FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY LABORATORY

STUDENTS REFERENCE MANUAL

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
AWH ENGINEERING COLLEGE KOZHIKODE

FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY LABORATORY

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS TO STUDENTS

· The purpose of this la orator! is to rei"for#e a"$ e"ha"#e !our u"$er% sta"$i"& of the fu"$a'e"tals of Flui$ 'e#ha"i#s a"$ H!$rauli# 'a#hi"es( The e)peri'e"ts here are $esi&"e$ to $e'o"strate the appli#atio"s of the asi# *ui$ 'e#ha"i#s pri"#iples a"$ to pro+i$e a 'ore i"tuiti+e a"$ ph!s% i#al u"$ersta"$i"& of the theor!( The 'ai" o ,e#ti+e is to i"tro$u#e a +ari% et! of #lassi#al e)peri'e"tal a"$ $ia&"osti# te#h"i-ues. a"$ the pri"#iples ehi"$ these te#h"i-ues( This la orator! e)er#ise also pro+i$es pra#ti#e i" 'a/i"& e"&i"eeri"& ,u$&'e"ts. esti'ates a"$ assessi"& the relia ilit! of !our 'easure'e"ts. s/ills 0hi#h are +er! i'porta"t i" all e"&i"eeri"& $is#ipli"es(

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS TO STUDENTS 1 VERIFICATION OF BERNOULLI’S THEOREM 8(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8(; O ser+atio"s a"$ #al#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 2 CALIBRATION OF OBSTRUCTION FLOW METERS ?(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ?(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ?(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ?(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ?(; O ser+atio"s a"$ #al#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ?(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 3 CALIBRATION OF E TERNAL FLOW MEASURING NOTCHES 9(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 9(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 9(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 9(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 9(; O ser+atio"s a"$ #al#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 9(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ! FLOW COEFFICIENTS OF MOUTHPIECE AND ORIFICE :(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( :(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( iii
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:(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( :(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( :(; O ser+atio"s a"$ #al#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( :(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 5 FRICTIONAL LOSSES IN PIPE FLOW ;(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ;(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ;(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ;(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ;(; O ser+atio"s a"$ Cal#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ;(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( (

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6 CONSTANT SPEED CHARACTERISTICS OF SINGLE STAGE CENTRIFU" GAL PUMP >(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( >(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( >(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( >(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( >(; O ser+atio"s a"$ Cal#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( >(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( # VARIABLE SPEED CHARACTERISTICS OF SINGLE STAGE CENTRIFU" GAL PUMP @(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( @(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( @(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( @(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( @(; O ser+atio"s a"$ Cal#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( @(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( $ PERFORMANCE OF RECIPROCATING PUMP A(8 O ,e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( A(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( i+ 25
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:. O ser+atio"s a"$ Cal#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( <(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 1% LOAD TEST ON PELTON TURBINE 8=(8 O . O ser+atio"s a"$ Cal#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( A(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( & PERFORMANCE OF GEAR PUMP <(8 O . + . O ser+atio"s a"$ Cal#ulatio"s ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8=(> Results a"$ I"fere"#e ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 9: 9> 9@ 9@ 3$ 9A 9A 9A := := :8 !2 :? :? :? :: :.A(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( A(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( A(.e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8=(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8=(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8=(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( 8=(.e#ti+es ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( <(? E-uip'e"t re-uire$ ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( <(9 1ri"#iple ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( <(: 1ro#e$ure ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( <(.

+elo#it!. a"$ ele+atio". it has ee" pro+e" to e a +er! po0erful tool for *ui$ 'e#ha"i#s( The /e! appro)i'atio" i" the $eri+atio" of Ber"oulli2s e-uatio" is that +is#ous effe#ts are "e&li&i l! s'all #o'pare$ to i"ertial.e#ti+e is to +ali$ate Ber"oulli2s assu'ptio"s a"$ theore' ! e)per% i'e"tall! pro+i"& that the su' of the ter's i" the Ber"oulli e-uatio" alo"& a strea'li"e al0a!s re'ai"s a #o"sta"t( 1'2 E/0i12*3. a"$ is +ali$ i" re&io"s of stea$!. &ra+itatio"al. 4*/0i4*5 Apparatus for the +eri5#atio" of Ber"oulli2s theore' a"$ 'easuri"& ta"/ 0ith stop 0at#h setup for 'easuri"& the a#tual *o0 rate( 1'3 P4i3+i16* The Ber"oulli theore' is a" appro)i'ate relatio" et0ee" pressure. The o .i-*.E PERIMENT 1 VERIFICATION OF BERNOULLI’S THEOREM 1'1 O()*+. a"$ pressure effe#ts( 6e #a" 0rite the theore' as. D? 1ressure hea$ C 1 E F Delo#it! hea$ C E F Ele+atio" CGE H a #o"sta"t C8(8E ?& B& Fi&ure 8(8I 1ressure hea$ i"#reases 0ith $e#rease i" +elo#it! hea$( . i"#o'pressi le *o0 0here "et fri#tio"al for#es are "e&li&i le( Despite its si'pli#it!.

C'JsE & H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!. 1 H the pressure(CNJ'?E B H $e"sit! of the *ui$. ' of *ui$( Fi&ure 8(?I Apparatus( The $is#har&e throu&h the test se#tio" #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( A#tual $is#har&e. Ka# H 0here.0here. 'Js? G H ele+atio" fro' $atu' li"e. C'E t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters. C'E Note that all the i"$i+i$ual ter's i" the su''atio" ha+e the sa'e $i'e"sio". /&J'9 D H +elo#it! of *o0. Cse#E ? . aLH C'9JsE t C8(?E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/(C'?E H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 0ater #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter.

*4-8.i73.i73. Ber"oulli2s2s e-uatio" for the hori3o"tal pipe at #ross se#tio" A8 #a" e +eri5e$ as. ((up%to A88( >( Repeat the e)peri'e"t for a 'e$iu' a"$ lo0 hea$ le+els i" the suppl! ta"/( @( 1lot the #ur+es sho0i"& the +ariatio" of H p. 835 +86+068. H+8 H ?& ( Assu'i"& that the pipe li"e has "e&li&i le fri#tio"al losses i" the *o0 a"$ the ele+atio" is #o"sta"t e+er!0here.The +elo#it! of *o0 at the #ross se#tio" A8 is. 1ressure hea$ CH18E F Delo#it! hea$ CH+8E H Co"stI 1'! P47+*504* 8( O ser+e the $i'e"sio"s of the #o"+er&e"t $i+er&e"t $u#t of the apparatus( Note it $o0"( Measure the #olle#ti"& ta"/ #ross se#tio"al area( ?( Ope" the i"let +al+e to the suppl! ta"/ a"$ allo0 0ater to 5ll up to a hi&h le+el( 9( Ope" the outlet +al+e a"$ re&ulate oth the i"let a"$ outlet +al+es so that the hea$ i" the suppl! ta"/ re'ai"s #o"sta"t( :( Note the ti'e to #olle#t 0ater for a spe#i5# rise i" the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ thus 5"$ the $is#har&e throu&h the $u#t( . H+ a"$ Ht 0ith positio" a"$ ta ulate the rea$i"&s( 1'5 O(. Colle#ti"& ta"/ si3e H M #'? 9 . D8 H ? D8 Ka# The" A 8 ( the +elo#it! hea$ .( Note $o0" the all the pie3o'eter rea$i"&s at $iffere"t lo#atio"s A 8. A?.

1'6 R*..06. 835 I39*4*3+* The Ber"oulli2s theore' is +eri5e$ a"$ the +ariatio" i" total hea$ is $ue to fri#tio"al losses( : .

so the! are hea+!. Fi&ure ?(8I De"turi 'eter . 4*/0i4*5 Suppl! pipe #o""e#te$ 0ith the *o0 'eters.E PERIMENT 2 CALIBRATION OF OBSTRUCTION FLOW METERS 2'1 O()*+. The ai' of this e)peri'e"t is to 8( Cali rate the &i+e" o stru#tio" *o0'e% ters. ?( 1lot the #hara#teristi#s a"$ to 5"$ their #oef5#ie"t of $is#har&e for $iffere"t rates of *o0 a"$ 9( O tai" a" appre#iatio" of ho0 these 'eters 0or/ a"$ of the theor! ehi"$ the apparatus( 2'2 E/0i12*3. a $iffere"tial 'a"o'eter to 'easure the pressure $iffere"#e a#ross the the o stru#tio" a"$ a #olle#ti"& ta"/ 0ith stop 0at#h to 'easure the a#tual rate of *o0( 2'3 P4i3+i16* The o stru#tio" *o0 'eter is a $e+i#e use$ to 'easure the $is#har&e of a" i"ter"al *o0( I" these 'eters *o0 rate is #al#ulate$ ! 'easuri"& the pressure $rop o+er a" o stru#tio" 0hi#h is i"serte$ i" to path of the *o0( There are 'a"! #lassi5#atio"s a##or$i"& to the t!pe o stru#tio" use$( The 'ost #o''o"l! use$ #ate&ories are De"turi 'eter.i-*. ori5#e 'eter a"$ "o33le 'eter( De"turi 'eters are &e"erall! 'a$e fro' #asti"&s 'a#hi"e$ to #lose toler% a"#es to $upli#ate the perfor'a"#e of the sta"$ar$ $esi&".

