Pump Type: The 5B1 40170CPO is a hydraulic gear pump, which utilizes a pair of intermeshing gears to transfer hydraulic fluid.
Gear pumps are renowned for their simplicity, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.
Flow Rate: This hydraulic gear pump boasts a maximum flow rate of 5 gallons per minute (GPM). Flow rate is a pivotal specification as it determines the pump's capacity to move hydraulic fluid within a specific timeframe, tailored to meet the requirements of diverse hydraulic systems.
Pressure Rating: Designed to operate under a maximum pressure of 1700 pounds per square inch (PSI), this pump can handle the high pressures commonly encountered in hydraulic systems. A high-pressure rating ensures it can effectively power heavy machinery and equipment.
Mounting: The 5B1 40170CPO Hydraulic Gear Pump is typically mounted to a power source, such as an electric motor or an internal combustion engine, using standard SAE mounting flanges. Proper mounting is crucial for integrating the pump seamlessly into hydraulic systems.
Port Size: This pump features SAE-12 inlet and SAE-10 outlet ports, ensuring compatibility with standard hydraulic hoses and fittings. Appropriate port sizes facilitate easy installation and connection to other hydraulic components.
Material Construction: Manufacturers often construct this pump using robust materials such as cast iron or aluminum alloy, chosen for their durability and resistance to wear and corrosion. Material selection may vary based on manufacturer specifications.
Seals and Gaskets: High-quality seals and gaskets are integral components of the 5B1 40170CPO Hydraulic Gear Pump.
These components prevent hydraulic fluid leakage and ensure long-term reliability. They are compatible with a variety of hydraulic fluids, including hydraulic oils and synthetic options.
Direction of Rotation: When viewed from the shaft end, this pump is designed to rotate in a clockwise direction. The correct rotation direction is crucial for coupling the pump with the power source to ensure proper operation within the hydraulic system.
Temperature Range: The 5B1 40170CPO is engineered to operate efficiently within a specified temperature range, typically between -20°C (-4°F) and 80°C (176°F). This temperature tolerance is crucial for maintaining consistent performance across varying operating conditions.
Shaft Configuration: Equipped with a standard straight shaft with a key, the pump's shaft configuration simplifies the connection to the power source, whether through coupling or belt drive.
Noise Level: The design of this pump incorporates noise reduction features, resulting in quiet operation and minimizing noise pollution in industrial settings. Noise levels may vary depending on operating conditions and fluid viscosity.