What is Gear Pump?
Gear Pump is a tool or a mechanism which has more than 2 gears which help in moving fluids from one place to another.
These gears inside creates a vacume pressure which help to draw liquid.
How are these pumps caterised.
mainly these are categorized based on the internal and external gears, others are the 2 main variations in the gear pump.
- internal gear pump
- external gear pump
Internal gear pump:
These pumps are used for various activities as they are very effective with thin liquids also excel thick liquids like chocolates, asphalt etc.
These also pump fluid at a wide range of temperatures, handling up to 750 F
External gear pump:
These are the most popular pumps, these are usually used in high-end mechanical tools, fluid transfer units, big oil pumps.
These pumps come in single or double pump configurations, they operate at 1700 or 3400 rpm.
When did the gear pump come into existence?
The gear pump model was proposed around 1600 by the person named Johannes Kepler.
Johannes Kepler was an astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer from German
He is best known for his laws of planetary motion, his work as also influenced the Newtons theory.
Source : Wikipedia
who is the best manufacturer of the pump industries
Grundfos: Grundfos is a worldwide pioneer in pump solutions and water technology. Company designs develop and manufacture in Denmark.
Flowserve: Flowserve Corporation is a pioneer in manufacturing and aftermarket service for flow control systems. They produce pumps, valves, seals, automation etc
ITT Inc. ITT is a worldwide corporation, they manufacture high-end critical components in technology and also customized technologies to companies.
KSB Group: KSB is leaders in the manufacturing of Pumps, Valves their high-efficiency products are used in fluid transportation
Sulzer: Sulzer’s is flow control and system production leaders. The company has a wide range of pumping solutions, application technology etc
Ebara: Ebara’s produces high-pressure custom pumps for use in sewage facilities, drainage systems etc
Schlumberger Limited: Schlumberger is the world’s biggest oilfield services providing company.
which are the type of pumps available.
- Domestic Monoblock Pump
- Borewell Submersible Pumps
- Openwell Submersible Pump
- Booster Pressure Pump
- Sewage Submersible Pumps
- Industrial Pumps
- Agriculture Pumps & Engines
- Pumps For Washing
- Vane Pump
- Dosing Pumps
- RO Booster Pump
- Dewatering Sump Pumps
- Shallow Well Jet Pump
- Cooler Pumps
- Rotary Gear Pumps
- Grease Pumps
- Fuel & Oil Transfer Pump
- Centrifugal Pumps
- Swimming Pool Pumps
- Vertical Inline Pump sets
I recomend you to buy in shops rather buying online.
As there as multiple gear pumps, it would be realy confusing as it would not suiyte your basic requirements.