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Basics of the Lineshaft Pump

Lineshaft pumps are rotodynamic pumps driven be extended rotating shafts, and per Hydraulic Institute (ANSI/HI), continuously imparting energy to the pumped fluid by means of a rotating impeller, propeller, or rotor. Lineshaft pumps are axial flow, mixed flow or radial flow impeller pump types, which can be driven by electric motors or internal combustion engines. All vertical lineshaft pumps are sometimes referred to a vertical turbine pumps.

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