Drum Pump Manufacturers
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Drum pumps are pretty simple devises, but it’s important to determine the right pump size for your application in order to minimize repair and operating costs. That’s were a drum pump manufacturer can help. They can help analyze your system (including head, flow, fluid characteristics) to help determine the right pump for your application.
PumpScout works with dozens of drum pump manufacturers and suppliers. We have listed a few below, but you can also use the search module to the right of this page to connect with additional suppliers, including local distributors.
More information about drum pumps:
Drum pumps use a narrow vertical shaft pump with the pumping end at the bottom of the tube that is inserted into the barrel. The outlet connection on the pump may lead to smaller containers or a larger basin meant to hold the fluid.
Some are run by an electric motor, while others may be cranked by hand power. Hand-cranked pumps are common in the food and agricultural industries, and electric-motor drum pumps are more often used to pump viscous or corrosive liquids when minimal human contact is preferred. For larger containers, electrically powered piston pumps, diaphragm pumps, and pneumatic pumps are often used.
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