Fluid Mechanics Lab

 

Name of Equipment:                        Fluid Circuit and Flow Demonstration Apparatus
Model No:                              FCF-58-3
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

 

Features:

  • Full quantitative studies possible
  • Full instrumentation provided
  • Direct comparison of principal pressure drops
  • Ideally suited for group work as well as laboratory experimentation
  • Out-put of water wheel can be tested by prone - brake-dynamometer or A.C. generator unit
  • Self-contained water circuit
  • Electrical supply only required

 

Range of Experiment:

  • Out-put of water wheel.
  • Pump and water wheel characteristics over a wide range of flow rates and head.
  • Observation of hydraulic speed governor for Francis turbine under electric load changed

Measurement of flow rate by:

  • Orifice flow meter and U-shaped tube manometer in pipe line
  • Venture throat flow meter and U-shaped manometer in pipe line
  • Triangle weir and height hook range gauge in channel calibration tank

Measurement of friction loss in:

  • Straight Pipe
  • Small Radius 90o bend
  • Glove valve
  • Gate valve
Cock valve

Name of Equipment:                        Riken Oil Hydraulic Experiment Equipment
Model No:                              RH-1B            and RH-1A-4
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

 

Features:

For any kind of practical is must first make the circuit properly

Range of Experiment:

  • The instrument which use for the calibration of Pump, Valve, Pressure gauge( positive, Negative, Compound)
This machine also use in workshop production for example bending cutting etc

 

 

Name of Equipment:            Stability of Floating Body Equipment
Model No:                              SBF-231
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

 

Features:

  • Full instrumentation provided
  • Only Fill Water

Range of Experiment:

  1. Measurements and calculations
  2. Typical Test Results
  • Measurement and calculation
Metacentric Graphs

 

Name of Equipment:            Reynolds Number Apparatus
Model No:                              RNM-1300 and RNM-15-900
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

 

 

Features:

  • Laminar to turbulent flows can be observed with the aid of the dye injector nozzle in transparent tube and Reynolds number can be determined,
  • Transition point clearly demonstrated.
  • Suitable for group demonstration easy to operate and clear all round visibility.

Range of Experiment:

    • Demonstration and measurement of the change in Reynolds Number from laminar to turbulent flow
Establishment of the critical Reynolds Number

 

Name of Equipment:                      Francis Kaplan Turbine
Model No:                              SA3031033
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

Features:
Fully Equipment Provided
Work on 380Volts

Range of Experiment:

  • In this equipment we study the all kinds of energies
  • To study how can make mechanical energy from Pressure energy
  • How to convert this mechanical energy in electrical energy
  • Mechanical Efficiency
  • Electrical Power
  • Electrical Efficiency
Overall Efficiency

 

Name of Equipment:            Laminar Flow Meter
Model No:                              SR-7300
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

Features:-

  • Relation between differential pressure and flow rate is expressed in linear.
  • Pressure loss is little.
    1. Total Pressure loss (200~250mmH2O maximum)
    2. Picked up pressure loss (5~70mmH2O)
  • Linearity is high (within ±0.5% 0.R.)
  • Reproducibility is high (Within 0.35% 0.R.)
  • Measuring range is wide (more than 14 times)

Range of Experiment: -

    • Measurement of suction air quantity of internal combustion engine
    • Measurements of flow rate of blower. Pump
    • Measurements of flow rate of air cleaner. Carburetor, Intake shutter, Muffler, Etc.
    • Measurements of flow rate of other various air parts and machines
Measurements of flow rate in line

 

Name of Equipment:            Cavitations Apparatus
Model No:                              CFE-2412 and CFE-2412B
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

Features:

  • Water flow through the pump and model clearly visible with provision for triggered stroboscopic illumination under cavitations condition
  • Rapid change over of models
  • Full instrumentation provided
  • Variable speed water circuit pump incorporates
  • Wide range of flow rates
  • Vacuum pressure and blade angles
  • Self contained water circuit for cavitations flow

Range of Experiment: -

  1. Revolution and suction pressure for water circuit pump
  2. pressure and temperature for decompression tank
  3. suction pressure for vacuum pump
  4. inlet pressure in cavitations observation device
  5. differential pressure for orifice meter
  6. calculation of flow rate in circuit pipe line
  7. calculation of inlet velocity and cavitations number in water circuit pump
calculation of velocity and cavitations number in the transparent window of cavitations

 

Name of Equipment:            Fluid Circuit friction Experimental Apparatus
Model No:                              FLEA-2000AL
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

Features:

  • Friction losses in pipe and fitting directly measured
  • Laminar and turbulent flows possible
  • Pressure flow control
  • Wide variety of blends, valves and cock
  • Provides convincing results
  • Supported on castors

Range of Experiment:

    • Friction loss in pipes (several sections)
    • frictions loss in sudden expansion and contraction
    • friction loss in gate and glove  and cock valve
    • friction loss in small radius 90 degree bend
friction loss in large radius 90 degree bend

 

Gas Dynamic Section

Name of Equipment:            Universal Axial Flow Machines Apparatus
Model No:                              GD-1

 

Features:-

  • Axial flow pump characteristics.
  • Axial flow turbine characteristics.

