Mar 21, 2022
Hydraulic turbines are Machines that convert hydraulic energy into mechanical energy. The mechanical energy is used in running an electric generator directly coupled ..
Mar 12, 2022
The Francis turbine is a type of water turbine. It is an inward-flow reaction turbine that combines radial and axial flow concepts. The Kaplan turbine is a propeller-type ..
Jan 20, 2021
Many hygroscopic (moisture absorbing) materials can be used as relative-humidity sensors. Such materials absorb or lose moisture until a balance is reached with ..
Jan 4, 2021
Water hand pumps are manually operated pumps; They are used for bringing water from earth underground to earth surface and is used in every country for a variety ..
Jun 29, 2017
A centrifugal compressor is one of its class machines in producing a pressure rise and is known as turbo-compressors. In centrifugal compressors, energy is transferred ..
Dec 16, 2016
Pumps are the machines that raise water from underground to the required height by the power given to the impellers by motors. Pumps are mainly used by the farmers ..
Jul 24, 2016
A simple open cycle gas turbine consists of a compressor, combustion chamber and a turbine as shown in the below figure. The compressor takes in ambient ..
Jul 24, 2016
Comparison Between Closed Cycle Gas Turbine and Open Cycle Gas Turbine can be done in 11 different criterias. Those 11 criterias are cycle of operation, working ..
Jun 25, 2016
Piston compressors are the most common type of compressor in use and a basic single cylinder piston compressor form is shown in below figure 1. As the piston descends ..
Jun 4, 2016
Comparison of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems can be done in aspects like energy source, energy storage, energy cost, distribution system, linear actuators, ..
May 3, 2016
Comparison between centrifugal compressor and axial flow compressors can be done in aspects like air flow direction, maintenance cost, torque requirement, multi ..
Apr 27, 2016
Comparison between reciprocating and centrifugal compressors can done in aspects like mechanical efficiency, cost, noise, pressure ratio, multi stage possibility, ..
Apr 5, 2016
Impulse and reaction turbine are compared below presented in picture and tabular form.
Jan 21, 2016
The performance of a centrifugal pump can be known by finding the following efficiencies: Mechanical efficiency Hydraulic efficiency Volumetric efficiency Overall ..