© 1996

Centrifugal Pump User’s Guidebook

Problems and Solutions

  • Authors

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 3-11
    3. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 19-28
  3. Performance Factors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 31-32
    3. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 33-44
    4. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 45-60
    5. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 61-74
    6. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 79-95
    7. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 97-110
  4. Problems Encountered with Centrifugal Pumps

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 117-143
    3. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 145-161
    4. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 163-191
    5. Sam Yedidiah
      Pages 209-219

About this book


Specifically for the pump user, this book concentrates on the identification and solution of problems associated with existing centrifugal pumps. It gives specific examples on how to modify pump performance for increased efficiency and better quality control, which turn into long-term cost savings. Some basic theory is included to give the reader greater understanding of the problems being encountered and attacked.


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Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Centrifugal Pump User’s Guidebook
  • Book Subtitle Problems and Solutions
  • Editors Shmariahu Yedidiah
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-412-99111-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4612-8516-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4613-1217-8
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 388
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Mechanical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
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`...contains information on how to attain and maintain optimum performance from centrifugal pumps and offers an approach diagnosing and solving pumps.'
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