fluid mechanics lab

Tilting Flume Apparatus

Tilting Flume Apparatus

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

A 76mm wide, 250mm high open channel.

Clear acrylic sides to give visibility of the working section.

Ajacking system permits the slope of the channel bed to be adjusted between -1% and +3%.

Service module: Made fromAcrylic

Sump tank capacity: 250 litres (S. S.)

Volumetric tank capacity: 40 litres (GRP)

Inlet tank with flow stilling arrangement.(GRP)

Include a Venturi flume, sharp and broad crested weirs, 2 vernier level gauges, adjustable undershot weir and crump weir.

Pump: Submersible type

Motor:0.55kW split capacitor start with built in overload protection, Speed 2800rpm, Class B insulation, Continuous duty.

Flowmeter: Shunt orifice type range 0.5 to 2.5 litres/sec

Vernier level:- 1 x 150mm resolution 0.1mm

Gauges: 2 x 300mm resolution 0.1mm.

Comprehensive instruction manual.

Overall dimensions 5.4m (L) x 0.62m (W) x 1.46m (H)