# Pipe Flow Software Videos

This page contains a set of overview and training videos that explain and demonstrate how to use the Pipe Flow Expert software to calculate fluid flow rates, calculate pressure losses, calculate pump head requirements and check the overall operating performance of your pipe system.## Pipe Flow Expert - Overview

Pipe Flow Expert Software Overview detailing why users in over 75 countries worldwide choose this software.

Pipe Flow Expert Software version 6 - Overview and Detailed Summary

# Pipe Flow Software Training Videos

These training video demonstrate how to use the Pipe Flow Expert Software to model different items.## Pipe Flow Expert - Tanks

Pipe Flow Expert Software Demonstration of modeling fluid flow between two tanks with different levels of fluid.

Modelling and solving the classic Three Reservoirs problem using Pipe Flow Expert.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Fittings

Modeling flow in a series of pipes and fittings as an equivalent single pipe with multiple fittings.

Demonstration of how to model contractions and enlargement fittings using Pipe Flow Expert.

Modeling flow through branching pipe system with through tees and branch tees.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Flow Demands

Modeling flow demands at nodes, to represent in-flow and out-flow from the system, using Pipe Flow Expert.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Pumps

Introduction to Pipe Flow Expert's flexible pump modeling capability, demonstrating the different modes of pump operation that are available.

Demonstration of Pipe Flow Expert's ability to define a pump based upon an imported pump curve image.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Components

Demonstration of how to model a sprinkler within Pipe Flow Expert, using a component and an end pressure.

Demonstration of how Pipe Flow Expert can model heat exchangers, boilers, or any item where the loss characteristics are known.

How to use Pipe Flow Expert to calculate a Cv or Kv value for a valve, modelled as a component, in order to achieve a specific flow rate and pressure loss.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Flow Control Valves

Flow control valve modeling within Pipe Flow Expert software, illustrating the effect on the flow rate and pressure calculations.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Pressure Reducing Valves

Pressure reducing valve modeling within Pipe Flow Expert software, illustrating their effect on the flow rate and pressure calculations.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Back Pressure Valves

Back pressure valve modeling within Pipe Flow Expert software, illustrating their effect on the flow rate and pressure calculations.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Closed Loops

Modelling closed loop systems within Pipe Flow Expert, discussing the relationship between flow rate, pump head and reference pressure.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Fluid Zones

Demonstration of how to model multiple fluids of different density and viscosity within a single Pipe Flow Expert model, using fluid zones.

## Pipe Flow Expert - Energy Efficient Systems

Why are most pipe systems very energy inefficient? How can Pipe Flow Expert Software help engineers design energy efficient pipe systems?