Do you have questions about Masterflex peristaltic pump systems? Our technical experts have the answers! In fact, here are 5 questions they often get asked when talking to customers about Masterflex pump systems.
Masterflex peristaltic pumps FAQs
Q: Why does Masterflex offer so many different pump head types and so many tubing sizes?
A: Versatilitywhich is one of the greatest advantages of owning a Masterflex tubing pump system. Because we have such a wide variety of pump heads, tubing, and pump drives to choose from in stock, you can effectively customizeand updatea system to fit your ever-changing application needs.
Q: What flow rates are attainable?
A: Depending on what series you select, Masterflex pump systems deliver flow rates from 0.0005 mL/min to 42 LPM.
Q: What is the maximum pressure?
A: The maximum pressure using L/S® high-pressure tubing is 10.2 bar (150 psi); nominal pressure is 1.7 bar (25 psi).
Q: Can Masterflex pumps run dry?
A: Yes. They can pump gases, liquids, or mixed phases.
Q: Are Masterflex pumps positive-displacement type pumps?
A: Yes. The flow rate with water is directly proportional to the rotor speed up to the maximum capacities of the drive.
Get more Masterflex tubing pump systems FAQs, and find more information in our Masterflex tubing pump technical library. You can also call our technical experts at 1-800-323-4340 to discuss your individual application needs.
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