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 customize and update a 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..