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The Fluid Systems Engineering and Management Blog

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The Flow of Fluid in Vertical Pumps and Intake Systems

by Jeff Hopkins, on 11/26/19 9:00 AM

Vertical pumps are often used in locations with space or weight restrictions. Another advantage of vertical pumps is that the alignment between the driver—usually an electric motor—and pump is easier to maintain than many horizontal pumps. Vertical pumps use a unique set of shaft and bearing support configuration that allows vertical configuration, with the driver at the top and the pump components at the bottom.

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