Tech Talk

Pump Pulsation Dampeners


Pulsation is a vibration or throbbing deviation from a steady stream in the flow of water is measured in psi as the range between the lowest and highest pressures achieved in the pulsation cycle.

A pump pulsation dampener has a set pre-charged, gas filled cylinder with a diaphragm that absorbs system shocks and minimizing pulsations, pipe vibrations, water hammering and pressure fluctuations. By minimizing pulsation in the system components like check valves, packings and other pump components, your system will endure much less wear and tear…