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This topic will introduce you to the Basic Hydraulic Principles. It will also help you to better understand and monitor pump performance.
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Introduction to hydraulics in water pumping systems and the relationship between flow, head and energy.
Learn about the causes and effects of friction loss.
Learn how to calculate friction loss to ensure you select the right pump.
Learn about the causes and effects of cavitation and how to avoid it.
Identify the reasons that can cause a reduction in pump performance.
Learn how to monitor and calculate pump performance by using the three parameters—flow, pressure and power consumption.
Gain a better understanding of water and just how precious a resource it really is.
This task will highlight the advantages and disadvantages of different pump controls.
Learn what to look out for when installing a pump.
This task will teach you how to establish head for pump selection.
Choosing a pump can seem confusing, this topic will guide you through what to consider when selecting a pump.
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