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S6A Meter Mount Display

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S6A Meter Mount Display

Peristaltic Pump Wear Factors

Let’s be honest, we all know that simpler is better. The simplicity of a peristaltic style metering pump makes it a very reliable method for injecting a wide variety of chemicals into water treatment applications. Understanding the variables that result in wear on the pump components, especially wear to the pump tube assembly, can assist […]

Selecting the Right Metering Pump

A search for technology to increase system accuracy, reduce maintenance costs, and enhance an advanced SCADA system led a Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., utility to replace its diaphragm-type pumps and gas–chlorine injection system with peristaltic pumps.

Peristaltic Pumps Excel in Chloramine Application

Peristaltic Pumps Excel in Chloramine Application

Maintaining the correct amount of chlorine for effective drinking water system disinfection in a large municipal drinking water system can be challenging. Piping system lengths, variable flow rates and demands, and other factors contribute to the difficulties in maintaining the optimum level of free chlorine throughout the entire system.

Diaphragm Pumps Vs Peristaltic Pumps. What’s the best choice for you?

Both styles have distinct advantages and dis-advantages over the other. With nearly fifty years (36 me personally) in the industry as a manufacturer of both I would like to share some information with you. If you are currently using diaphragm pumps in your work and having success the odds are good you are educated on the basics of maintaining your diaphragm pump.

Paddlewheel Flowmeters – Getting the Job Done

Paddlewheel Flowmeters Getting the Job Done OVERKILL COSTS Paddlewheel flowmeters are easy to install and operate, resulting in a very low overall cost of ownership. Relatively low cost paddlewheel style electronic flowmeters are proof that high cost doesn’t always mean better value. The components of a system must be able to perform the required task […]

Paddlewheel Flowmeters and why they are popular

Those of us in the instrumentation industry know there is a simple rule; if you want higher accuracy, it will usually cost more money. Paddlewheel Flowmeters come very close to dispelling that rule.