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Design of Agitator 8 Batch Volume 6 Vessel Diameter 6 Agitator diameter Agitation rpm Overhang of agitator between shaft bearing

& agitator No of Agitator Properties of reactor contents Density Viscosity Agitator Data 7 Agitator Type

V T D N l n

= = = = = =

4 1.5 0.6 100 3 2

rpm m

ℓ µ

= =

1200 100

kg/m3 cp

Calculation Power Requirement Power Number Power Required Gland Loss (10%) Transmission loss (20%) Total requirement Rounding to Agitator shaft diameter
Select shaft MOC

Np P

P P

= = = = = =

4.8 5.637 0.564 1.240 7.44
7.00

hp hp hp hp

Permissible shear stress, fs Elastic limit , f Modulus of Elasticity, E Output Torque, Tc Max. torque, Tm Polar modulus of section of c/s , Zp (d)3 d Force acting on radius from the axis of agitator shaft, Fm Bending moment, M Equivalent bending moment, Me Elastic limit, f

= = = =

SS304

40 260 210000

N/mm2 N/mm2 N/mm2

= = = = = = = = =

498917.2 N-mm

748375.8 N-mm 18709.39 mm3 95334.5 mm3 45.68 mm 3326 9978344 9992356 1068 N N-mm N-mm N/mm2

f Elastic limit is within permissible limit = = 95 119 mm N/mm2 Deflection of Shaft (D): I D = = 3996171 mm4 36 mm Critical Speed (Nc): Nc = 158 rpm Actual speed as % of critical speed = 63.Change agitator diameter.1 % Design is Satisfactory Checked with critical speed. Note: Actual speed of agitator should be 40 to 65 % of the critical speed and should not be 70 to 130 % of the critical speed.Elastic limit is greater than permissible limit. . d d Elastic limit.