Range of Experiment: -

  • All kinds of energies
  • To study how can make mechanical energy from Pressure energy
  • How to convert this mechanical energy in electrical energy
Mechanical Efficiency, Electrical Power, Electrical Efficiency, Overall Efficiency

 

Name of Equipment:            Educational Wind Tunnel
Model No:                              C-2
No of Equipment:  01 (one)

 

 

Features:

    • Contraction and Diffuser: precision glass fiber moldings
    • Test Section: clear acrylic, which retracts to permit access to the models.
    • Fan: Variable speed motor driven unit downstream of the working section permitting step less control of airspeed between 0 and 26ms-1
    • Balance: Lift and drag Lift (Drag  7.0N)
    • Air speed: Indicated on inclined manometer directly calibrated in m/s

Range of Experiment: -

  1. Investigation of the development of the Boundary Layer on a flat plate.
  2. Flow visualization studies around an aerofoil
  3. Measurement of pressure distribution around an aerofoil at various angles of attack and around a cylinder
  4. Measurement of lift and drag on an aerofoil with leading edge slot and trailing edge flap
  5. Velocity and pressure distribution measurements using a Pitot static tube and yaw probe
  6. Measurement of drag for a selection of models of different shapes but common equatorial diameter
  7. Demonstration of flutter of an aerofoil
  8. Calibration of the Wind Tunnel velocity indicator using a Pitot static tube and inclined manometer
Investigation of the wake behind a cylinder or aerofoil using a wake

 

Name of Equipment:            Flow meter Demonstration unit
Model No:                              C9-00
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

 

 

Features:-

  • Fully Equipment Provided
  • Pump Test, Turbine test, Roughly Discharge measuring of a channel

Range of Experiment: -

    1. Characteristics of an orifice plate
    2. characteristics of a venture tube
    3. characteristics of a Pitot tube
    4. characteristics of a direct reading flow meter
    5. characteristics of a direct reading flow meter
    6. characteristics of a flow over a v-notch
characteristics  of flow over a rectangular notch

 

Name of Equipment:            Hydraulics Bench and Accessories
Model No:                              F1-00
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

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Description/Range of Experiments:

            F1-10 Hydraulics Bench:
• Mobile, floor standing service unit for fluid mechanics apparatus
• Base constructed from robust, corrosion resistant plastic molding
• Top constructed from glass reinforced plastic
• Sump tank capacity 250 liters
• Volumetric flow measurement via remote sight gauge. Two ranges for flows from 1 to 6 liters per minute and 5 to 40 liters per minute
• Open channel in bench top with quick release outlet fitting
• Self priming centrifugal circulating pump provides water at 21m head at no flow, and a maximum flow of 60 liters per minute

F1-11 Dead Weight Calibrator:
• Precision machined piston and cylinder with leveling screws
• Bourdon gauge with inlet and outlet valves
• Set of weights
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-12 Hydrostatic Pressure:

• Flotation tank with adjustable feet
• Accurately formed plastic quadrant
• Lever arm with counterbalance and weight hanger
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-13 Flow Over Weirs
:
• Two weir plates to fit in channel of F1-10 Hydraulics Bench
• Vernier hook and point gauge with carrier
• Stilling baffle
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-14 Metacentric Height:

• Rectangular floating pontoon with mast
• Variable centre of gravity via movable weights (transverse and vertical)
• Clinometers indicates angle of heel
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-15 Bernoulli’s Theorem Demonstration:

• Venturi section machined from clear acrylic
• Seven static pressure tapping plus a total head measurement
• Flow control valve
• Manometer board with eight tubes
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-16 Impact of a Jet:

• Discharge nozzle inside clear acrylic cylinder
• Four different target plates which fit onto a balance mechanism
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-17 Orifice and Free Jet Flow:
• Constant head tank with two interchangeable orifices
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Jet trajectory measured and plotted using adjustable pointers
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-17a Orifice Discharge:

• Cylindrical glass tank with orifice fitted in base
• Four interchangeable orifices
• Pitot tube and knife edge to measure jet velocity and diameter
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-18 Energy Losses in Pipes:
• Vertical test pipe with pressure tappings at entry and exit
• Feed either direct from hydraulics bench or from constant head tank
• Water and mercury manometers supplied as standard
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-19 Flow Channel:
• Clear acrylic working section fed from stilling tank l Six different models for investigation
• Dye injection system
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-20 Osborne Reynolds’ Demonstration:

