15 - Pump sizing

Learn how to size a pump for an irrigation zone and deliver the right amount of water to the field. The course is also relevant for other applications.

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Course overview

Modules: 4
Completion time
Completion time: 15 minutes
Difficulty level
Difficulty level: Basic
This course is part of a learning track
This course is part of a Learning Track

Course overview


Calculating pump flow

Learn how to calculate pump flow.


Learning to calculate how much head the pump must generate

Learn how to calculate pump head.

Reading a pump curve

Learn to read a pump curve and understand the relationship between flow and head.

Understanding a groundwater well

Learn how a groundwater well works.

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