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Scope of Standard: This standard is for types, nomenclature, and definitions of rotodynamic pumps with radial, mixed flow, and axial flow impellers, as well as regenerative turbine, Pitot tube, vertical diffuser, submersible motor deep-well and shortset pumps, commonly defined as vertically suspended rotor and vertical overhung impeller types (that may be driven by vertical electric motors or horizontal engines with right-angle gears) of all industrial/commercial types.


What You Will Learn/Overall Benefits:

  • Gain a fundamental understanding of rotodynamic pumps to properly classify and describe different pump types
  • Learn terms that apply to different pump parts to better communicate with manufacturers and other pump people using standardized terminology
  • Understand how to identify pump parts for troubleshooting in the field 

Applicable Markets:  Most common pump industry segments using rotodynamic pumps in various services including chemical, petroleum, slurry, water and wastewater, residential, electric power, residential, electric power and more. 

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ISBN: 978-1-935762-79-9
Pages: 125
Approval Date: 2019
Table of Contents: View in PDF Format
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Content: Pump part and operation definitions, illustrated industry practices, enhanced family trees showing pump designations unique to each pump type, cross-sectional drawings showing details of pump parts, explanation of the relevance of suction specific speed to different pump geometries, details on how these values affect performance … and much more.

Hot link to TOC: http://www.pumps.org/estore/stdi/14.1-14.2a.pdf

Who Should Buy This Standard:  Young engineers, specifiers and engineering consultants who are unfamiliar with terminology associated with rotodynamic pumps.



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