Processing Magazine

Progressing cavity pump handles wide range of processes

April 27, 2009
The versatile, high-performance progressive cavity pump is designed to handle a wide range of applications from shear-sensitive chemicals to difficult-to-process slurries and sludges. The pump features the highly acclaimed crowned gear universal joint drive train configuration to provide exceptional torque and thrust control. Patented joint seals effectively protect the gear joints from pumpage contamination.The pump line offers capacities of 2 – 2500 gpm and pressure capabilities to 1,000 psi. Numerous models are available in a variety of construction materials with many different options, allowing customization to specific needs. These options include flush gland, fiber deflector and shaft sleeve.