• Vertical test section fed from header tank with stilling media
• Bell mouth entry to smooth flow
• Dye injection system allows flow visualization
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-21 Flow Meter Demonstration:
• Venturi meter, variable area meter and orifice plate with control valve
• Pressure tappings to measure head loss from each meter
• Supplied with manometer board with eight tubes
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-22 Energy Losses in Bends and Fittings:

• Circuit with four bends of different radii
• Enlargement, contraction and gate valve, plus control valve
• Manometer board with 12 tubes plus differential pressure gauge
• Hand pump for pressurization of manometers
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option


F1-23 Free and Forced Vortices:
• Cylindrical vessel with four inlet/outlet ports for free and forced vortices
• Three interchangeable orifices and paddle wheel to fit in base of tank
• Measuring bridge with adjustable pointers and internal caliper to measure vortex dimensions
• Pitot tubes for estimation of velocities in vortex
• Quick release fittings for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-24 Hydraulic Ram Pump:
• Pump body manufactured from clear acrylic with stainless steel pulse and non-return valves
• Adjustable acrylic header tank with inlet and outlet hoses
• Outlet hose with variable head arrangement
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Supplied with weights to load pulse valve
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-25 Pelton Turbine:
• Turbine wheel inside cast housing with acrylic panel to allow viewing
• Mechanical force measured using dynamometer and spring balances
• Inlet pressure gauge
• Quick release fitting for easy connection to hydraulics bench
• Educational Software available as an option

F1-26 Series/Parallel Pumps:
• Fixed speed pump with similar performance characteristics to pump in F1-10 Hydraulics Bench
• Mounted on floor standing plinth with ON/OFF switch
• Discharge manifold with flow control valve and pressure gauges
• All hoses and fittings supplied for easy connection to hydraulics bench in either series or parallel configuration
• Educational Software available as an option

Accessories Comprise:

Features:-

  • This advanced educational software contains a number of unique features aimed at enhancing the student’s understanding of the subjects being studied.

    These features include:
    Presentations screens provide details on how to use the software, the theory behind the investigations, how to set up the equipment, etc.
  • Presentations are backed up by comprehensive Help screens providing more detail and additional background material
  • A mimic diagram of the equipment is provided. The user enters the measured values into the relevant positions on the diagram
  • The user can add written notes which are recorded with the logged data in the appropriate time slot
  • Results can be displayed graphically, or in tabular format
  • Full control is provided over the displayed graphs, including scaling, axes and which variables are displayed
  • All repetitive calculations are performed by the computer. However the student has to demonstrate an understanding of the theory by answering questions at each stage of the calculations
  • A comprehensive layered Hint facility provides increasingly strong hints to ensure that the student does not get stuck
  • Once understanding has been demonstrated, the graphical display facilities can be applied to calculated as well as measured data.
  • The data is exportable to general purpose spreadsheets or word processors as applicable

Range of Experiment:

F1-11 Dead weight calibrator
F1-12 Hydrostatic pressure
F1-13 Flow over weirs
F1-14 Metacentric height
F1-15 Bernoulli's Theorem demonstration
F1-16 Impact of a jet
F1-17 Orifice & free jet flow
F1-17a Orifice discharge
F1-18 Energy losses in pipes
F1-19 Flow channel
F1-20 Osborne Reynolds' demonstration
F1-21 Flow meter demonstration
F1-22 Energy losses in bends
F1-23 Free & forced vortices
F1-24 Hydraulic ram
F1-25 Demonstration Pelton turbine
F1-26 Series/Parallel pumps
F1-27 Centrifugal pump characteristics
C6MkII-10 Fluid friction apparatus
F1-301 Computer aided learning software.

 

Name of Equipment:Pneumatic Tutor Box
Model No:
No of Equipment:                 01 (one)

Features:

  • Full instrumentation provided
  • Work on based of air

Range of Experiment: -
This equipment helping this how work robot system. And help this how to reduce the labor cast in a industry

Making the pneumatic circuit and how it wok for examples auto door opening closing etc

 

Name of Equipment:    Boyles Law & Charles Law Experiment Apparatus
 
Model No:                     OSK-12049
No of Equipment:                  01 (one)

 

Features:

  • Full instrumentation provided

Range of Experiment:

  1. Boyles Law
  2. Charles Law
  3. Measuring Atmospheric Press

 

Name of Equipment:    Wave Generator
Model No:                     MD17
No of Equipment:                  01 (one)

 

Features:

  • Full Instrument Provided
  • Provide AC 220 Volts

Range of Experiment: -

    1. To see visually the waves.
Effect on wave when crass the baffles at different distances