fluid mechanics lab

Centrifugal Pump Test Rig

Pump : A Centrifugal pump of size 40mm to discharge about 250LPM at 15 total head.

Motor : 3Hp, 2880 RPM. Three phase, 400/440V, AC Supply. (ISI Marked)

Speed Variation : Stepped pulley "V" belt drive to run the pump at 3 different speeds.

Electrical Panel : Starter and Energy meter for the measurement of input power

Sump Tank : M.S. Powder Coating/M.S. FRP Lining/S.S Unit of suitable size provided with standard fittings for measuring discharge of water.

Others : Piping system consisting of Pipes, Pressure relief valve, Gate valve and fitting with Pressure gauge.