Centrifugal pumps

January 2009
Chemical Business;Jan2009, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p51
Trade Publication
The article presents information about centrifugal pumps. First invented in the late 1600s by Denis Papin, a centrifugal pump is a rotodynamic pump that boost the speed of a fluid. in 1851, a curved vane centrifugal pump was created by John Appold. The pump works by turning rotational kinetic energy into increased static fluid pressure.


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