i"#o'pressi le a"$ i"+is#i$ re&io"s of > .ust $o0"strea'( Re$u#tio" of #ross%se#tio" of the *o0i"& strea' i" passi"& throu&h ori5#e i"#reases the +elo#it! hea$ at the e)pe"se of pressure hea$( This re$u#tio" of pressure et0ee" taps is 'easure$ usi"& a $iffere"tial 'a"o'eter a"$ it &i+es a 'easure of the $is#har&e( The pressure re#o+er! is poor #o'pare$ to the De"turi 'eter( The e)pressio" for $is#har&e throu&h a"! o stru#tio" *o0 'eter #a" e the% oreti#all! o tai"e$ usi"& the #o"ti"uit! a"$ Ber"oulli2s e-uatio"s to&ether( The Ber"oulli2s e-uatio" is $e5"e$ for stea$!.ul/!. a"$ e)pe"si+e( I"si$e the +e"turi 'eter the *ui$ is a##elerate$ throu&h a #o"+er&i"& #o"e of a"&le 8. N ?=o( The pressure $iffere"#e et0ee" the up% strea' si$e of the #o"e a"$ the throat is 'easure$ ! usi"& a $iffere"tial 'a"o'e% ter a"$ it pro+i$es a 'easure for the $is#har&e( The #o"i#al $iffuser se#tio" $o0"strea' fro' the throat 0ith a lo0er a"&le A N 8? o &i+es e)#elle"t pressure re#o+er! a"$ so o+erall hea$ loss is lo0 #o'pare$ to other o stru#tio" *o0 'e% ters( De"turi 'eters are self%#lea"i"& e#ause of their s'ooth i"ter"al shape( Fi&ure ?(?I Ori5#e 'eter The ori5#e 'eter #o"sists of a *at ori5#e plate 0ith a #ir#ular hole $rille$ i" it( The #o"stru#tio" is +er! si'ple a"$ so #ost is lo0 #o'pare$ to other o stru#tio" 'eters( There is a pressure tap upstrea' fro' the ori5#e plate a"$ a"other .

?L Kth H A8A? 8 CA? N A?E 8 ? BH& B0 N &h C?(?E 0here. Kth H A8D8 H A?D? H a #o"st( 0hi#h i'plies.*o0( Si"#e the Ber"oulli2s e-uatio" is a si'pli5e$ for' of e"er&! e-uatio". 0e #a" su stitute D8 fro' the #o"ti"uit! e-uatio" a"$ rear% ra"&e to &et. C/&J' 9E B6 H $e"sit! of the *o0i"& *ui$. 0here AH *o0 area C'?E a"$ DH*o0 +elo#it! C'JsE C?(8E Let the pipe area e A8 a"$ the throat area of the 'eter e A?( The" 0e #a" 0rite the #o"ti"uit! e-uatio" as.O1 H 18 N 1? is the pressure $rop et0ee" the i"let a"$ the throat of the 'eter i" NJ'?( Si"#e 0e use Mer#ur! $iffere"tial 'a"o'eters to 'easure O1 0e #a" use the relatio" O1 H CBH& N B0E&h for #o"+ersio". 0here h is the hei&ht of 'er#ur! #olu'"( So the theoreti#al e)pressio" for $is#har&e e#o'es. C/&J' 9E @ . D? H ? O1 B0 8 N A? A8 ? 0here. Kth H A D .D8 H No0 the Ber"oulli2s e-uatio" is state$ as. 18 D 8 ? F G8 H B0 & F ?& 1? D ? F G? B0 & F ?& A? D? A8 Si"#e G8 H G?. & H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it! C'Js?E BH& H $e"sit! of the 'a"o'eter *ui$. the assu'ptio"s use$ for si'pli5#atio" 'ust e satis5e$ 0he" usi"& it for pra#ti#al #ases( The #o"ti"uit! e-uatio" for $is#har&e CKE throu&h a pipe 0ith the a o+e assu'ptio"s is.

A#tual $is#har&e throu&h the $e+i#e #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( A#tual $is#har&e. lo& Ka# H lo& / F " lo& h C?(>E 0hi#h is the e-uatio" of a strai&ht li"e.E 0here P a"$ " are #o"sta"ts $epe"$i"& o" the &eo'etr! of the o stru#tio" *o0 'eter( Ta/i"& lo&arith' o" oth si$es 0e &et. aLH C'9JsE t C?(9E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/. CD H Ka# Kth C?(:E The "e)t step is the #ali ratio" of the 'eters( Cali ratio" pro#ess is the +ali% $atio" of spe#i5# 'easure'e"t te#h"i-ues a"$ e-uip'e"t( It is the #o'pariso" et0ee" 'easure'e"ts of /"o0" 'a&"itu$e 'a$e 0ith o"e $e+i#e a"$ a"other 'easure'e"t 'a$e i" as si'ilar 0a! as possi le 0ith a se#o"$ $e+i#e( I" or$er to use a"! $e+i#e for 'easure'e"t it is "e#essar! to e'piri#all! #ali rate the'( That is. C'?E HH hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 0ater #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter. pass a /"o0" $is#har&e throu&h the 'eter a"$ "ote the rea$i"& i" or$er to pro+i$e a sta"$ar$ for 'easuri"& other -ua"ti% ties i" a $iffere"t lo#atio"( 1ro+i$e$ the sta"$ar$ 'e#ha"i#s of #o"stru#tio" are follo0e$ "o further #ali ratio" is re-uire$ for a si'ilar se#o"$ $e+i#e 0ith sa'e &eo'etr!( I" &e"eral. the #ali ratio" e-uatio" for *o0 'eters is state$ as. Ka# H 0here. Ka# H P L h"( C?(. is $e5"e$ as the ratio of a#tual $is#har&e o % tai"e$ e)peri'e"tall! to the theoreti#al $is#har&e o tai"e$ usi"& the e)pressio" 0e $eri+e$( i(e(. C'E t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters. Cse#E The #oef5#ie"t of $is#har&e CD. 0here lo& / is the ! i"ter#ept a"$ " is its A . here i" the #ase of *o0 'eter.

i73.ust it to &et a stea$! pressure $iffere"#e et0ee" the li' s of the 'a"o'eter( Note $o0" the #orrespo"$i"& Mer#ur! le+els( >( Measure the ti'e t to #olle#t H hei&ht of 0ater i" the #olle#ti"& ta"/( @( Repeat the a o+e pro#e$ure for $iffere"t *o0 rates ! #ha"&i"& the outlet +al+e ope"i"&( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( A( Cha"&e the pressure tappi"& +al+es a"$ repeat the sa'e pro#e$ure for se#o"$ 'eter( <( Close the i"let to the apparatus after ta/i"& the "e#essar! rea$i"&s( 8=( Co'plete the ta ulatio" a"$ 5"$ the a+era&e +alue of C D i" oth #ases( 88( Dra0 the "e#essar! &raphs a"$ #ali rate the 'eters( 2'5 O(.i73. 835 +86+068.*4-8.slope( The e)peri'e"tal +alues o tai"e$ are use$ to 5"$ the +alues of / a"$ "( The &raph lo& Ka# Ds( lo& h is to e plotte$ to 5"$ the'( 2'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the e)peri'e"tal setup for lea/s( Measure the $i'e"sio"s of #ol% le#ti"& ta"/( Note $o0" the *o0 'eter spe#i5#atio"s( ?( Ope" the i"let +al+e full! a"$ allo0 the 0ater to 5ll full! i" the *o0 'eter( 9( Ma/e sure the hei&ht of Mer#ur! #olu'" i" oth li' s are sa'e if there is "o $is#har&e throu&h the 'eter( :( Sli&htl! ope" the outlet +al+e of the *o0 'eter a"$ o ser+e the 'a"o'eter li' s( . H M' H M '? Dia'eter of the throat H M' Dia'eter of the pipe Colle#ti"& ta"/ area < .( A$.

"HQQ for ori5#e 'eter( The a+era&e #oef5#ie"t of $is#har&e of the &i+e" o stru#tio" 'eters are. De"turi 'eter. CDD H Ori5#e 'eter . CDO H The re-uire$ #hara#teristi#s are plotte$( 8= .2'6 R*.. "HQQ for +e"turi 'eter a"$ /HQQ. 835 I39*4*3+* The &i+e" *o0 'eters are #ali rate$ 0ith the #ali ratio" e-uatio" K H P Lh ".06. 0here /HQQ.

#a"als a"$ ri+ers( For s'all s#ale appli#atio"s. 4*/0i4*5 The &i+e" "ot#h 5tte$ o" a" ope" #ha""el of the e)peri'e"t setup. assu'i"& the a#tual $is#har&e to e Ka# H Ph". a"$ 9( 1lot the #hara#teristi#s C$ Ds( h a"$ Ka# Ds( h a"$ K#al Ds( h( 3'2 E/0i12*3.E PERIMENT 3 CALIBRATION OF E TERNAL FLOW MEASURING NOTCHES 3'1 O()*+.e#ti+es of this e)peri'e"t are 8( Deter'i"e the #oef5#ie"t of $is% #har&e of the &i+e" e)ter"al *o0 'easuri"& "ot#hes for $iffere"t rates of *o0. ?( 1lot the #ali ratio" &raph. lo&CK aE Ds( lo&CHE a"$ thus to #ali rate the i"stru% 'e"t ! $eter'i"i"& the #o"sta"ts P a"$ ".i-*. 0eirs are #o''o"l! use$ to either re&ulate or to 'ea% sure the +olu'etri# *o0 rate( The! are of parti#ular use i" lar&e s#ale situatio"s su#h as irri&atio" s#he'es. The o . hoo/ &au&e to 'easure the 0ater le+el o+er the "ot#h a"$ 'easuri"& ta"/ 0ith stop 0at#h to 'easure the a#tual *o0 rate( 3'3 P4i3+i16* I" ope" #ha""el *o0s. 0eirs are ofte" referre$ to as "ot#hes a"$ are sharp e$&e$ a"$ 'a"ufa#ture$ fro' thi" plate 'aterial( The asi# pri"#iple is that $is#har&e is $ire#tl! relate$ to the 0ater $epth a o+e the #rot#h C otto'E of the "ot#h( This $ista"#e is #alle$ hea$ o+er the "ot#h( Due to the 'i"i'al i"stallatio" #osts *o0 rate 'easure'e"t 0ith a "ot#h is +er! less e)pe"si+e( The re#ta"&ular "ot#h is the 'ost #o''o"l! use$ thi" plate 0eir( The D% "ot#h or tria"&ular "ot#h $esi&" #auses s'all #ha"&es i" $is#har&e to ha+e a lar&e #ha"&e i" $epth allo0i"& 'ore a##urate hea$ 'easure'e"t tha" 0ith a re#ta"&ular "ot#h( The *o0 patter" o+er a "ot#h or 0eir is #o'ple) a"$ there is "o a"al!ti#al solutio" to the relatio"ship et0ee" $is#har&e a"$ hea$ so that a se'i%e'piri#al approa#h has to e use$( .

