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Technical Resources

Beckwith & Kuffel offers the following technical information and links to provide our customers with the most accurate, up-to-date technical information possible.

Please click on the following links for technical information of your choice:


Gardner Denver Compressor Library

Compressor Maintenance Best Practices

Using CAGI Data to Compare Compressor Performance

Compressed Air System Technology


Centrifugal Pump Fundamentals
Introduces basic information on head, capacities, speeds, Affinity Laws, Pump and System Curves

Centrifugal Pump Troubleshooting Guide

Choosing Chemical Dosing Pump

Conversion Factors and Engineering Data Description

Mechanical Data
Various dimensions, weights, capacities and comparisons 

Motor Data
Enclosures, speeds, frame data, currents, terms and conversion factors

Paper Stock
Covers the special considerations involved in handling paper stock and other fibrous suspensions

Properties of Liquid
Viscosity, solids and slurries and vapor pressure

Pump Application Guides
Information on material selection, piping design, field testing, vibration analysis, Vertical and Self-priming pump guidelines

Pump Operation and Maintenance
Startup, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting pumps

Water Data
Water properties, resistance coefficients and steam data

Various Goulds Articles in PDF
Section contains a variety of articles from Goulds on a wide range of topics.