The early centrifugal pump design development

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The great exhibition of 1851 became a turning point in the development of the centrifugal pump. Several designs were shown, of which a few appeared to be very successful. Since then the centrifugal pump has developed into a high efficiency machine which can be adapted to suit almost any working condition. An overview is given of the history of pumping machinery in general and centrifugal pumps in particular.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)28-32
Number of pages5
JournalPumps Magazine
Publication statusPublished - 1998


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