C$e&E hH hea$ of 0ater o+er the "ot#h.Fi&ure 9(8I Re#ta"&ular "ot#h( Fi&ure 9(?I Tria"&ular "ot#h( The e)pressio" for $is#har&e o+er a re#ta"&ular "ot#h is &i+e" !. C'E &H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it! C'Js?E 6ater is allo0e$ to pass throu&h the &i+e" "ot#h at $iffere"t *o0 rates( A#% 8? . C'E RH a"&le of the "ot#h. Kth H 0here. Kth H 0hile. ? ?& h. for tria"&ular "ot#h is. A R ta" 8.J? C9(?E ? 9 ?& L h9J? C9(8E L H 0i$th of the "ot#h.

tual $is#har&e throu&h the #ha""el #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( A#tual $is#har&e. Ka# H 0here. Ka# H P L h"( C9(. lo& Ka# H lo& / F " lo& h C9(>E 0hi#h is the e-uatio" of a strai&ht li"e. here i" this #ase pass a /"o0" $is#har&e throu&h the "ot#h a"$ "ote the rea$i"& i" or$er to pro+i$e a sta"$ar$ for 'ea% suri"& other -ua"tities i" a $iffere"t lo#atio"( 1ro+i$e$ the sta"$ar$ 'e#ha"i#s of #o"stru#tio" are follo0e$ "o further #ali ratio" is re-uire$ for a si'ilar se#% o"$ $e+i#e 0ith sa'e &eo'etr!( The #ali ratio" e-uatio" is state$ as.E 0here P a"$ " are #o"sta"ts $epe"$i"& o" the &eo'etr! of the "ot#h( Ta/i"& lo&arith' o" oth si$es 0e &et. C'E t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters. aLH C'9JsE t C9(9E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/(C'?E H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 0ater #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter. 0here lo& / is the ! i"ter#ept a"$ " is its slope( The &raph lo& Ka# Ds( lo& h is to e plotte$ to 5"$ / a"$ "( 89 . Cse#E The #oef5#ie"t of $is#har&e CD is $e5"e$ as the ratio of a#tual $is#har&e o tai"e$ e)peri'e"tall! to the theoreti#al $is#har&e( i(e(. CD H Ka# Kth C9(:E Cali ratio" is the +ali$atio" of spe#i5# 'easure'e"t te#h"i-ues a"$ e-uip% 'e"t( It is the #o'pariso" et0ee" 'easure'e"ts of /"o0" 'a&"itu$e 'a$e 0ith o"e $e+i#e a"$ a"other 'easure'e"t 'a$e i" as si'ilar 0a! as possi le 0ith a se#o"$ $e+i#e( I" or$er to use a"! $e+i#e for 'easure'e"t it is "e#essar! to e'piri#all! #ali rate the'( That is.

usti"& the i"let +al+e ope"i"& a"$ ta ulate the rea$i"&s( @( Co'plete the ta ulatio" a"$ 5"$ the 'ea" +alue of C D( A( Dra0 the "e#essar! &raphs a"$ #ali rate the the "ot#h( 3'5 O(. 835 +86+068.*4-8.i73.3'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the e)peri'e"tal setup for lea/s( Measure the $i'e"sio"s of #ol% le#ti"& ta"/ a"$ the "ot#h( ?( O ser+e the i"itial rea$i"& of the hoo/ &au&e a"$ 'a/e sure there is "o $is#har&e( Note $o0" the sill le+el positio" of the hoo/ &au&e( 9( Ope" the i"let +al+e of the suppl! pipe for a sli&htl! i"#rease$ $is#har&e( 6ait for so'eti'e till the *o0 e#o'e stea$!( :( A$.( Colle#t the 0ater i" the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ o ser+e the ti'e t to #olle#t H hei&ht of 0ater( >( Repeat the a o+e pro#e$ure for $iffere"t *o0 rates ! a$.i73.ust the hoo/ &au&e to tou#h the "e0 0ater le+el a"$ "ote $o0" the rea$i"&( Differe"#e of this hoo/ &au&e rea$i"& 0ith i"itial still le+el rea$% i"& is the hea$ o+er the "ot#h ChE( . Le"&th of the re#ta"&ular "ot#h H M' A"&le of the tria"&ular "ot#h H M$e& Colle#ti"& ta"/ area H M '? 8: .

0here /HQQ. CDR H Tria"&ular "ot#h. "HQQ for re#ta"&ular "ot#h a"$ /HQQ. CDT H The re-uire$ #hara#teristi#s are plotte$( 8..06.3'6 R*. Re#ta"&ular "ot#h. "HQQ for tria"&ular "ot#h( The a+era&e #oef5#ie"t of $is#har&e of the &i+e" "ot#hes are. 835 I39*4*3+* The &i+e" "ot#hes are #ali rate$ 0ith the #ali ratio" e-uatio" K H P L h ". .

4*/0i4*5 Mouthpie#e apparatus. upstrea' e$&e a"$ the $is#har&e #o"$itio"s( Most #o''o"l! use$ are #ir#ular a"$ re#ta"&ular ori5#es( A 'outhpie#e is a short pipe of le"&th "ot 'ore tha" t0o or three ti'es its $ia'eter. ori5#e apparatus a"$ 'easuri"& ta"/s 0ith a stop 0at#h for 'easuri"& the a#tual *o0 rate( The 'outhpie#e a"$ ori5#e apparatus i" the la orator! are sli&htl! $iffere"t( The ori5#e apparatus has a" sli$i"& hoo/ &au&e 0ith it to 'easure the #o%or$i"ates of the 'o+i"& . The o . #o""e#te$ to a" ori5#e of sa'e si3e pro+i$e$ .E PERIMENT ! FLOW COEFFICIENTS OF MOUTHPIECE AND ORIFICE !'1 O()*+.et( Fi&ure :(8I Ori5#e( Fi&ure :(?I Mouthpie#e( !'3 P4i3+i16* Ori5#e is a *at sharp e$&e$ s'all #ir#ular hole 5tte$ i" o"e si$e of a reser% +oir #o"tai"i"& *ui$( The! 'a! e #lassi5e$ o" the asis of their si3e.i-*.e#ti+e of this e)peri'e"t is to 5"$ a"$ stu$! the +ariatio"s of h!% $rauli# #oef5#ie"ts u"$er $iffere"t operati"& #o"$itio"s of the &i+e" ori5#e a"$ 'outhpie#e( !'2 E/0i12*3. shape.

et is "earl! #!li"$ri#al 0ith a #o"sta"t +elo#it!( The . 0ith its i""er e"$%*ush 0ith the 0all of the reser+oir so as to for' a sharp #or"ere$ e"tra"#e is #alle$ sta"$ar$ 'outhpie#e or Bor$a 'outhpie#e( A 'outhpie#e usuall! *o0s full. the #ross se#tio" of the . a"$ the +elo#it! pro5le is "earl! re#ta"&ular( This poi"t of 'i"i'u' area is #alle$ the ‘vena contracta’.et is hel$ to&ether ! sur% fa#e te"sio"( The ratio of the area of +e"a #o"tra#ta to the ori5#e area is #alle$ the #oef5#ie"t of #o"tra#tio"( I" the #ase of a 'outhpie#e the +e"a #o"tra#ta re'ai"s i"si$e the pipe.et e'er&i"& out of the 'outhpie#e 0ill ha+e the sa'e $ia'eter of the pipe( As the tu e *o0s full at its outlet the #oef5#ie"t of #o"tra#tio" is u"it!( Ne&le#ti"& fri#tio"al losses a"$ appl!i"& Ber"oulli2s theore' to a poi"t i"si$e the reser+oir a"$ other at the e)it of the ori5#e. = B&h F F=H B& ?& 0hi#h i'plies h H = D? F= F B& ?& D ? or Dth H ?&h ?& 8@ . 0e &et.et e)pa"$s to 5ll the tu e #o'pletel!( Fi% "all! the .et to the at'osphere. if it $oes "ot. a"$ the" the .et $e#reases sli&htl! u"til the pressure is e-uali3e$ o+er the #ross%se#tio". #a"#eli"& the 3ero ter's o" oth si$es 0e &et. 18 D8? F G8 H B& F?& 1? D?? F G? B& F?& C:(8E 0here the su s#ript 8 a"$ ? are the properties at the re&io"s sho0" i" the 5&ure a"$ h is the hei&ht of 0ater #olu'" i" the reser+oir( No0. fri#tio" 0ith the *ui$ outsi$e the . the" it a#ts li/e a "ot#h( The *ui$ e'er&es out throu&h the ori5#e as a free . a"$ is a#te$ upo" ! &ra+it!( The thi#/"ess of the 0all is assu'e$ to e s'all #o'% pare$ to the $ia'eter of the ori5#e( Be#ause of the #o"+er&e"#e of the strea'% li"es approa#hi"& the ori5#e. a"$ the #ross se#tio" i"#reases( This $i+er&e"#e is usuall! -uite s'all. oth ei"& at the le+el of the #e"ter li"e.i" the 0all of a reser+oir #o"tai"i"& *ui$( It is a" e)te"sio" of the ori5#e a"$ throu&h 0hi#h the *ui$ is $is#har&e$( Both are use$ to $eter'i"e the $is#har&e throu&h a ta"/( A #!li"$ri#al 'outhpie#e a le"&th of. Be!o"$ the +e"a #o"tra#ta.et CairE slo0s it $o0". a"$ the . t0o or three ti'es $i% a'eter.

