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SOME REASONS AN ORIFACE PLATE APPLIED TO YOUR CENTRIFUGAL PUMP INSTALLATION MIGHT MAKE SENSE.

There are several reasons one might install an orifice plate into a centrifugal pump application. Probably the primary reason would be to help achieve a duty head which is below the head at the minimum impeller diameter.   Another reason might be to limit or control the pump run-out flow where your system resistance is used [...]

By |2017-10-18T17:44:57+00:00July 11th, 2017|Pumps|

DIFFERENT PUMPS IN PARALLEL – Is this a good fit for your application?

by Ian James When you hear “pumps in parallel” it means that at least two pumps are pumping into a common Discharge line. The best reason to operate pumps in parallel is to achieve a greater flow-rate than what you might get with a single pump.  This configuration can also provide greater flow flexibility than a single pump. Essentially [...]

By |2017-10-18T17:44:57+00:00July 11th, 2017|Pumps|