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Why Do We Specify Differential Pressure As Well As Differential Head I

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#1 abcd63b

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Posted 16 October 2019 - 09:27 AM

Anyone can simply calculate differential head using the density if we have provided the differential pressure. Then why do we specify differential head separately? It seems redundant. 



#2 Bobby Strain

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Posted 16 October 2019 - 01:02 PM

It is redundant. The specification should be head for a centrifugal pump since this is the fundamental function of a centrifugal pump. Not so for a positive displacement pump, for which pressure differential is appropriate.

 

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