E Usi"& the a o+e e-uatio" the +erti#al a"$ hori3o"tal $ispla#e'e"ts ! a"$ ) 8A . C'E t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters. Kth H ao LDth C:(?E The a#tual $is#har&e is less tha" the theoreti#al $is#har&e $ue to fri#tio" loss a"$ the loss $ue to re%e)pa"sio" of the . Cse#E The #oef5#ie"t of $is#har&e CD is $e5"e$ as the ratio of the a#tual $is#har&e to theoreti#al $is#har&e( CD H Ka# Kth C:(:E The a#tual +elo#it! of the .et throu&h the ori5#e is fou"$ out ! 'easuri"& the #o%or$i"ates of the 'o+i"& . Ka# H 0here.The". the theoreti#al $is#har&e throu&h the ori5#e 0ill e.et are 'easure$ usi"& the sli$i"& hoo/ &au&e( 6e /"o0. aLH C'9JsE t C:(9E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/(C'?E H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 0ater #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter.et a"$ appl!i"& Ne0to"2s la0s( Refer 5&ure elo0( The #o%or$i"ates ) a"$ ! of a"! poi"t o" the .et( The a#tual $is#har&e throu&h the 'outhpie#e #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( A#tual $is#har&e. S H ut F 8 at ? ? C:(.

#a" e e)presse$ as. ) H D t F = a"$ ! H = F &t ? ? Ca"#eli"& t a"$ sol+i"& for +. ori5#e a"$ the 'outh% pie#e( ?( Che#/ that the 3ero of the s#ale of the i"let ta"/ is the sa'e le+el as the #e"ter li"e of the 'outhpie#e or ori5#e( If "ot. 'easure the $iffere"#e i" ele+atio" a"$ ta/e it as 3ero error( 9( A$.et at the e)it is fou"$ out usi"& the #o"ti"uit! e-uatio". 0e &et the e)pressio" for a#tual +elo#it! of the .et e'er&i"& out fro' the ori5#e( &)? ?! 8 Da# H C:(>E The #oef5#ie"t of +elo#it! CD is $e5"e$ as the ratio of a#tual +elo#it! o % tai"e$ e)peri'e"tall! to the theoreti#al +elo#it! o tai"e$ usi"& the e)pressio" 0e $eri+e$( i(e(.et to the a#tual area of the ori5#e( It is fou"$ theoreti#all! fro' the follo0i"& e-uatio"( CD H Ka# H CC LCD Kth I" the #ase of 'outhpie#e the a#tual +elo#it! of the .ust the ope"i"& of the i"let +al+e till the 0ater le+el i" the suppl! ta"/ e#o'e stea$!( 8< . CD H Da# Dth C:(@E The #oef5#ie"t of #o"tra#tio" CC is $e5"e$ as the ratio of area of +e"a #o"% tra#ta of the . Ka# H a' LDa# C:(AE !'! P47+*504* 8( Note the $i'e"sio"s of the $is#har&e 'easuri"& ta"/.

CC Ds h a"$ CD Ds h( !'5 O(. 835 I39*4*3+* H!$rauli# #oef5#ie"ts.*4-8.et i" a #o"+e"ie"t poi"t( >( Usi"& #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop 0at#h setup 'easure the a#tual $is#har&e( @( Repeat the e)peri'e"t for $iffere"t i"let +al+e ope"i"&s a"$ ta ulate the rea$i"&s( A( 1lot the #hara#teristi#s CD Ds h.i73.06.( Usi"& the hoo/ &au&e arra"&e'e"t 'easure the #o%or$i"ates of the .:( Note $o0" the hea$( .i73. 835 +86+068. Colle#ti"& ta"/ si3e H M '? HM ' Dia'eter of the ori5#e Dia'eter of the 'outhupie#e HM ' !'6 R*.. CD H C+ H ?= .

the *o0 also loses pressure as it &oes throu&h 5tti"&s. C/&J'9E ( D H a+era&e +elo#it! of *o0 i"si$e the pipe. #o"tra#tio"s a"$ e)pa"sio"s( The pressure loss i" pipe *o0s is #o''o"l! referre$ to as hea$ loss( The fri#tio"al losses are referre$ to as 'a. BD L# S C.or losses 0hile losses throu&h 5tti"&s et#. The &oal of this e)peri'e"t is to stu$! pressure losses $ue to fri#tio"al effe#ts C'a.(8E B H $e"sit! of the *ui$. a #olle#ti"& ta"/ 0ith stop 0at#h to 'easure the $is#har&e a"$ a $iffere"tial 'a"o'eter to 'easure the pressure $rop i" the test se#tio"( 5'3 P4i3+i16* 6he" a *ui$ *o0s throu&h a pipe. C1a · sE( For *o0 throu&h a pipe e)peri'e"tal o ser+atio"s sho0 that la'i"ar *o0 . 4*/0i4*5 The pipe *o0 ri& 0ith pipes of $iffere"t 'aterials. el o0s. are #alle$ 'i"or losses( To&ether the! 'a/e up the total hea$ losses( The Re!"ol$s "u' er Re is a $i'e"sio"less "u' er that &i+es a 'easure of the ratio of i"ertial for#es CD BE to +is#ous for#es CSJLE( It is a +er! useful -ua"tit! a"$ ai$s i" #lassif!i"& *ui$ *o0s( Re H 0here.or lossesE i" *ui$ *o0 throu&h pipes( 5'2 E/0i12*3.i-*. there is a loss of e"er&! Cor pressureE i" the *ui$( This is e#ause e"er&! is $issipate$ to o+er#o'e the +is#ous Cfri#tio"alE for#es e)erte$ ! the 0alls of the pipe as 0ell as the 'o+i"& *ui$ la!ers itself( I" a$$itio" to the e"er&! lost $ue to fri#tio"al for#es. C'JsE( L#H #hara#teristi# $i'e"sio" H D for pipe *o0s.E PERIMENT 5 FRICTIONAL LOSSES IN PIPE FLOW 5'1 O()*+. su#h as +al+es. C'E( S H $!"a'i# +is#osit! of the *ui$.

The Dar#! fri#tio" fa#tor f is "ot a #o"sta"t a"$ $epe"$s o" the para'eters of the pipe a"$ the +elo#it! of the *ui$ *o0( It 'a! e e+aluate$ for &i+e" #o"$itio"s ! the use of +arious e'piri#al or theoreti#al relatio"s. 0hi#h relates the hea$ loss $ue to fri#tio" alo"& a &i+e" le"&th of pipe to the a+era&e +elo#it! of the *ui$ *o0( L D? hf H f· · D ?& h f H hea$ loss $ue to fri#tio".(. or it 'a! e o tai"e$ fro' Moo$! $ia&ra's( The Dar#! fri#tio" fa#tor for la'i"ar *o0 CRe T ?9==E is &i+e" ! the follo0i"& for'ulaI fH >: Re C. C'JsE( LJDH le"&th to $ia'eter ratio of the pipe. H a+era&e +elo#it! of *o0 i"si$e the pipe.(:E The +alue of the Dar#! fri#tio" fa#tor 'a! e su . the *o0 is ter'e$ as tra"sitio" *o0 0here oth la'i"ar a"$ tur ule"t *o0s are possi le( The a+era&e +elo#it! of *o0 #a" e fou"$ out ! 'easuri"& the a#tual $is% #har&e usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop 0at#h( The" the a+era&e *o0 +elo#it! 0ill e.8 F V 9(@ Re f C.e#t to lar&e u"#ertai"ties i" the tra"sitio" *o0 re&i'e a"$ so here the e-uatio" for tur ule"t *o0 is assu'e$ to e +ali$( For tur ule"t *o0 Colebrook equation has to e use$ to 5"$ f ( 8 V H N? lo&8= f WJD ?(.o##urs 0he" Re T ?9== a"$ tur ule"t *o0 o##urs 0he" Re U :===( I" the e% t0ee" ?9== a"$ :===. C' of *ui$E( D C.(?E The hea$ loss $ue to fri#tio" i" pipe *o0s #a" e #al#ulate$ usi"& the DarcyWeisbach e-uatio"( It is a phe"o'e"olo&i#al e-uatio".(9E 0here. DH $is#har&e area of the pipe C. C'E( f H a $i'e"sio"less #oef5#ie"t #alle$ the Darcy friction factor.E 6hi#h is a" i'pli#it e-uatio" a"$ is $if5#ult to sol+e( A" appro)i'ate e)pli#it ?? .

