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Mechanism of slurry pump

  1. Sep 18, 2008 #1
    hi guys
    I am working on a project which requires the transportation of microalgae. I was suggested to use slurry pump for the same.
    however I wanted to know its mechanism of functioning before jumping on to its purchase. I was not ble to find a satifactory reaponse to my query. I would be thnkful if someone could post the link of its mechanism.
    thanks in advance!
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  3. Sep 19, 2008 #2


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    Slurry pumps are typically centrifugal pumps. Here is some general info on them:

    http://www.gouldspumps.com/cat_pf_0001.html [Broken]

    This may help in your selection:

    http://www.gouldspumps.com/SlurrySolidsHandling.html [Broken]

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