Question about pump size to pipe size

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    SmittyRW

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    A pump rated at 10500 GPH with 3 inch inlet/outlet, can it be run with 2 inch pipe and have greater than
    8200 GPH needed?
     
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    Thanks Mitch for sharing that calculator, sure makes the math easy and fast to compare.
     
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    j.w I Love my Goldies

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