HM'? HM' Colle#ti"& ta"/ area. a Dia'eter of pipes. 835 C86+068. #alle$ the Haaland equation is #o''o"l! use$( 8 V H N8(A lo&8= f WJD 9(@ 8(88 F >(< Re C.(>E 0here. L HM' ?9 .( Note the 'a"o'eter rea$i"&s( >( Measure the $is#har&e throu&h the pipe usi"& #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop 0at#h( @( Repeat the pro#e$ure for $iffere"t *o0 rates a"$ for $iffere"t pipes( A( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( Dra0 the plot sho0i"& the +ariatio" of f 0ith Re!"ol$s "u' er( 5'5 O(.for'.ust the *o0 usi"& the outlet &ate +al+e( .i73. D Le"&th of test se#tio". WJD is the relati+e rou&h"ess of the pipe( 5'! P47+*504* 8( Measure a"$ re#or$ the rele+a"t $i'e"sio"s re-uire$( ?( O ser+e the i"+erte$ U%tu e 'a"o'eter( Ma/e sure the le+el of 0ater is sa'e i" oth li' s( 9( Ope" the $esire$ pressure tap +al+e fro' the pipe li"e to the 'a"o'eter( Ma/e sure o"l! o"e is ope" at a parti#ular ti'e( :( Ope" the i"let &ate +al+e a"$ a$.*4-8.i73.

.06.5'6 R*. 835 I39*4*3+* The Dar#! fri#tio" fa#tor for the three $iffere"t pipes for $iffere"t +alues of Re!"ol$s "u' er ha+e ee" fou"$ out e)peri'e"tall! a"$ #o'pare$ 0ith the theoreti#al results( ?: .

the i'peller la$es a"$ the shrou$ is #alle$ the i'peller( Ce"trifu&al pu'ps are use$ for lar&e $is#har&e throu&h s'aller hea$s( Flui$ e"ters a)iall! throu&h the hollo0 'i$$le portio" of the pu'p #alle$ the e!e. the hu . the rotati"& asse' l! that #o"sists of the shaft. 4*/0i4*5 Ce"trifu&al pu'p test ri&. To 5"$ the perfor'a"#e #hara#teristi#s of a #e"trifu&al pu'p a"$ to 5"$ its spe#i5# spee$( 6'2 E/0i12*3. t!pi#all! fro' a" ele#tri# 'otor to a" i"#rease$ stati# *ui$ pres% sure( The! are #o''o"l! use$ to 'o+e li-ui$s throu&h a pipi"& s!ste'( I" pu'p ter'i"olo&!.i-*. a"$ a#-uires a$$itio"al ra$ial +elo#it! ! #e"trifu&al for#es( The *o0 lea+es the i'peller after &ai"i"& oth spee$ a"$ pressure as it is *u"& ra$iall! out0ar$ i"to the s#roll Cor +oluteE( The purpose of the s#roll is to $e#elerate the fast%'o+i"& *ui$ lea+i"& the traili"& e$&es of the i'peller la$es. pressure &au&es at the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! si$es. a #olle#ti"& ta"/%stop0at#h setup to 'easure the $is#har&e( 6'3 P4i3+i16* A #e"trifu&al pu'p is a roto$!"a'i# pu'p that uses a rotati"& i'peller to i"#rease the pressure of a *ui$( It 0or/s ! the #o"+ersio" of the rotatio"al /i"eti# e"er&!. i"#o'pressi le a"$ if the outlet a"$ i"let $ia'eters are are sa'e. e"er&! 'eter to 'easure the i"put ele#tri#al e"% er&!. the". a##or$i"& to the #o"ti"uit! e-uatio" the a+era&e *o0 spee$ at the outlet is i$e"ti#al to that at the i"let( . after 0hi#h it e"#ou"ters the rotati"& la$es( It a#-uires ta"&e"tial a"$ ra$ial +elo#it! ! 'o'e"tu' tra"sfer 0ith the i'peller la$es. there ! further i"#reasi"& the *ui$ pressure. a"$ to #o' i"e a"$ $ire#t the *o0 fro' all the la$e passa&es to0ar$ a #o''o" outlet( If the *o0 is stea$!.E PERIMENT 6 CONSTANT SPEED CHARACTERISTICS OF SINGLE STAGE CENTRIFUGAL PUMP 6'1 O()*+.

e+e" if the po0er is "ot 'easure$ i" horsepo0er( It is $e5"e$ as. K H 0here. Cse#E The "et hea$ is proportio"al to the useful po0er a#tuall! $eli+ere$ to the *ui$ i" the pu'p( Tra$itio"all! it is #alle$ the 0ater horsepo0erC0hpE. C'Js?E G H ele+atio". C'E( The +elo#it! of 0ater #a" e #al#ulate$ usi"& $is#har&e a"$ $ia'eter of the pipes( The $is#har&e pro$u#e$ ! the pu'p #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #ol% le#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( Dis#har&e. C1$el N 1su#E CD$el? ? NDsu#E F CG$el N Gsu#E F ?& B& C>(?E 1 H A solute 0ater pressure. 0hi#h is $e% 5"e$ as the #ha"&e i" Ber"oulli hea$ et0ee" the su#tio" si$e a"$ the $eli+er! si$e of the pu'p( h is e)presse$ i" e-ui+ale"t #olu'" hei&ht of 0ater( h0 H 1 D? FG F B& ?& N $eli+er! 1 D? FG F B& ?& C>(8E su#tio" The su s#ripts sta"$s for su#tio" or $eli+er! si$es( This e-uatio" #a" also e 0ritte" as. Net hea$.The perfor'a"#e of a pu'p is #hara#teri3e$ ! its "et hea$ h. h0 H 0here. aLH C'9JsE t C>(9E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/(C'?E H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 0ater #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter. 10hp H BK L &h0 C6attsE C>(:E The i"put ele#tri#al e"er&! to the 'otor #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the 0att ?> . CNJ'?E D H Delo#it! of 0ater i"si$e the pipe. C/&J'9E & H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!. C'JsE B H De"sit! of the 0ater. C'E t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters.

ra"&i"& fro' =(=? to 8(. a"$ is a $i'e"sio"less "u' er( The spee$ a"$ $is#har&e use$ i" the e)pressio" shoul$ e the spee$ a"$ $is#har&e for 'a)i'u' ef5#ie"#!( Ce"trifu&al pu'ps ha+e lo0 spe#i5# spee$s a'o"& ro% to$!"a'i# pu'ps. Cra$Jse#E h0 H Net hea$ of the pu'p. spee$ a"$ the $is#har&e $esire$. it is eas! to 5"$ the &e"eral t!pe of roto$!"a'i# pu'p that 0oul$ pro+e satisfa#tor! usi"& spe#i5# spee$( But it is "ot reall! a spee$. X pu'p H 1 hp 10hp C>(>E The spe#i5# spee$ Nsp of a pu'p is $e5"e$ as. Ei" H 0here. 0hi#h #a" e #al#ulate$ ! #o"si$eri"& the ef5#ie"#! of the 'otor( p hp H X'otor L Ei" The pu'p ef5#ie"#! X pu'p is $e5"e$ as the ratio of useful po0er to supplie$ po0er. C' of 0aterE The spe#i5# spee$ 0ill e a #o"sta"t for a parti#ular pu'p. or pu'ps si'% ilar to it( If 0e /"o0 the hea$.( C>(@E 6'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the pressure &au&es( Ma/e sure oth of the' sho0 at'ospheri# pressure( ?@ . V YK Nsp H C&h0E9J: 0here.hour e"er&! 'eter( The e)pressio" for po0er is. re+J/6 hr( t H ti'e ta/e" for " re+olutio"s. Y H A"&ular +elo#it! of the 'otor shaft.E " H "u' er of re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( / H e"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t. 9>== L " L 8=== /Lt C6attsE C>(. Cse#E I" pu'p ter'i"olo&! the e)ter"al e"er&! supplie$ to the pu'p is #alle$ the ra/e horsepo0erC hpE of the pu'p.

Dsu# H Dia'eter of $eli+er! pipe. a Dia'eter of su#tio" pipe. G$el N Gsu# H ?A .i73.i73.*4-8. D$el H Spee$ of the 'otor.( Ope" the $eli+er! +al+e sli&htl!( O ser+e the pressure &au&e rea$i"&s( >( Measure the $is#har&e usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ stop0at#h setup( @( Note the ti'e for " re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( A( Ope" the $eli+er! +al+e &ra$uall! to 'a)i'u'( Repeat the a o+e o ser% +atio"s for $iffere"t $is#har&es( <( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( Dra0 the perfor'a"#e #hara#teristi#sZ H Ds( K.?( O ser+e the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pipe $ia'eters( Measure the $i'e"sio"s of #olle#ti"& ta"/( Measure the $iffere"#e i" ele+atio" et0ee" the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pressure tappi"&s( 9( 1ri'e the #e"trifu&al pu'p( Peep the $eli+er! +al+e full! #lose$( :( Start the pu'p( . 835 C86+068. / H H Ele+atio" $iffere"#e. N E"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t. 1 Ds( K a"$ X Ds( K( hp 6'5 O(. H Colle#ti"& ta"/ area.

6'6 R*. X pu'p.. X pu'p.a+&H ?( The 'a)i'u' pu'p ef5#ie"#!.'a)H 9( The spe#i5# spee$ of the &i+e" #e"trifu&al pu'p. NspH ?< . 835 I39*4*3+* 8( The a+era&e pu'p ef5#ie"#!.06.

