Flow and Pressure Measurement
An educational Venturi tube that allows students to study the Venturi meter and Bernoulli's Theorem and to make direct comparisons between the results obtained by experimentation and those predicted by theory.
A Venturi meter is used to determine the flow rate of fluid in a pipe. TecQuipment’s (H5) Venturi Meter is comprised of a horizontal Venturi tube, a downstream flow-control valve and eleven pressure tappings connected to water manometers (piezometers). A common manifold above the piezometers includes an air pressure control valve.
The inclusion of eleven piezometers allows study of the pressure distribution along the convergent-divergent passage within the Venturi tube.
The H5 is designed for use with the (H1F) Digital hydraulic Bench (available separately). This bench measures flow rate which can be used by students to find the Venturi meter coefficients over a range of flow conditions.
ESSENTIAL BASE UNIT:
The H5 is part of a modular system and needs the following base unit
Provides a controlled recirculating water supply and accurate flowmeter for hydraulic and fluid mechanics experiments.
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