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Axial flow pumps

Lineshaft Pump

Axial flow pumps can come very large ; This 72" (1.8m) diameter model can deliver 600m3 per minute at a head of 7m.


This smaller low head pump is used in the outlet of a trout farm, where it recircualtes water to the ponds in times of low river flow (approx. 500m3hr-1 at 3m head)