These are the instructions for a centrifugal pump a team of product design engineers made for a project to pump water a height of 60cm efficiently.
Pump is still in the prototype stage so any input would be welcomed.
24V Power supply
ABS Plastic Impeller Housing
Motor - RS Components.
Power Supply - Weir Instrumentation Ltd
Meccano No:94 sprocket chain
Ball Bearings - RS components
Step 1: Creating the Frame
The frame was manufactured using 4mm thick laser cut acetate.
Files were created in Solidworks and exported as a DXF file - the format appropriate for laser cutting.
5 Sections were cut and using dichloromethane attached together.
spec and pictures to follow.