Pump & Flowmeter Articles

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.

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.
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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.

Paddlewheel Flowmeters - Getting the Job Done

Paddlewheel Flowmeters Getting the Job Done OVERKILL COSTS Paddlewheel…

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.

Maximize Chemical Injector Pump Performance - Car Wash Industry

There are two primary pump classifications that spawn a multitude of subgroups, or branches. Displacement and dynamic are both essential pumps that are used throughout the carwash industry. Displacement pumps include two important categories, and further sub-categories.

Variable Area Flowmeters offer Economy and Value

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There are many sophisticated ‘high-tech’ instruments available for flow measurement, but not all applications require the technology of those often costly instruments. In fact, in some applications simple flowmeters can offer many advantages over more costly and technical instruments.

Confessions of a Chemical Feed Pump Manufacturer

If you are in the water conditioning or water treatment industry, manage a store, or are an installation professional, odds are excellent you know more than most about pumps. Here are a few things I'm fairly sure you didn't know.

Inside Information on Chemical Feeders in the Swimming Pool Industry

Today’s modern swimming pools may include one or more of the above pumps. Centrifugal pumps are used for pumping large amounts of water, of particular importance in water recirculation. Piston pumps are of importance in water reclamation, such as reverse osmosis systems.