Slurry PumpIwaki America announces what it describes as a breakthrough in pumping slurry type liquids. The Iwaki “SB” silcone bearing is a good fit for slurry applications with concentrations up to 10 percent by volume and particle sizes as large as 100 Micron. Iwaki America’s uniquely modified silicon bearings features a carbide design suited for slurries, such as diatomaceous earth, metal oxides and other tough abrasive liquids.