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Hydraulic pumps training


Operating characteristics of pumps in closed circuits


Objective(s) :

to know and understand the theoretical operating characteristics of centrifugal pumps in closed circuits.


Author(s) :

Patrick Delpech


Translator(s) :

Richard Pinder


Advice(s) :

The training difficulty of this lesson is NVQ Level (Vocational Certificate) to A Level (High school Diploma).
This E-book is used when we are concerned by the behavior of centrifugal pumps. For training levels HND to Master’s a more complete knowledge of the subject is necessary and we will refer to the E-book: “Pumps in closed circuits” – level 2.
Before studying this chapter download and print the PDF exercise. Write down your answers to the exercise before checking the corrections on-line.


Training lesson requirement(s) :

“Volume and mass flow rates in HVAC”
“Water filling “
“Centrifugal pumps in closed circuits – level 1