ShockGuard
ShockGuard
The Pipeline Shock Prevention People
Pump Start-up surge, Valve closure shock, Pump shutdown back flow bang.
Large vessels for high pressures with matching bladders, diaphragms, gas bags, and bellows, for over a third of a century.

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WHICH PUMP START-UP SURGE ALLEVIATOR TO USE


The amplitude of the surge is from the mass and time in which to be accelerated.
It is critically important to make an accurate estimate of pump spin-up time.
Frequency is from pipe length.


 
FOR WHICH TYPE OF PUMPED LIQUID SERVICE

JumboFlex
For liquids that will not require a corrosion resistant vessel shell.

SurgeGuard
For liquids where, being in the bladder, saves having a corrosion resistant shell.

FloatoLator
Used where a suitable bladder Flexorber size or liquid compatible material is not available.

Flexorber
When your liquid compatiblity requires PTFE, Flexflon, or DuPont virgin teflon.

LiquiBello
For extreme temperature

basic schematic - centirfugal pump with surge alleviators by ShockGuard low pressure flexorber liquibello floatolator surgeguard jumboflex floatolator surgeguard liquibello Click on the picture or names for product pages
  surge alleviation - alleviating frequency wave The faster the pump starts, the higher the surge.
 
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LDi - analytical and modeling services and software Visit LIQUID DYNAMICS Intl. Ltd. LDi offers analytical and modeling services. They predict these and similar problems, before pipe systems are built. ShockGuard is a licensed run time user of the LDi Ltd. software, ShockView. ShockView enables us to quickly and accurately run your proposed piping system, in our computers and you what the maximum level of pump start up surge, or shutdown shock will be. Centrifugal pump, start-up surge, shut-down shock

 

Shock Alleviators
Water Hammer and Pipeline Surge / Shock Alleviators
STOP Pump start up surge, Valve closure shock, and Shut down back flow water hammer.
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Understanding Pipeline Surge / Shock Alleviators
Shock alleviators and shock accumulators do not alleviate shock, nor do surge alleviators and surge accumulators alleviate surge. SurgeGuard, JumboFlex, and Floatolator all work in the same way. They provide a soft place, so that the pump does not have to instantly accelerate all the liquid in the pipe system when it starts. Similarly, they provide a place into which flow can continue, for a time, against increasing resistance, when a a valve has been slammed. In both cases, because time has been increased, peak pressure generation is decreased. In short, they all prevent the peak pressure from being generated.

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