Location:- Ground Floor Mechanical Engineering Block
Lab Objective:- Preparation of lay out of Hydraulic Engineering lab. Determine the coefficient of discharge of the given flow meter. To determine the coefficient of discharge of the given flow meter. To make the study of impulse turbine: Pelton wheel. To perform experiments on Pelton wheel for plotting its characteristic curve. To make the study of Double stage Centrifugal pump. To perform the experiment on Double stage Centrifugal pump for plotting characteristic curve. To make the study of Reaction Turbine. To make the study of Francis Turbine. To make the study of Kaplan Turbine. To study the Cavitation phenomenon in flow.
Courses Taught:- Hydraulics Machine
Adequacy for Instruction:- Excellent
Software Available if Applicable:-
Major Equipment:-:- Dead weight tester, Energy Losses in pipe bends apparatus,Centrifugal pump apparatus, Drag co-efficient apparatus, Pelton wheel turbine apparatus, Francis reaction turbine apparatus, Kaplan Turbine apparatus, Orifice discharge apparatus, Venturi meter, Water hammer apparatus, Reciprocating pump, Hydrology apparatus,
Safety Regulations:- Helmets and gloves are mandatory to use while performing laboratory experiments. Presence of Lab Assistant is mandatory while performing experiments. Also, the Extra care is required for delicate and sensitive apparatus