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Title: Well-pump alignment system

Abstract

An improved well-pump for geothermal wells, an alignment system for a well-pump, and to a method for aligning a rotor and stator within a well-pump, wherein the well-pump has a whistle assembly formed at a bottom portion thereof, such that variations in the frequency of the whistle, indicating misalignment, may be monitored during pumping.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Cedar Crest, NM)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
SANDIA CORP
OSTI Identifier:
871910
Patent Number(s):
5823261
Assignee:
Sandia Corporation (Allbuquerque, NM) SNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
well-pump; alignment; improved; geothermal; method; aligning; rotor; stator; whistle; assembly; formed; bottom; portion; variations; frequency; indicating; misalignment; monitored; pumping; bottom portion; assembly formed; /166/340/367/415/417/

Citation Formats

Drumheller, Douglas S. Well-pump alignment system. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Drumheller, Douglas S. Well-pump alignment system. United States.
Drumheller, Douglas S. Thu . "Well-pump alignment system". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/871910.
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title = {Well-pump alignment system},
author = {Drumheller, Douglas S.},
abstractNote = {An improved well-pump for geothermal wells, an alignment system for a well-pump, and to a method for aligning a rotor and stator within a well-pump, wherein the well-pump has a whistle assembly formed at a bottom portion thereof, such that variations in the frequency of the whistle, indicating misalignment, may be monitored during pumping.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {1998},
month = {1}
}

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