discharge head

discharge head

[′dis‚chärj ‚hed]
(mechanical engineering)
Vertical distance between the intake level of a water pump and the level at which it discharges water freely to the atmosphere.

discharge head

The energy per unit weight of fluid on the discharge side of a pump.
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Standard electric pumps function best in relatively pure, cool water, with maximum flow rate and discharge head as the primary performance objectives.
Rehabilitation of the Discharge Head ASSEMBLY "Peerless" serial #163593 (Water Lubricated)
rebuilding the discharge head assembly and supplying new column pipe, couplings, retainers,
Louis, is introducing a forced-air plasma treater that generates a low-temperature plasma, which is blown across parts through a discharge head.
Modular, round discharge head provides unlimited discharge angles.
Tenders are invited for Maintenance Of Water Supply Supply And Fixing Vt Pump Bowl Assly Discharge Head Column Pipe And Tube Shaft At Tube Wells In Sector 143 Noida
The attached food grade Helix conveyor also incorporates polished stainless steel along with quick release clamps and a durable plastic auger casing and discharge head.
Tenders are invited for Vertical Water Turbine Pump With Water Lubricated Type With Stated Bowl Assembly Having Bronze Impellers With Suction Strainer, Stated Column Assembly,Suface Discharge Head, Pre Lubricating Tank, Set Of Tools Etc.
A centrifugal pump still may not have enough pressure to provide the required flow since the delivery volume decreases as the discharge head pressure increases.
The pump is capable of producing flows up to 5,400 gpm and discharge head up to 405 feet.
3", 4" and 6" connection sizes are available with maximum discharge head up to 184' or 80 psi.