Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Lab

Lab In-charge

Mr.R.Nandha Kumar, M.E,
Assistant Professor


LIST OF EXPERIMENTS

  1. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given Orifice meter.
  2. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given Venturi meter.
  3. Calculation of the rate of flow using Rota meter.
  4. Determination of friction factor for a given set of pipes.
  5. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of centrifugal pump/submergible pump.
  6. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of reciprocating pump.
  7. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of Gear pump.
  8. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of Pelton wheel.
  9. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristics curves of Francis turbine.
  10. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of Kaplanturbine.

BEYOND THE SYLLABUS:

  • Low through Orifice, Mouthpiece and Notches
LIST OF MAJOR EQUIPMENTS

  • Orifice meter
  • Venturi meter
  • Rotameter
  • Pipe Flow analysis
  • Centrifugal pump
  • Reciprocating pump
  • Gear pump
  • Pelton wheel
  • Francis turbin
  • Kaplan turbine