fill pump

fill pump

A pump that supplies water to a gravity tank or to a pressurized storage tank; is usually of the centrifugal type because this type is readily available in a wide range of characteristics.
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Daily service points are in easy reach, and hydraulic oil is added at ground level with the standard electric hydraulic oil fill pump and a quick coupler hose stored on the machine.
The modular design of the extruder facilitates a wide variety of post-fitting options such as a fill pump for liquid-filled ropes or a metering unit for powdered fillings.
"This combination design allows for simple transition from the fill pump to pressure pump, and our five speed transmission allows pressures to be built in a controlled manner versus equipment with a PTO drive," Flynn explained.
* Fill Pump--From the flow meter, the water goes into the pipeline through the fill pump. Depending upon the static head that the pump will be facing, the fill pump can vary in capacity and arrangement, which can differ with each section tested.