Leak-Free Pumps and Compressors Handbook


  • G. Vetter, Universität Erlangen-Nürenberg, Lehrstuhl für Apparatetechnik und Chemiemaschinenbau Gauerstrasse 4, D-91058 Erlangen, Germany

As environmental legislation concerning leaks and emissions tightens this practical reference manual is a must for all those involved with systems using leak-free (or seal-less) pumps or compressors. This handbook will enable you to understand the various designs and properties of leak-free pumps and select the right pump or compressor to ensure leak free systems whatever the application.
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For all those involved with the use of leak-free pumps and compressors.


Book information

  • Published: December 1995
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-1-85617-230-1

Table of Contents

A survey of leak-free centrifugal and positive displacement pumps
Properties and design criteria for magnetic drives on pumps
Zero-leakage pumps with permanent magnetic drive
Leak-free centrifugal pumps in plastic
Canned motor pumps: An important contribution to leakage-free operation
Standardized chemical pump with canned motor in flameproof enclosure
Canned motor and magnetic drive systems: A comparison
Reciprocating metering pumps in leak-free design
Leakage free metering of fluids in fully automated processes
Processs diaphragm pumps
Diaphragm compressors
Liquid ring vacuum pumps and compressors with magnetic drive
Leakproof roots vacuum pumps