Pumping Systems Experiment

Product Code: EX-5554


In this experiment, students determine the characteristic curves for two pumps and examine the impact of placing pumps in series and in parallel.


  • Find the relationship between pump head and flow rate
  • Creating pump performance curves:
    • Single pump
    • Pumps in parallel
    • Pumps in series

What’s Included


Pumping Systems Experiment Files (EX-5554)

Software Required

This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s).

Interface Required

This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s).

Buying Guide

Required Accessories
1x Bucket
1x Pipe Network

Support Documents

PASPORT Dual Pressure Sensor Manual

PASPORT General Flow Sensor Manual

Pressure Tap Instruction Sheet

Venturi Tube Instruction Sheet