AIChE Equipment Testing Procedure - Centrifugal Pumps (Newtonian Liquids): A Guide to Performance Evaluation
John Wiley & Sons, Aug 26, 2010 - Technology & Engineering - 57 pages
This testing procedure provides methods of conducting and interpreting field tests on centrifugal pumps with actual pumped fluids. Contents include definitions and descriptions of terms; test planning; instrumentation and measurement methods; test procedure; computation of results; and interpretation of results. The volume also contains appendix materials including nomenclature; sample test results; sample calculation (dual units); related calculations; and references.
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A Guide to Performance Evaluation 1000 Purpose and Scope
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 2000 Definitions and Descriptions of Terms
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 3000 Test Planning
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 4000 Instrumentation and Measurement Methods
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 5000 Test Procedure
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 6000 Computation of Results
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 7000 Interpretation of Results
A Guide to Performance Evaluation 8000 Appendix
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