Leak-Free Pumps and Compressors Handbook - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781856172301, 9780080510033

Leak-Free Pumps and Compressors Handbook

1st Edition

Authors: G. Vetter
eBook ISBN: 9780080510033
Hardcover ISBN: 9781856172301
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 20th December 1995
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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.


For all those involved with the use of leak-free pumps and compressors.

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


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About the Author

G. Vetter

Affiliations and Expertise

Universität Erlangen-Nürenberg, Lehrstuhl für Apparatetechnik und Chemiemaschinenbau Gauerstrasse 4, D-91058 Erlangen, Germany