KAPLAN TURBINE TEST RIG (1HP) (Closed Circuit)
a) Kaplan Turbine designed for laboratory experimental purpose & to conduct test under constant head of the following specifications.
Net Head : 5 m.
Discharge : 1500 LPM.
Normal Speed : 1000 RPM.
Power : 1 HP
Brake Drum Dia. : 300 mm.
b) Pump with volute casing suitable for the supply of water for the Turbine size of 6” to discharge 1500 LPM at a total head of 8 m. coupled to 7.5 HP induction motor 3 phase 400/440 V. AC. supply.
c) Flow measuring Unit: A C.I orifice meter of 150 mm dia. (6”) size with double column differential manometer (Without Mercury) on a panel board to measure the difference of pressure.
d) Reservoir of size 1.75 m length x 0.9 m width x 0.65 m. height with drain valve of ½ ” size & a bend.
e) Starter, Switch, Digital speed indicator, Pipe line with control valve
f) Strong iron stand to support the unit.