Pumps 101

The Key to Picking the Perfect Pump for the Job

With the right information, our sales representatives can quote a pump to more precisely fit your needs.


Just let us know the following:
  • Fluid name, concentration, specific gravity, viscosity, solids data, temperature, flammability
  • Total dynamic head (TDH) and flow required
  • NPSHa (Net Positive Suction Head available)
  • Description of application
  • Customer experience with suitable materials of construction
and we’ll suggest the best pump model for you.
Pumps 101

Please hover over the tiles below for a brief Pump 101 tutorial and those factors that influence pump selection.