To 5"$ the +aria le spee$ #hara#teristi#s of a si"&le sta&e #e"trifu&al pu'p a"$ to 5"$ its spe#i5# spee$( #'2 E/0i12*3. 4*/0i4*5 Si"&le sta&e +aria le spee$ #e"trifu&al pu'p test ri&. h0 H C1$el N 1su#E CD$el? ? NDsu#E F CG$el N Gsu#E F ?& B& C@(?E .E PERIMENT # VARIABLE SPEED CHARACTERISTICS OF SINGLE STAGE CENTRIFUGAL PUMP #'1 O()*+. the hu .i-*. $is#har&e pipe 5tte$ 0ith a +e"turi 'eter. the rotati"& asse' l! that #o"sists of the shaft. the i'peller la$es a"$ the shrou$ is #alle$ the i'peller( The perfor'a"#e of a pu'p is #hara#teri3e$ ! its "et hea$ h. +olt'eter a"$ a''eter to 5"$ the a'ou"t of ele#tri#al e"er&! i"put to the pu'p. Net hea$. t!pi#all! fro' a" ele#tri# 'otor to a" i"#rease$ stati# *ui$ pres% sure( The! are #o''o"l! use$ to 'o+e li-ui$s throu&h a pipi"& s!ste'( I" pu'p ter'i"olo&!. ele#tri#al s!ste's to +ar! the 'otor spee$. 0hi#h is $e% 5"e$ as the #ha"&e i" Ber"oulli hea$ et0ee" the su#tio" si$e a"$ the $eli+er! si$e of the pu'p( h is e)presse$ i" e-ui+ale"t #olu'" hei&ht of 0ater( h0 H 1 D? FG F B& ?& N $eli+er! 1 D? FG F B& ?& C@(8E su#tio" The su s#ripts sta"$s for su#tio" or $eli+er! si$es( This e-uatio" #a" also e 0ritte" as. ta#ho'eter to 5"$ the spee$ of pu'p et#( #'3 P4i3+i16* A #e"trifu&al pu'p is a roto$!"a'i# pu'p that uses a rotati"& i'peller to i"#rease the pressure of a *ui$( It 0or/s ! the #o"+ersio" of the rotatio"al /i"eti# e"er&!.

C'JsE B H De"sit! of the 0ater. 1 H A solute 0ater pressure. C'E( The +elo#it! of 0ater #a" e #al#ulate$ usi"& $is#har&e a"$ $ia'eter of the pipes( The $is#har&e pro$u#e$ ! the pu'p #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the +e"turi 'eter pro+i$e$ i" the $eli+er! pipe( Dis#har&e.E " H "u' er of re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( / H e"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t. e+e" if the po0er is "ot 'easure$ i" horsepo0er( It is $e5"e$ as. 0hi#h #a" e #al#ulate$ ! #o"si$eri"& the ef5#ie"#! of the 'otor( p hp H X'otor L Ei" The pu'p ef5#ie"#! X pu'p is $e5"e$ as the ratio of useful po0er to supplie$ 98 .0here. /. C'E The "et hea$ is proportio"al to the useful po0er a#tuall! $eli+ere$ to the *ui$ i" the pu'p( Tra$itio"all! it is #alle$ the 0ater horsepo0erC0hpE. C'Js?E G H ele+atio". Cse#E I" pu'p ter'i"olo&! the e)ter"al e"er&! supplie$ to the pu'p is #alle$ the ra/e horsepo0erC hpE of the pu'p. C/&J'9E & H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!. K H /H " C'9JsE 0here. " H #ali ratio" #o"sta"ts of the +e"turi 'eter H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 'er#ur! #olu'" i" 'a"o'eter. 10hp H BK L &h0 C6attsE C@(:E C@(9E The i"put ele#tri#al e"er&! to the 'otor #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the 0att hour e"er&! 'eter( The e)pressio" for po0er is. 9>== L " L 8=== /Lt C6attsE C@(. CNJ'?E D H Delo#it! of 0ater i"si$e the pipe. Ei" H 0here. Cre+J/6 hrE( t H ti'e ta/e" for " re+olutio"s.

( Ope" the $eli+er! +al+e sli&htl!( O ser+e the pressure &au&e rea$i"&s( >( Measure the $is#har&e usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ stop0at#h setup( @( Note the ti'e for " re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( A( Ope" the $eli+er! +al+e &ra$uall! to 'a)i'u'( Repeat the a o+e o ser% +atio"s for $iffere"t $is#har&es( <( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( Dra0 the perfor'a"#e #hara#teristi#sZ H Ds( K.( C@(@E #'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the pressure &au&es( Ma/e sure oth of the' sho0 at'ospheri# pressure( ?( O ser+e the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pipe $ia'eters( Measure the $i'e"sio"s of #olle#ti"& ta"/( Measure the $iffere"#e i" ele+atio" et0ee" the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pressure tappi"&s( 9( 1ri'e the #e"trifu&al pu'p( Peep the $eli+er! +al+e full! #lose$( :( Start the pu'p( . Cra$Jse#E h0 H Net hea$ of the pu'p. C' of 0aterE The spe#i5# spee$ 0ill e a #o"sta"t for a parti#ular pu'p. ra"&i"& fro' =(=? to 8(. V YK Nsp H C&h0E9J: 0here. X pu'p H 1 hp 10hp C@(>E The spe#i5# spee$ Nsp of a pu'p is $e5"e$ as. a"$ is a $i'e"sio"less "u' er( The spee$ a"$ $is#har&e use$ i" the e)pressio" shoul$ e the spee$ a"$ $is#har&e for 'a)i'u' ef5#ie"#!( Ce"trifu&al pu'ps ha+e lo0 spe#i5# spee$s a'o"& ro% to$!"a'i# pu'ps. spee$ a"$ the $is#har&e $esire$. or pu'ps si'% ilar to it( If 0e /"o0 the hea$.po0er. 1 Ds( K a"$ X Ds( K( hp 9? . Y H A"&ular +elo#it! of the 'otor shaft. it is eas! to 5"$ the &e"eral t!pe of roto$!"a'i# pu'p that 0oul$ pro+e satisfa#tor! usi"& spe#i5# spee$( But it is "ot reall! a spee$.

.'a)H 9( The spe#i5# spee$ of the &i+e" #e"trifu&al pu'p. 835 C86+068. NspH 99 . G$el N Gsu# H #'6 R*. X pu'p. N E"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t. X pu'p.*4-8. / H H Ele+atio" $iffere"#e. 835 I39*4*3+* 8( The a+era&e pu'p ef5#ie"#!. D$el H Spee$ of the 'otor. H Colle#ti"& ta"/ area. a Dia'eter of su#tio" pipe.06.a+&H ?( The 'a)i'u' pu'p ef5#ie"#!.i73.i73.#'5 O(. Dsu# H Dia'eter of $eli+er! pipe.

e#ti+e is to stu$! the perfor'a"#e #hara#teristi#s of a re#ipro#ati"& pu'p a"$ to 5"$ the slip( $'2 E/0i12*3. 0hi#h #auses a *ui$ to 'o+e ! trappi"& a 5)e$ a'ou"t of it the" $ispla#i"& that trappe$ +olu'e i"to the $is#har&e pipe( The *ui$ e"ters a pu'pi"& #ha' er +ia a" i"let +al+e a"$ is pushe$ out +ia a outlet +al+e ! the a#tio" of the pisto" or $iaphra&'( The! are either si"&le a#ti"&Z i"$epe"$e"t su#tio" a"$ $is#har&e stro/es or $ou le a#ti"&Z su#tio" a"$ $is#har&e i" oth $ire#tio"s( Re#ipro#ati"& pu'ps are self pri'i"& a"$ are suita le for +er! hi&h hea$s at lo0 *o0s( The! $eli+er relia le $is#har&e *o0s a"$ is ofte" use$ for 'eter% i"& $uties e#ause of #o"sta"#! of *o0 rate( The *o0 rate is #ha"&e$ o"l! ! a$. The o . 4*/0i4*5 Re#ipro#ati"& pu'p test ri&. e"er&! 'eter to 'easure the i"put ele#tri#al e"er&!. pressure &au&es at the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pipes.E PERIMENT $ PERFORMANCE OF RECIPROCATING PUMP $'1 O()*+.usti"& the rp' of the $ri+er( These pu'ps $eli+er a hi&hl! pulse$ *o0( If a s'ooth *o0 is re-uire$ the" the $is#har&e *o0 s!ste' has to i"#lu$e a$$itio"al features su#h as a##u'ulators( A" auto'ati# relief +al+e set at a safe pressure is use$ o" the $is#har&e si$e of all positi+e $ispla#e'e"t pu'ps( .i-*. a #olle#ti"& ta"/ stop 0at#h setup to 'easure the $is#har&e( $'3 P4i3+i16* Re#ipro#ati"& pu'p is a positi+e $ispla#e'e"t pu'p.

