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 CERAMICS INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE CERAMICS INDUSTRY INCLUDE:

  • Filter Press
  • Batching
  • Bulk Transfer
  • Casting Machines
  • Day Tank Transfer
  • Day Tank Transfer
  • Glaze Spray
  • Mixing
  • Mold Filling & Cleaning
  • Slip Transfer & Recirculation
  • Tanker/Railcar Unloading
  • Utility (Portable)

SOLUTIONS WE OFFER:

  • DIAPHRAGM PUMPS: A diaphragm pump (also known as a Membrane pump) is a positive displacement pump that uses a combination of the reciprocating action of a rubber, thermoplastic or teflon diaphragm and suitable valves on either side of the diaphragm (check valve, butterfly valves, flap valves, or any other form of shut-off valves) to pump a fluid.1

  • PERISTALTIC PUMPS: A peristaltic pump is a type of positive displacement pump used for pumping a variety of fluids, they are also commonly known as roller pumps. The fluid is contained within a flexible tube fitted inside a circular pump casing (though linear peristaltic pumps have been made). A rotor with a number of "rollers", "shoes", "wipers", or "lobes" attached to the external circumference of the rotor compresses the flexible tube. As the rotor turns, the part of the tube under compression is pinched closed (or "occludes") thus forcing the fluid to be pumped to move through the tube. Additionally, as the tube opens to its natural state after the passing of the cam ("restitution" or "resilience") fluid flow is induced to the pump.2

  • PROGRESSIVE CAVITY PUMPS: A progressive cavity pump is a type of positive displacement pump and is also known as a progressing cavity pump, progg cavity pump, eccentric screw pump or cavity pump. It transfers fluid by means of the progress, through the pump, of a sequence of small, fixed shape, discrete cavities, as its rotor is turned. This leads to the volumetric flow rate being proportional to the rotation rate (bidirectionally) and to low levels of shearing being applied to the pumped fluid. A common misconception among laymen is that the progressive cavity pump is a simple auger. This type of pump is by no means an auger. This misconception is usually caused by a lack of understanding of the basic principles of pump operation.3

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1Diaphragm pump. (2019, October 22). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diaphragm_pump.
2Peristaltic pump. (2019, November 5). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peristaltic_pump.
3Progressive cavity pump. (2019, July 11). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Progressive_cavity_pump.

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