Pump Knowledge

Pump Knowledge

how to read aod pump curve

To find out how much compressed air you need to run an Air Operated Diaphragm (AOD) pump, first learn how to read an AOD Pump curve correctly.
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Understanding any given pump’s performance curve enables you to understand the limitation of that pump, reducing downtime and maintenance cost.
pros and cons

Although self-pumping pumps is easier to operate, it still has its limitations and fair share of problems.
putting on gloves

80 percent of centrifugal pump problems are caused by not priming a pump or not doing it properly.
pump classification crop

With seemingly endless variety of sizes and type of pumps on the market, it can be very confusing. We aim to clear up the confusion.
fluid viscosity

A fluid’s viscosity, or thickness, will affects how it will behave in a pump. Fluids are classified into four main groups Newtonian, Pseudoplastic, Dilatant and Thixotropic.