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Pump Handbook (Handbook)

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Rely on the #1 Guide to Pump Design and Application — Now Updated with the Latest Technological Breakthroughs

Long-established as the leading guide to pump design and application, the Pump Handbook has been fully revised and updated with the latest developments in pump technology. Packed with 1,150 detailed illustrations and written by a team of over 100 internationally renowned pump experts, this vital tool shows you how to select, purchase, install, operate, maintain, and troubleshoot cutting-edge pumps for all types of uses. The Fourth Edition of the Pump Handbook features:

  • State-of-the-art guidance on every aspect of pump theory, design,application, and technology
  • Over 100 internationally renowned contributors
  • SI units used throughout the book
  • New sections on centrifugal pump mechanicalperformance, flow analysis, bearings, adjustable-speed drives, andapplication to cryogenic LNG services; completely revised sectionson pump theory, mechanical seals, intakes and suction piping, gears, and waterhammer; application to pulp and paper mills

Inside This Updated Guide to Pump Technology • Classification and Selection of Pumps • Centrifugal Pumps • Displacement Pumps • Solids Pumping • Pump Sealing • Pump Bearings • Jet Pumps • Materials of Construction • Pump Drivers and Power Transmission • Pump Noise • Pump Systems • Pump Services • Intakes and Suction Piping • Selecting and Purchasing Pumps • Installation, Operation, and Maintenance • Pump Testing • Technical Data

Synopsis:

The classic pump handbook updated to reflect the latest technological breakthroughs This major revision of the field's number one handbook provides practical data and know-how on the design, application, specification, purchase, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of pumps of every type. You will find in-depth coverage of both theory and actual design, along with 1,100 concept-clarifying illustrations.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors

Preface

SI Units--A Commentary

Chapter 1. Introduction: Classification and Selection of Pumps

Chapter 2. Centrifugal Pumps

Chapter 3. Displacement Pumps

Chapter 4. Solids Pumping

Chapter 5. Pump Sealing

Chapter 6. Pump Bearings

Chapter 7. Jet Pumps

Chapter 8. Materials of Construction

Chapter 9. Pump Drivers and Power Transmission

Chapter 10. Pump Noise

Chapter 11. Pump Systems

Chapter 12. Pump Services

Chapter 13. Intakes and Suction Pumping

Chapter 14. Selecting and Purchasing Pumps

Chapter 15. Installation, Operation, and Maintenance

Chapter 16. Pump Testing

Appendix: Technical Data

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071460446
Author:
Karassik, Igor J.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Author:
Messina, Joseph P.
Author:
Cooper, Paul
Author:
Heald, Charles C.
Subject:
Engineering - Mechanical
Subject:
Engineering - Industrial
Subject:
Hydraulics
Subject:
Mechanical
Subject:
Industrial engineering
Subject:
Pumping machinery
Subject:
Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Mechanical Engineering-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
INTSTDT
Series:
Handbook
Publication Date:
November 2007
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
1632
Dimensions:
9.17x6.27x2.69 in. 4.89 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The classic pump handbook updated to reflect the latest technological breakthroughs This major revision of the field's number one handbook provides practical data and know-how on the design, application, specification, purchase, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of pumps of every type. You will find in-depth coverage of both theory and actual design, along with 1,100 concept-clarifying illustrations.
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