Module 3: Cavitation
Objective: To provide a general understanding of cavitation and explore the findings of the FIPR funded cavitation study.
Session A: Cavitation
24 minutes - R. Visintainer
- Definition of NPSH and cavitation
- Video of cavitation
- Effect of cavitation and water hammer
Session B: Pit Concentration Limits and Suction Performance
11 minutes - G. Addie
- Pit concentration limits and suction performance
- Benefit analysis of large impeller slow turning pump at the pit
What Does Cavitation Look Like?
Learn about cavitation in a centrifugal pump, and watch a video showing cavitation as it happens.