A positive displacement pump was needed that could handle natural latex with care. The temperature of the medium is not permitted to exceed 25°C while pumping due to the the risk of coagulation. The previous membrane pump frequently clogged and suffered from wear on the inlet and outlet valves.
A Börger Rotary Lobe Pump was equipped with a cooling system and installed. The Boerger Rotary Lobe Pump with its gentle pumping and the cooling system ensures the medium has an optimum temperature and that the system runs smoothly.
|Börger||Rotary Lobe Pump|
|Rated capacity||30 m³/h (132 usgpm/h)|
|Pressure||2 - 3 bar (29-44 psi)|