C'Js?E G H ele+atio". C'E( The +elo#it! of 0ater #a" e #al#ulate$ usi"& $is#har&e a"$ area of the pipes( The $is#har&e pro$u#e$ ! the pu'p #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( Dis#har&e. CNJ'?E D H Delo#it! of 0ater i"si$e the pipe. e+e" if the po0er is "ot 'easure$ i" horsepo0er( It is $e5"e$ as. 9>== L " L 8=== /Lt C6attsE CA(:E " H "u' er of re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( 9. aLH C'9JsE t CA(?E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/(C'?E( H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the 0ater #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter. Ei" H 0here. C'JsE B H De"sit! of the 0ater. C/&J'9E & H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!.The perfor'a"#e of a pu'p is #hara#teri3e$ ! its "et hea$ h. h0 H C1$el N 1su#E CD$el NDsu#E F F CG$el N Gsu#E B& ?& ?? CA(8E The su s#ripts sta"$s for su#tio" or $eli+er! si$es( 0here. Cse#E( The "et hea$ is proportio"al to the useful po0er a#tuall! $eli+ere$ to the *ui$ i" the pu'p( Tra$itio"all! it is #alle$ the 0ater horsepo0erC0hpE. . K H 0here. 1 H A solute 0ater pressure. 10hp H BK L &h0 C6attsE CA(9E The i"put ele#tri#al e"er&! to the 'otor #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the 0att hour e"er&! 'eter( The e)pressio" for po0er is. 0hi#h is $e% 5"e$ as the #ha"&e i" Ber"oulli hea$ et0ee" the su#tio" si$e a"$ the $eli+er! si$e of the pu'p( h is e)presse$ i" e-ui+ale"t #olu'" hei&ht of 0ater( Net hea$. C'E( t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters.

Slip H Kth N Ka# Kth CA(@E $'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the pressure &au&es( Ma/e sure oth of the' sho0 at'ospheri# pressure( ?( O ser+e the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pipe $ia'eters( Measure the $i'e"sio"s of #olle#ti"& ta"/( Measure the $iffere"#e i" ele+atio" et0ee" the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pressure tappi"&s( 9> . Cse#E I" pu'p ter'i"olo&! the e)ter"al e"er&! supplie$ to the pu'p is #alle$ the ra/e horsepo0erC hpE of the pu'p.E The theoreti#al $is#har&e of a re#ipro#ati"& pu'p #a" e #al#ulate$ ! /"o0% i"& the &eo'etri#al spe#i5#atio"s a"$ a"$ rate of tra+el of the pisto". 0hi#h #a" e #al#ulate$ ! #o"si$eri"& the ef5#ie"#! of the 'otor( p hp H X'otor L Ei" The pu'p ef5#ie"#! X pu'p is $e5"e$ as the ratio of useful po0er to supplie$ po0er. Kth H 0here. Crp'E( A H Area of the pisto"./ H e"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t. LNA LNCA N A prE F >= >= C'9JsE CA(>E L H Stro/e le"&th of pisto". C'?E( The slip of a re#ipro#ati"& pu'p is $e5"e$ as. re+J/6 hr( t H ti'e ta/e" for " re+olutio"s. C'?E( A prH Area of the pisto" ro$. si"#e it is positi+e $ispla#e'e"t t!pe( The +olu'e of the *ui$ $ispla#e$ 0ill e e-ual to the sto/e +olu'e of the pisto" i"si$e the #!li"$er( For a $ou le a#ti"& si"&le #!li"$er re#ipro#ati"& pu'p the $ispla#e$ +olu'e of 0ater per se#o"$ is &i+e" !. X pu'p H 1 hp 10hp CA(. C'E( N H Rotati"& spee$ of the pu'p #ra"/shaft.

G$el N Gsu# H $'6 R*. S a+&H 9@ .9( Ope" the $eli+er! +al+e full!( Ne+er #lose this +al+e elo0 a #riti#al le+el to re$u#e the *o0 rate( The *ui$ has "o pla#e to &o a"$ so'ethi"& 0ill rea/( :( Start the pu'p( .. Dsu# H Dia'eter of $eli+er! pipe. 1 Ds( K a"$ X Ds( K( hp $'5 O(. 835 C86+068.i73. Colle#ti"& ta"/ area. / H Ele+atio" $iffere"#e. X pu'p.( Note $o0" the pressure &au&e rea$i"&s( >( Measure the $is#har&e usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ stop0at#h setup( @( Note the ti'e for " re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( A( Close the $eli+er! +al+e &ra$uall!( Repeat the a o+e o ser+atio"s for $if% fere"t $is#har&es( <( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( Dra0 the perfor'a"#e #hara#teristi#sZ H Ds( K. a H Dia'eter of su#tio" pipe.06.*4-8. 835 I39*4*3+* 8( The a+era&e pu'p ef5#ie"#! is fou"$ to e. D$el H E"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t.a+&H ?( The a+era&e slip of the &i+e" re#ipro#ati"& pu'p.i73.

e"er&! 'eter to 'easure the i"put ele#tri#al e"er&!. alo"& 0ith the spee$ of rotatio". To i"+esti&ate the perfor'a"#e of a &ear pu'p a"$ to plot the #hara#teristi#s( &'2 E/0i12*3.i-*.E PERIMENT & PERFORMANCE OF GEAR PUMP &'1 O()*+. stora&e ta"/ 0ith oil. effe#ti+el! pre+e"t the *ui$ fro' lea/i"& a#/0ar$s( The ri&i$ $esi&" of the &ears a"$ housi"& allo0 for +er! hi&h pressures a"$ the a ilit! to pu'p hi&hl! +is#ous *ui$s( . pressure &au&es at the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pipes. 0here the 'eshi"& of the &ears $ispla#e the *ui$( The 'e#ha"i#al #leara"#es are o" the or$er of 'i#ro'eters( The ti&ht #leara"#es. #reati"& a +oi$ a"$ su#tio" 0hi#h is 5lle$ ! *ui$( The *ui$ is #arrie$ ! the &ears to the $is#har&e si$e of the pu'p. 4*/0i4*5 4ear pu'p test ri&. a #olle#ti"& ta"/ stop 0at#h setup to 'easure the $is#har&e( &'3 P4i3+i16* 4ear pu'p is a positi+e $ispla#e'e"t pu'p 0hi#h utili3es the 'eshi"& of t0o &ears to pressuri3e the *ui$( The! are o"e of the 'ost #o''o" t!pes of pu'ps for h!$rauli# *ui$ po0er appli#atio"s a"$ are also 0i$el! use$ to pu'p hi&hl! +is#ous *ui$s( As the &ears rotate the! separate o" the i"ta/e si$e of the pu'p.

Ei" H 9>== L " L 8=== /Lt 9< C6attsE C<(:E .The perfor'a"#e of a"! pu'p is #hara#teri3e$ ! its "et hea$ h. C'E( The +elo#it! of 0ater #a" e #al#ulate$ usi"& $is#har&e a"$ area of the pipes( The $is#har&e pro$u#e$ ! the pu'p #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ a"$ stop0at#h setup( Dis#har&e. K H 0here. e+e" if the po0er is "ot 'easure$ i" horsepo0er a"$ the pu'pi"& *ui$ is "ot 0ater( It is $e5"e$ as. hoil H C1$el N 1su#E CD$el? ? NDsu#E F F CG$el N Gsu#E B& ?& C<(8E The su s#ripts sta"$s for su#tio" or $eli+er! si$es( 0here. C'E( t H ti'e ta/e" to rise H 'eters. Cse#E( The "et hea$ is proportio"al to the useful po0er a#tuall! $eli+ere$ to the *ui$ i" the pu'p( Tra$itio"all! it is #alle$ the 0ater horsepo0erC0hpE. aLH C'9JsE t C<(?E a H area of the #olle#ti"& ta"/(C'?E( H H hei&ht $iffere"#e of the li-ui$ #olu'" i" the pie3o'eter. C'Js?E G H ele+atio". 1 H A solute *ui$ pressure. 10hp H BK L &hoil C6attsE C<(9E The i"put ele#tri#al e"er&! to the 'otor #a" e $eter'i"e$ usi"& the 0att hour e"er&! 'eter( The e)pressio" for po0er is. CNJ'?E D H Delo#it! of *ui$ i"si$e the pipe. C/&J' 9E & H a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!. C'JsE B H De"sit! of the pu'pi"& *ui$. 0hi#h is $e% 5"e$ as the #ha"&e i" Ber"oulli hea$ et0ee" the su#tio" si$e a"$ the $eli+er! si$e of the pu'p( h is e)presse$ i" e-ui+ale"t #olu'" hei&ht of *ui$ 0hi#h is pu'pe$( Net hea$.

H Colle#ti"& ta"/ area. re+J/6 hr( t H ti'e ta/e" for " re+olutio"s. 835 C86+068. a Dia'eter of su#tio" pipe.*4-8. Cse#E I" pu'p ter'i"olo&! the e)ter"al e"er&! supplie$ to the pu'p is #alle$ the ra/e horsepo0erC hpE of the pu'p. Dsu# H Dia'eter of $eli+er! pipe.E &'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the pressure &au&es( Ma/e sure oth of the' sho0 at'ospheri# pressure( ?( O ser+e the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pipe $ia'eters( Measure the $i'e"sio"s of #olle#ti"& ta"/( Measure the $iffere"#e i" ele+atio" et0ee" the su#tio" a"$ $eli+er! pressure tappi"&s( 9( Ope" the $eli+er! +al+e full!( Ne+er #lose this +al+e elo0 a #riti#al le+el to re$u#e the *o0 rate( The *ui$ has "o pla#e to &o a"$ so'ethi"& 0ill rea/( :( Start the pu'p( . " H "u' er of re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( / H e"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t.i73.0here.i73. 0hi#h #a" e #al#ulate$ ! #o"si$eri"& the ef5#ie"#! of the 'otor( p hp H X'otor L Ei" The pu'p ef5#ie"#! X pu'p is $e5"e$ as the ratio of useful po0er to supplie$ po0er. 10hp Ds( 1i" a"$ X Ds( h( &'5 O(. D$el H := .( Note $o0" the pressure &au&e rea$i"&s( >( Measure the $is#har&e usi"& the #olle#ti"& ta"/ stop0at#h setup( @( Note the ti'e for " re+olutio"s of the e"er&! 'eter $is/( A( Close the $eli+er! +al+e &ra$uall!( Repeat the a o+e o ser+atio"s for $if% fere"t $is#har&es( <( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( Dra0 the perfor'a"#e #hara#teristi#sZ K Ds( 1 0hp. X pu'p H 1 hp 10hp C<(.

