Slurry pumping problems Pump engineering EngTips
Jul 24, 20060183;32;We are pumping lime slurry (density 1080 gpl, temp about 60186;C). The installation consists on a feeding tank, a centrifugal pump, a pipe ring, and 5 feed points with a control valve each one. The tank is about 10 m3 capacity with an agitator. The pump is centrifugal, with variable speed drive, 1500 rpm max, and 90 m maximum head.