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Offline rockknocker

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Re: Gear Pump
« Reply #75 on: January 16, 2015, 08:50:09 PM »
Very cool! I especially like your method of keeping tolerances tight by running it in while tightening the cover down.

There has been a lot of "no high pressure" talk, but have you tested it to see how much pressure it can produce? If you put a finger over the end, does it spray fluid very far?

Offline Brian Rupnow

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Re: Gear Pump
« Reply #76 on: January 16, 2015, 11:46:40 PM »
No, it doesn't have a lot of pressure. It has good volume, but if you block the flow with your finger, only a slight amount of pressure can be felt.