Case Study: Product Testing - Submersible pumps


Consumer Products
Submersible pumps - comparative performance testing.


Various submersible pumps are under consideration for inclusion in a distributor's catalogue.

In order to select the most suitable product, a programme of comparative testing has to be devised to assess relevant performance capabilities.


The test regime considered:-

Operability instructions, installation, ease of use
Productivity flow, flow against pressure head
Durability long term operation

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