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Whether you’re working on a recreational boat or a giant cargo ship, you should never head out to sea without a bilge pump. Without these, there are so many things that could go wrong. That said, the bilge pump requirements for large vessels and smaller ships are vastly different. In this article, you’ll get a comprehensive look at marine bilge…

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The American Petroleum Institute (API) provides meaningful guidelines on wear ring materials and clearances for all API 610 pumps. Appropriate specification of wear rings contributes to both higher efficiency and higher reliability. If clearances are too small, the pump wear rings could make contact during certain operating conditions, leading to a reduced lifespan or worse. If clearances are too large,…

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September 30th, 2020

Flanges are often referred to by class, or their lb. designation, or even just as a number followed by an octothorpe (the # symbol), which is the hashtag for you millennials, and the pound sign for everyone else. These terms are all used interchangeably to describe the pressure rating of a flange. To make things more confusing, a 600 pound…

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Carver Pump manufactures a full line of vertical pumps. Our G2S (sump pump) and G2C (cantilevered vertical) models come with standard baseplates whose dimensions can be seen in our technical bulletin. Tech Book         G2S                                        G2C What happens when your pump needs a non-standard baseplate? A custom baseplate might require a specialized shape, thickness, finish or tolerance. Below we…

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