|Single Cylinder Four Stroke Water Cooled Diesel Engine with Rope Break Dynamometer Test Rig :
Single Cylinder Four Stroke Water Cooled Diesel Engine with Rope Break Dynamometer Test Rig
main components from main parts of the test rig. Welded steel base
plate, complete with Rope Brake Dynamometer provided with cooling water
arrangement. Panel board positioned over the base plate consisting of
fuel system with flow measurement by burette, air flow measurement
system, temperature and speed indicator.
- The Dynamometer used is a Mechanical Brake capable of absorbing a maximum load of 6HP @ 650 RPM/8 HP @ 850RPM
The following instrumentation is provided.
‘U’ tube manometer for air flow rate
Burette for fuel flow rate
Digital Temperature Indicator-Multi point indicator with thermocouples.
The test rig is arranged for manual control with Hand cranking start arrangement for engine starting.
Fuel measuring arrangement:
Measuring Arrangement consists of fuel tank, burette and suitable cock
all mounted on a suitable framework and panel board and supplied with
fuel piping from fuel tank to Engine.
Air intake measurement & heat carried away by exhaust gas:
of an air tank mounted on an iron stand fitted with a suitable orifice
plate, manometer, Thermocouple for measuring the exhaust gas temperature
with pocket connection with instruments suitably mounted on a panel
board. Heat carried away by cooling
of suitable inlet and outlet piping with flow control valve. Rota meter
to measure the rate of flow of cooling water and Thermocouple with
pocket connections for measuring inlet and outlet water temperature.
Single Cylinder Four Stroke Water Cooled Vertical Diesel Engine to develop 6 HP @ 650 RPM./8 HP @ 850 RPM. (Make: Kirloskar)
Electrical supply of 230V, Single Phase, 50Hz AC & external cooling water supply