If you have ever bought a gear water pump, an oscillating piston pump, or a rotary vane pump, there is a very good chance that you are familiar with Fluid-o-Tech. They were founded in Italy in 1948 and concentrated on the automotive, textile, aeronautic and computing industries. In 1976, they … [Read more...] about Know Your Pump Manufacturers: Fluid-o-Tech
There are a number of companies that make good quality pumps and that supply to Australia and beyond, but none quite makes the same kind of pump that Becker does. A company that holds itself to the highest standard in the industry, Becker produces top quality pumps that do more than just what … [Read more...] about Becker Pumps: A Superior Standard of Pumps
In summary, peristaltic pumps work by having a motor move the tube containing the liquid in such a way that the liquid is pumped. Unlike centrifugal pumps only the tube comes into contact with the materials inside, and without the motor to move it along, it would just be a regular tube. These types … [Read more...] about Solve Your Industrial Problems with Peristaltic Pumps
There are many people, possibly including you, who own a swimming pool but without the right kind of quality pump. However, it may simply be a breeding ground for all kinds of unwanted insects and microorganisms. When a pool is not in use or even when it is, when not treated properly, all kinds of … [Read more...] about Keeping Your Pool from Becoming a Microorganism Magnet
For many water pumps gland packing is used to prevent any leakage from the shaft of the pump. … [Read more...] about The Eight Types of Gland Packing
Among the many types of pumps that are used both in the home and in industry, vacuum pumps stand as some of the most versatile and useful. Their design is somewhat simple, yet they can perform a wide variety of tasks that you may not even realise. The basic idea behind the vacuum pump is to … [Read more...] about The Many Uses of Vacuum Pumps
We have seen a lot of water pumps over the years, and most of them fall into distinct categories. Grundfos, however, now offers a pump that is in its own category. It is called the S-tube. The S-Tube is designed for wastewater processing, and combines the designs of a few different types of pump to … [Read more...] about Is the Grundfos S-tube the Wastewater Pump of the Future?
Peristaltic pumps are important to the mining industry. In South Africa, they are playing a major role in rebalancing the pH of water in and around the mines. South Africa is a different situation than WA, but it does serve as a warning for what can happen here in WA if the mining industry isn't … [Read more...] about Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps Repair Mining Damage to Water