New Pump Types Guide from

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Tacoma, WA – July 5, 2011 – has published a new Pump Types Guide to make is easier for pump buyers to quickly find the right pump for their job.

Pump Types Guide is free and includes more than more than 40 of the most popular centrifugal pumps and positive displacement pumps. The guide provides descriptions of each pump as well as key features, recommended fluid, advantages and ranges for flow rates, total head and horse power for major pump types such as: gear pumps, submersible pumps, diaphragm pumps and more.

“This guide is a huge time saver for pump buyers,” said’s co-founder and CEO Justin Johnson. “A lot of the vital information you need to know about each pump type is housed in one place. The Pump Types Guide lets you compare different pumps simultaneously and ultimately helps you make the best choice.”

The Pump Types Guide is the result of a partnership between the PumpScout editors and leading pump industry expert Mike Volk. Volk is a long-time industry consultant, engineer and author of the book Pump Characteristics and Applications. The guide has already garnered much attention and praise from pump companies and leading pump experts.

Once pump buyers determine the right pump for their project, can connect them directly to the appropriate pump suppliers. Pump buyers simply enter their pump specifications and the software determines which suppliers can offer the pump they need. Pump buyers can even specify whether they want service from a local or national supplier. currently features more than 150 pump suppliers and their product lines including Gorman-Rupp, Blackmer, AMT, Griswold, ABS, and Wilden.

About is a pump manufacturer and supplier search engine featuring more than 150 companies and their product lines. connects pump buyers with the right pump suppliers for their job and provides them quotes – fast and free.

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