmann RipTide Upgrade Kit
All of the parts of the Blichmann RipTide Upgrade Kit The Blichmann RipTide Upgrade Kit fully assembled

Blichmann RipTide® Upgrade Kit

SKU 42493



Product Details

Wouldn’t it be great to increase the performance of your brewing pump without having to buy a new one? Well, now you can! With the Riptide Upgrade Kit, you can transform your March or Chugger pump to have all the great features of the revolutionary Blichmann Riptide Brewing Pump.

Combining both the ease of use with performance, the Riptide Upgrade Kit features a rotatable 360-degrees stainless-steel head that makes it inevitably easy to set up and fit virtually in any direction. It also features an integrated linear flow valve, granting you superior control in liquid flow. Best of all, this set-up disassembles in minutes for easy cleaning. Now you can get all the benefits of a new pump without having to break the bank!


  • Tri-clamp head connection fully disassembles in minutes for easy cleaning.
  • Integral linear flow valve for superior flow control
  • Stainless steel head rotates 360 degrees to fit in virtually any installation.

(Pump not included)

*Note: not compatible with the Steelhead 2.0

Proposition 65 Warning for California Consumers: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and/or birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Additional Information

SKU 42493

This Upgrade Kit will fit the following pumps:

  • CPSS-IN-1 (115V)
  • CPSS-IN-2 (230V)
  • CPSS-CI-1 (115V)
  • CPSS-CI-2 (230V)
  • CPPS-IN-1 (115V)
  • TCPSS-IN (115/230V)
  • TCPSS-CI (115/230V)

Chugger X-Dry:
  • XCPSS-CI-1
  • XCPSS-IN-1

  • 809-BR-HS
  • 809-PL-HS
  • 809-SS-HS
  • 809-BR-HS-C
  • 809-PL-HS-C
  • 809-SS-HS-C
  • 809-BR
  • 809-PL
  • 809-SS
  • 809-BR-C
  • 809-PL-C
  • 809-SS-C
  • 815-BR
  • 815-PL
  • 815-SS
  • 815-BR-C
  • 815-PL-C
  • 815-SS-C

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
John M.
Works great with Steelhead (V1.0)

Although Blichmann does list it as compatible with first generation Steelhead pumps, it works just fine. It's a great upgrade for the old pump.