• Rotodynamic Pumps for Hydraulic Performance Acceptance Tests (ANSI/HI 14.6-2016 - secure PDF)

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New Content in 2016 Version:

  • Incorporated all relevant items identified in the HI 40.6 discussions
  • Added additional illustration identifying measurement locations on different pump configurations
  • Clarified the acceptance criteria evaluation for pumps equal to or less than 10 kW.
  • Updated the pressure tap configurations
  • Upgraded the default acceptance levels for municipal water and wastewater 
  • Expanded measurement uncertainty with the addition of the equation and added Appendix L with examples.

Scope of Standard: This standard covers tests for acceptance of rotodynamic pumps (centrifugal, mixed flow, and axial flow pumps), in this document referred to as pumps. These test types are outlined in the standard:

  • Hydraulic Performance Testing
  • Hydrostatic Pressure Testing
  • Mechanical Integrity Testing
  • NPSH Testing 

Applicable Markets:  
Markets where rotodynamic pumps are used 

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ISBN: 978-1-935762-46-1
Pages: 103
Approval Date: 2016
Table of Contents: View in PDF format
Also Available in Hardcopy: View now

Content: Factory performance tests, pump acceptance tests, permissible fluctuations per acceptance grade, performance test acceptance grades (6) and tolerance bands, acceptance grades with bilateral and unilateral tolerances, default acceptance grades based on application (used when there is no specific test acceptance grade in the contract document), test procedures, NPSH tests, test arrangement, hydrostatic pressure testing, test tolerances, string tests and more! 

Hot Link to TOC: http://www.pumps.org/estore/stdi/14.6.pdf

Who Should Buy This Standard:  Test lab managers who must know how to set up labs for pump testing, determine instrumentation needed for testing and record test data to show results. End users and specifiers who need to understand what test tolerances are necessary for their application.

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