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Assessing Impeller Damage

Publication date: 
April 2015
Author(s): 
Gene Vogel, EASA Pump & Vibration Specialist
Type of media: 
Webinar recording
Recording duration: 
54 minutes

The impeller is generally the most difficult pump component to repair and the most expensive to replace. This session will look at case histories of failed pumps and the steps to determine the cause of failure:

Topics covered include:

  • Erosion, corrosion, cavitation or wear: What happened to this impeller?
  • How to spot the tell-tale signs
  • What operational conditions led to impeller damage
Topic(s): 
Pumps
Troubleshooting & failure analysis