FRANCIS TURBINE TEST SETUP :- Closed circuit 1 Kw capacity
Turbine Unit :
Francis turbine test rig developing about 1000 watts power at 1 bar pressure and 12 LPS discharge. It consists of,
i. Casing: Sturdy C. I. Scroll casing with draft tube.
ii. Runner: Mixed flow type specific G.M. runner is fitted inside the casing.
iii. Wicket Gate Assembly: Is of Gunmetal designed for efficient by a hand wheel through a link mechanism. Guide vanes are working inside the turbine with external dummy.
Centrifugal Pump Unit :
i. Head : 14 mtr.
ii. Discharge: 16 LPS.
iii. Power : 5 H.P.
iv. Speed : 2880 RPM
Loading Unit :
Turbine is directly coupled to Rope Brake Pulley with drum cooling, Spring balance & dead weights.
Flow Measurement Unit :
A 2” Venturi meter with differential manometer without mercury.
Sump Unit :
M.S. C.R.C. sheet metal sump of 700 lit. capacity with inside fiber lamination and drain plug.
Suction & Delivery Piping and fittings are provided with Pressure gauge, foot valve & flow control valve.
Control Panel Unit :
i. Digital Speed Indicator with speed sensor.
ii. Starter Switch with overload relay.
Whole unit is fitted on strong and sturdy supporting stand with appreciate color combination.