RESULTS AND CALCULATIONS

Results
Q (gpm) h (mm)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

5 180 179 141 52 115 147 164 167

4 227 225 205 155 192 205 218 220

3 245 245 231 200 223 233 240 236

Table 1: Experimental reading of venturi meter in mm.

Q(gpm) h (m)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

5 0.180 0.179 0.141 0.052 0.115 0.147 0.164 0.167

4 0.227 0.225 0.205 0.155 0.192 0.205 0.218 0.220

3 0.245 0.245 0.231 0.200 0.223 0.233 0.240 0.236

Table 2: Experimental reading of venturi meter in m.

Tapping no Diameter, d (m) Area, A (m2 )
1 0.026 0.000531
2 0.023 0.000415
3 0.018 0.000254
4 0.016 0.000201
5 0.019 0.000284
6 0.022 0.000380
7 0.025 0.000491
8 0.026 0.000531
Table 3: Diameter and area for each tapping.

5236 × 10-4 3 1. 3 ??? 1 ?3 1 ?????? Q= × × = 1.5236 × 10-4 m3/s 1 ?????? 264.1545 × 10-4 4 2. 4 ??? 1 ?3 1 ?????? Q= × × = 2. 5 ??? 1 ?3 1 ?????? Q= × × = 3.1545 × 10-4 m3/s 1 ?????? 264.8927 × 10-4 m3/s 1 ?????? 264.Calculations ?? Table 3: Unit conversion of gpm to ? gpm ?? ? 5 3.172 ??? 60 ? a) At 3 gpm.8927 × 10-4 a) At 5 gpm.172 ??? 60 ? b) At 4 gpm.172 ??? 60 ? .

000252 ? V= = = 1.2250−0. Maximum velocity at tapping 4 with each flow rate.2750 -0.2270) = = -0.000201 Q (gpm) Q (m3/s) Velocity (m/s) v2/2g (m) 5 0.4375 -0. -0.1111 -0.1252 4 0.253 m/s ? (?2 ) 0.2750 .0080 -0. Cmh.0875 0.000 -0.253 0.0450 Table 5: The maximum velocity at tapping 4 with each flow rate.1125 -0.0800) Q Cmh (gpm) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 5 0 -0.020 -0.2000 .3115 -1.2667 -0.0250 (0.940 0. (ℎ? − ℎ1 ) C?ℎ = ? 2 ( ??? ) 2? (0. ?3 ?( ) 0.2636 -0.4889 -0. 1.1278 -0.567 0.0800 3 0.000315 1.5192 -0.0250 -0. Experimental monometric head coefficient.3111 -1.000252 1.9000 3 0 0 -0. 2.000189 0.1038 4 0 -0.

000201 =(0. Theoretical monometric head coefficient. ? ? Cmh = (?4 ) 2 .867 -0.(0.483 Cmh 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 0 -0.(?4 )2 1 ? 0. 3.091 -0.358 -0.483 -0.Table 6: Experimental monometric head coefficient.000254)2 = -0. .000201 0.024 0 Table 7: Theoretical monometric head coefficient. Cmh.000531) 2.136 -0.