Vacuum Pumps: the Basics

At Pump Solutions Australasia, we offer a full line of vacuum pumps which we import from elite global manufacturers to our Perth facility. We would like to provide you with a guide to the basics of vacuum pumps. While invention of the first vacuum pump was credited to Otto von Guericke in 1650, their predecessors,
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Vacuum Pump Applications in the Laboratory

There are numerous vacuum pump applications for laboratories. In fact, if not for vacuum pumps, most laboratories would grind to a screeching halt. Here are some of the many vacuum pump applications in laboratories. Aspiration Aspiration is the use of suction to remove gases, fluids or debris. They can be used for applications such as
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Becker Vacuum Pumps: Keeping the Medical Industry Healthy

Becker vacuum pumps are manufactured in Germany, at their facilities in Apolda and Wuppertal. Becker is one of the oldest pump manufacturers in the world; they were established in 130 years ago in 1885. They are now known around the world, with 15 international subsidiaries and distribution in 24 countries. Why Becker Vacuum Pumps are
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How to Choose Positive Displacement Vacuum Pumps By Type

Vacuum pumps are popular, but they can be confusing. There are three popular types of vacuum pumps: positive displacement, momentum transfer and entrapment. For most applications, however, positive displacement pumps are the most popular. Positive Displacement Pumps: How They Work Positive displacement pumps create a vacuum by expanding a cavity, allowing liquids or gases to
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