TITLE

PROPER IMPELLER TIPPING CRITICAL TO FEEDWATER PUMP PERFORMANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Behnke, Paul W.
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Power Engineering;Jan2005, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the significance of a proper impeller vane tipping to the performance and reliability of boiler feedwater pump. Impact of boiler feedwater pump failures on the work at electric power generating stations; Steps taken by Bechtel Power Corp. to prevent boiler feedwater pump failures; Importance of a properly executed impeller vane tipping.
ACCESSION #
15794253

 

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