ISO 5390:1977 Preview
Compressors -- Classification
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2014. Therefore this version remains current.
Gives a classification of various types of compressors and some definitions. a list of equivalent English and French terms relating to some of the types is given in an annex, together with explanatory diagramms. Applies to compressors defined as machines for the displacement and compression of gaseous media for any pressure values, with the exeption of fans and vacuum pumps.