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  1. Explosion Proof Pumps: Who needs them? What are they?

    What is an Explostion Proof Pump & Where is it Used?

    Who needs an explosion-proof

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  2. Food Grade Pumps

    There are pumps for many different types of applications. Some of the applications require pumps made a specific way, with specific materials. Food grade pumps come in many different configurations depending on the specific application. While they may look different, they all share common elements.
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  3. Submersible Pumps: What Are They And Are They Worth It?

    Whether you’re in need of a pump for an industrial operation or you just need to clear out a flooded basement, submersible pumps are a versatile tool with a variety of applications. In this article, we’ll provide an overview of what a submersible pump is and what their advantages and disadvantages are.
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  4. The right residential fire pump

    Homeowners looking for fire pumps need to be careful; the right pump and right equipment are vital

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  5. CBD Extraction & Pumping Equipment

    Over the past decade, the United States has experienced an explosion in demand for hemp products.

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  6. Types Of Water Hoses

    The term “water hose” can be used for many different applications. But, before you just buy a w

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  7. What is an explosion proof pump

    What is an explosion proof pump

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  8. Irrigation For Hemp Growers

    As you can imagine, the variety of irrigation systems mean there is also a wide range of pumps that can be used. If you are not familiar with the requirements for a given system, call us. We are always happy to help you and ensure you get the correct irrigation pump for your hemp crop.
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  9. 6 Common Water Pump Questions

    As the year comes to a close, we look back on the questions people most often ask about water pumps. While each application may have specific and unique questions about the pump specs, when it comes to water pumps, here at the 6 most common questions we are asked.
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  10. What Makes A Pump A “Chemical Pump”?

    As you might expect, chemical pumps are designed to handle fluids that are corrosive or abrasive. While the term chemical pump is specific, the applications for using chemical pumps are more widespread than the term might imply.
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  11. Buying American Made Water Pumps

    Buying American products is more than a symbolic show of patriotism. It has real effects on the world and on the communities closest to us. Although it’s probably not possible to buy every good you own from America, when you get the opportunity to, it’s a small way to support American workers and communities who depend on it.
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  12. Flooding: Prepare, Stay Safe, Clean Up

    We get a lot of calls about which pumps are best to deal with flood waters. Dewatering after a flood is not as simple as just connecting hoses and pumps. But, dealing with flooding actually starts before the water ever comes. In our three-part series about dealing floods, we cover some of the high-level steps you can take. But, to be as safe as you can, contact local officials to understand the resources and special circumstances of your town.
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  13. Once the storm passes: Dealing with the flood

    The aftermath to a disaster may seem almost as daunting as the storm itself. But reliable equipment and know-how will take a bit of the stress out of dealing with the clean up. Taking safety precautions, consulting local officials, and gathering information can help ease the process and offer lessons for future emergencies.
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  14. Dealing with the Storm

    Remember, preparation and information are the most important parts of getting through a disaster. Establish your news sources beforehand and how you will access them, assemble your emergency supplies, and know your evacuation procedures. Staying calm during the chaos and making informed decisions will help protect your family and your livelihoods.
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  15. Preparing For Flooding

    The first step in dealing with floods is understanding and preparing for the risks. Knowledge and planning are your best defenses when dealing with the impact of flooding. The time for this step comes well before the flooding starts. In our next articles, we’ll discuss what to do during a flood and recovering from a flood.
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  16. Sanitary NSF Pumps: What Is The Certification

    Sanitary NSF Pumps for food processing, beverage production and potable drinking water. These include food grade sanitary pumps for oils, honey, milk, beer potable water, extracts, paste and more. The term sanitary NSF is often confused or misused. It means different levels of cleanliness or cleanability to different people. Sometimes referred to as FDA approved or complaint and 3A approved, NSF / ANSI certified. Depending on the level needed the prices can vary greatly.
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  17. Calif Prop 65

    The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment is establishing this website to provide the public with information on chemicals, products and locations often associated with Proposition 65 warnings. These warnings inform Californians about their exposures to chemicals that cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.
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  18. Portable Water Pumps

    There are many different types of portable water pumps, so be sure you get the right type of portable water pump. Know what the applications will be so we can recommend the best pump for your needs.
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  19. High Pressure Water Pumps

    High-pressure water pumps come in many different types and sizes. While "high-pressure" may apply to many different pumps, these pumps serve very different needs. Knowing a bit about pumps and how high pressure is created can help you select the right pump for your application. If you're not sure, give us a call.
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  20. Irrigation Sprinkler System Parts: Pumps & Much More

    When deciding on a lawn irrigation system, planning ahead is the most important thing you can do. For those who water their grass with a traditional garden hose and lawn sprinkler from the hardware store, the idea of a sprinkler system may seem deceptively simple. From the water pump you select to the sprinkler heads you install, designing a well-functioning lawn irrigation system is anything but simple. Below is a high-level review of the components of a lawn irrigation system.
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  21. Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps

    Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps

    Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps, or AODD pumps,

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  22. Time To Look At A Propane Conversion Kit?

    Over the past couple of months, there have been several hurricanes that devastated parts of Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and Caribbean Islands. There were two common issues in all these areas. One, high standing water, and two, no electricity. Compounding these two issues as a third, lack of gasoline. People had generators and pumps, but they could not acquire enough gas to operate them.
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  23. Two Key Terms In Pump Specifications - GPM & Head

    Now, we combine GPM and Head to understand how a pump meets some of the performance requirements that your applications have.

    Pumps have measurements of “GPM at X feet of Head”. Given the same power and pump design, there is a trade off between Head height and Gallons Per Minute.

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