Reciprocating Pump Test Rig Description and Specifications for Lab Tenders
Reciprocating Pump Test Rig Set up consists of a reciprocating pump coupled with electrical motor,.
supply tank, measuring tank and pipe fittings for closed loop water circulation. Pressure and Vacuum gauges are connected on delivery and suction side of pump for the purpose of measurement.
The flow rate of water is measured using measuring tank and stop watch provided Experiment : To determine overall efficiency and pump efficiency of the reciprocating pump. To plot Head vs. Discharge, Pump efficiency vs. Discharge Utilities Required :
Electric supply Provide 230 +/- 10 VAC, 50 Hz, single phase electric supply with proper earthing. (Neutral Earth voltage less than 5 VAC.), 5A, three pin socket with switch for pump. Water supply Tap water connection BSP Distilled water 80 liters (optional)