G$el N Gsu# H &'6 R*. 835 I39*4*3+* 8( The a+era&e pu'p ef5#ie"#! . / H Ele+atio" $iffere"#e. X pu'p.E"er&! 'eter #o"sta"t.a+&H ?( The 'a)i'u' pu'p ef5#ie"#! e.06.. X pu'p.'a)H :8 .

#e"trifu% &al pu'p.E PERIMENT 1% LOAD TEST ON PELTON TURBINE 1%'1 O()*+.= 'eters 0ith relati+el! lo0 0ater *o0 rates( For 'a)i'u' ef5#ie"#! the ru""er tip spee$ shoul$ e-ual a out o"e%half the stri/i"& . ra/e $ru' $!"a'o'eter 0ith rope a"$ 'ass loa$i"& arra"&e% 'e"t( 1%'3 P4i3+i16* A" i'pulse tur i"e is a tur o'a#hi"e i" 0hi#h /i"eti# e"er&! fro' o"e or 'ore fast%'o+i"& . t!pi#all! a o+e a out :. 4*/0i4*5 E)peri'e"tal setup #o"sists of 1elto" tur i"e.i-*. i"let pressure &au&e. pre%#ali rate$ +e"turi 'eter 0ith $iffere"tial 'er#ur! 'a"o'eter. ut o"l! o"e has sur+i+e$ i" appre#ia le "u' ers to the prese"t $a!. 1i" to the tur i"e is the i"itial /i"eti# e"er&! of . a"$ so the tur i"e $oes"2t re-uire a housi"& for operatio"( The #o"$uit ri"&i"& hi&h%pressure 0ater to the i'pulse 0heel is #alle$ the pe"%sto#/( I'pulse tur i"es are 'ost ofte" use$ i" +er! hi&h hea$ appli#atio"s( Se+% eral t!pes of i'pulse tur i"es ha+e ee" i"+e"te$. ta#ho'eter.et( The 'o'e"tu' of this .ets is #o"+erte$ to rotatio"al 'e#ha"i#al e"er&! $eli+ere$ to the shaft of the 'a#hi"e( A "o33le tra"sfor's 0ater u"$er a hi&h hea$ i"to a po0erful . 0hi#h is the 1elto" tur i"e( The free 0ater .et +elo#it!( The ef5#ie"#! #a" e)#ee$ <8 per#e"t 0he" operati"& at >=%A= per#e"t of full loa$( The i"put h!$rauli# po0er.et is $estro!e$ ! stri/i"& the ru""er.et stri/es the tur i"e u#/ets ta"&e"tiall!( Ea#h u#/et has a hi&h #e"ter ri$&e so that the *o0 is $i+i$e$ to lea+e the ru""er at oth si$es( 1elto" 0heels are suita le for hi&h hea$s. 0hi#h a sor s the resulti"& for#e( No pressure #ha"&e o##urs at the tur i"e la$es. To i"+esti&ate the perfor'a"#e of the 1elto" tur i"e 0ith $iffere"t ra"&e of *o0 rates a"$ to 5"$ its spe#i5# spee$( 1%'2 E/0i12*3.

C'JsE h H Hea$ o+er the tur i"e. CN'E N H Rotati"& spee$ of tur i"e shaft. C'E of 0ater K H Dolu'e *o0 rate to the tur i"e. & H A##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!. C/&J'9E The *o0 rate of 0ater throu&h the tur i"e #a" e 'easure$ usi"& the +e"turi 'eter #o""e#te$ i" the i"let pipe li"e( The +e"turi 'eter is pre%#ali rate$ 0ith K H /h" a"$ the +alues of / a"$ " are /"o0"( h is the #ha"&e i" pressure i" ter's of ' of 0ater( For a 'er#ur! 'a"o'eter the this #o"+ersio" is #arrie$ out usi"& the e-uatio".the *o0i"& 0ater . C'E The effe#ti+e loa$ o" the ra/e $ru' is #al#ulate$ as. C' 9JsE B H De"sit! of the 0ater. L H C6ha"&er F 6a$$e$ % 6Spri"& :9 ala"#eE L& . C/&JsE D H Delo#it! of .et( 8 1i" H 'D ? H BK L &h ? C8=(8E 0here. C'E hH& H O1 i" ter's of hei&ht of Mer#ur! #olu'".et at the "o33le e)it. C'Js?E ' H Mass *o0 rate of 0ater. C/&J' 9E B0 H $e"sit! of the *o0i"& *ui$. BH& N 8 L hh& B0 C8=(?E h0 H O1 i" ter's of hei&ht of 0ater #olu'". C6attsE T H Tor-ue a#ti"& o" the ru""er shaft. Crp'E L H Effe#ti+e loa$ o" the ra/e $ru'. ?[N L L L De ?[NT [DeNL ? H H >= >= >= C8=(9E 1 r H output ra/e po0er of the tur i"e. h0 H 0here. C/&J' 9E The shaft of the tur i"e ru""er is #o""e#te$ to a ra/e $ru' $!"a'o'eter 0ith rope a"$ 'ass loa$i"& arra"&e'e"t to 'easure the output ra/e po0er( 1 rH 0here. C'E BH& H $e"sit! of the 'a"o'eter *ui$. CNE De H Effe#ti+e $ia'eter of the ra/e $ru'.

J: V Y1 C8=(. C'Js?E( The tur i"e ef5#ie"#! is $e5"e$ as the ratio of the po0er a+aila le o" the ra/e $ru' to the h!$rauli# po0er supplie$ to the tur i"e( Xtur H 1 r 1i" C8=(:E The spe#i5# spee$ Nst of a 0ater tur i"e is $e5"e$ as. to =(?( 1%'! P47+*504* 8( Che#/ the $!"a'o'eter 'e#ha"is' a"$ the $iffere"tial 'a"o'eter li' s( Note $o0" the $ia'eter of the ra/e $ru'( Cha"&e the $!"a'o'eter to 3ero%loa$ positio"( ?( 1ri'e the #e"trifu&al pu'p. a"$ is a $i'e"sio"less "u' er( The spee$ a"$ po0er use$ i" the e)pressio" shoul$ e the spee$ a"$ po0er for 'a)i'u' ef5#ie"#!( I'pulse tur i"es ha+e lo0 spe#i5# spee$s. ra"&i"& fro' =(=. C6attsE Y H a"&ular +elo#it! of tur i"e shaft.( Re&ulate the +al+es to rea#h the rate$ spee$ at rate$ hea$ of the tur i"e( Che#/ the rp' usi"& ta#ho'eter( Note $o0" the rea$i"&s( >( Loa$ the tur i"e ! putti"& 0ei&hts o" the loa$i"& ha"&er( Tur" o" the #ooli"& 0ater suppl! to the ra/e $ru'( :: . Nst H r 8J? B0 C&h0E.0here. 0hi#h is use$ &e"erates hi&h pressure hea$ i" the pe" sto#/( 9( Peep the spear +al+e a"$ the i"let &ate +al+e #o'pletel! #lose$( Start the pu'p( :( Slo0l! ope" the &ate +al+e a"$ a$.E 0here. it is eas! to 5"$ the &e"eral t!pe of tur i"e that 0oul$ pro+e satisfa#tor! usi"& spe#i5# spee$( But it is "ot reall! a spee$. or tur i"es si'ilar to it( If 0e /"o0 the hea$. Cra$Jse#E The spe#i5# spee$ 0ill e a #o"sta"t for a parti#ular tur i"e.ust the spear +al+e( O ser+e the 'i"i% 'u' ope"i"& positio" of the +al+es to start the tur i"e at "o loa$( Note $o0" the 'a"o'eter a"$ the pressure &au&e rea$i"&s( . 1 r H output ra/e po0er of the tur i"e. spee$ a"$ po0er $esire$. & is the a##eleratio" $ue to &ra+it!.

1 r Ds( K a"$ Xtur Ds( K( 1%'5 O(. 6ei&ht of rope a"$ ha"&er Dia'eter of ra/e $ru' Dia'eter of the rope Rate$ spee$ a"$ rate$ po0er H H H H The 'a)i'u' loa$ o" the ha"&er H 1%'6 R*.i73.@( Re&ulate the spee$ to rate$ spee$ ! a$.usti"& the +al+es( Note $o0" the rea$i"&s of the 'a"o'eter. 835 I39*4*3+* 8( The a+era&e tur i"e ef5#ie"#! of the &i+e" 1elto" tur i"e. 835 C86+068.i73.a+& H QQ ?( The spe#i5# spee$ of the tur i"e. X tur.*4-8.06. ef5#ie"#! a"$ spe#i5# spee$( 88( 1lot the #hara#teristi#sZ 1i" Ds( 1 r. Xtur Ds( 1 r. Nst H 9( The 'i"i'u' $is#har&e re-uire$ to start the tur i"e H QQ :.. pressure &au&e a"$ the spri"& ala"#e( Repeat the pro#e$ure ! i"#reasi"& the 0ei&ht o" the ha"&er &ra$uall! up to the 'a)i'u' loa$( A( Ta ulate the rea$i"&s( <( Re'o+e the loa$s o" the ha"&er a"$ a"$ #lose the &ate +al+e slo0l! a"$ stop the #e"trifu&al pu'p( 8=( Cal#ulate the ra/e po0er. .

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