HT161 MINI KAPLAN TURBINE DEMONSTRATION UNIT, Computer Interface
GENERAL DESCRIPTION

This is a mini Kaplan turbine for studying the turbine characteristics with data analysis by computer.

The unit consists of a mini Kaplan turbine with a dynamometer, output power sensors and software. The turbine adjustable guide vanes direct water to the runner.

The unit is to be used with HT110 Mini Turbine Service Unit, and a computer. Both are separately supplied.

TYPICAL EXPERIMENTS
  • Torque vs speed at various heads and flow rates.
  • Power output vs speed for various heads and flow rates.
  • Efficiency vs speed for a given head and flow rate.
  • Racing characteristics.
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT