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Use Carbon/Graphite to Prevent Pump Failures from Running Dry

Use Carbon/Graphite to Prevent Pump Failures from Running Dry

When pumps run dry, it can lead to failures, downtime, and unwanted expenses.

Dry running occurs when a pump does not have enough fluid present. In submersible pumps, the fluid acts as a lubricant and coolant to dissipate heat generated by the pump through the media. However, when no fluid is present, there can be catastrophic failures within the pump.

Carbon Graphite Materials Are a Solid Choice for Food & Pharma Applications

Carbon Graphite Materials Are a Solid Choice for Food & Pharma Applications

Catch Metcar in the May 2021 issue of Pumps & Systems to learn about how carbon graphite can be a solution in food and pharmaceutical applications.

OEM vs PMA Replacement Parts for Aircraft Service & Repair

OEM vs PMA Replacement Parts for Aircraft Service & Repair

When aircrafts need to be serviced, parts can either be replaced with an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) part or with a Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) part.

New in Pump Repair: Metcar Partners with Boulden Company to Distribute Carbon Graphite Parts

New in Pump Repair: Metcar Partners with Boulden Company to Distribute Carbon Graphite Parts

Metcar is excited to announce that it’s M-161 babbitt impregnated carbon graphite and M-310 nickel impregnated carbon graphite materials will now be distributed globally by the Boulden Company.

6 Ways Carbon Graphite Moves the World

6 Ways Carbon Graphite Moves the World

Carbon graphite is not a common material choice for the average consumer. While many of us may not be aware of it, carbon graphite parts are used all around us.