Wortformen:(regular plural) fluid heads
( Chemical Engineering : General )
The fluid head of a pump drawing oil through a five-inch pipe is 120 ft of water at 70°F.
Fluid head is the height of a vertical column of fluid and represents mechanical energy per
pound of fluid.
The fluid head is the pressure which is measured by the height to which fluid that is being pumped
can be raised by the pressure.
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