• Rotodynamic Centrifugal Slurry Pumps (ANSI/HI 12.1-12.6-2016 - secure PDF)

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New to the Standard: 

  • Explained non-Newtonian slurry conditions
  • Experimental froth volume factor
  • Application limits of single mechanical seals
  • Fully split pusher seal information now included
  • Mechanical seal materials
  • Added definitions: specific energy consumption,
  • Operating precautions for threaded impellers
  • Revised start-up instructions/ recommendations

Scope of Standard: ANSI/HI 12.1–12.6 offers a basic educational overview on rotodynamic (centrifugal) slurry pumps, design and application considerations related to the selection of the right pump for a specific industry including pump installation as well as operation and maintenance procedures. The standard addresses a variety of pump designs in the categories of:

  • Overhung impeller/close coupled pumps
  • Overhung impeller/flexibly coupled pumps

What You Will Learn/Overall Benefits:

  • Gain a background about the unique features of rotodynamic (centrifugal) slurry pumps
  • Properly select and use pumps for specific applications
  • Learn how to operate, maintain and troubleshoot air-operated pumps
  • Over on pump testing to verify performance prior to installation

Applicable Markets:  Mining and other industries that pump abrasives such as sand, rock and slurry.

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ISBN: 978-1-935762-52-2
Pages: 126
Approval Date: 2016
Table of Contents: View in PDF format
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Content: Overview on slurry pump types with detailed drawings of pump components, nomenclature, definitions, basic pump design, types of slurries, slurry effects on pump performance and froth pumping, pump wear, and hydraulic design and application considerations, system design, wetted materials of construction, bearings, seals, calculations, operating problems as well as proper installation, mounting, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting.  Also provides an overview on testing.

Hot Link to TOC:  http://www.pumps.org/estore/stdi/12.1-12.6.pdf

Who Should Buy This Standard: Engineers and consulting companies looking to gain a basic understanding of rotodynamic (centrifugal) slurry pumps as well as specifiers and application engineers who must understand how to choose the right pump for an application to get the best performance.

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