AbProd Division-IAE, CEAT

Mark Jude F. Trondillo OBJECTIVES:

Laboratory Exercise 1

To determine, demonstrate and compute the relative efficiency, capacity, power input and output of screw conveyor at various operating parameters. PROCEDURE (MATERIALS AND METHODS) • A shelled corn was prepared as samples for the testing of screw conveyor • A fabricated screw conveyor was used as the primary equipment of the testing For Shelled Corn Material, referred to Table 6- Material Table: TEST TRIAL
1 2 3 4 5 6 7

SHELLED CORN, in kgs.
15.6 15.4 15.3 46 22.9 23 22.5

TIME

AMPERES

EFFICIENCY Kg/hr

REMARKS

4 mins 12 sec 1 min 7 sec 1 min 25 sec 1 min 28 sec 1 min 15 sec 1 min 6 sec 1 min 33 sec

0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.5

227 934

60

For inclined , TEST TRIAL
8

SHELLED CORN, in kgs.
20.7

TIME

AMPERES

EFFICIENCY Kg/hr

REMARKS

1 mins 7

0.5

60

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