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Mechanical seals for e-coat

Mechanical seals for e-coat

Mechanical seals for e-coat

Greetings Everyone,

Need some assistance on sealing options for pumping e-coat in the automotive industry.
Pump type: single stage end suction
Pump operating speed: 1460rpm
Product: E-Coat
Density: 1 kg/dm3
Product Temp: 35-40 deg C
Flooded suction: +- 5m + atmospheric (8.3m)
Pump discharge pressure: 350kpa

RE: Mechanical seals for e-coat

Sealless pumps are often used for paints and inks that contain high solids. This includes diaphragm pumps, and reciprocating or rotary pumps where the drive shafts pass though the liquid surface to a submerged pump head.

RE: Mechanical seals for e-coat

Paints and inks with high solids are subject to shear in centrifugal pumps which is why low shear pumps such as diaphragm pumps are so prevalent in that industry.

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