SCOPE OF EXPERIMENTATIONS:
Demonstration of pressure development.
Plotting pressure variation curve in longitudinal & transverse direction of a pad for various speeds and pad inclination.
Demonstration of cavitations phenomenon.
Power Supply 230 V AC, Single Phase.
Floor space 1m x 1.5 m (approx).
SAE-40 oil for carrying the test (approx 3 Ltrs.)
circular, square and trapezoidal shapes, one each, with highly polished surface & pressure tapings.
Endless belt running over wide pulleys, immersed in oil bath.
Motor Variable speed Motor ½ HP, 1500 RPM.
Control panel For speed control unit.
Manometer 15 Tube manometer