Originally Posted by kx250frider617
I am building a sprinkler system for one of my Fire Tech classes and need a pump that can sustain pressure lie how your house plumbing is. I think a house has are 50 psi. Will a normal ballast pump be able to handle water pressure or are they just designed to move alot of water.
I will be using one of my ballast bags as a water source with a pump to a set of small misting nozzles.
If my memory serves me - ballast pumps run around 5 to 8 psi, give or take. Certainly not as high as 50 psi.