Measurement of jet forces
Demonstration of the principle of linear momentum; interchangeable deflectors with different deflection angles
Features
- investigation of jet forces on deflectors
- demonstration of the principle of linear momentum
- four interchangeable deflectors with different deflection angles
Learning objectives/experiments
- demonstration of the principle of linear momentum
- study of the jet forces
- influence of flow rate and flow velocity
- influence of different deflection angles
Specification
[1] investigation of jet forces and demonstration of the principle of linear momentum
[2] tank made of transparent material for observing the experiments
[3] nozzle for generating the water jet
[4] jet force can be adjusted via flow rate
[5] four different shaped deflectors: flat surface, oblique surface, semi-circular surface, conical surface
[6] measurement of the jet forces via the weight-loaded scale
[7] flow rate determined by HM 150 base module
[8] water supply using HM 150 base module or via laboratory supply
Technical data
Tank
- Ø inner: 200mm
- height: 340mm
Nozzle
- Ø 10mm
Deflector
- flat surface: 90°
- oblique surface: 45°/135°
- semi-circular surface: 180°
- conical surface: 135°
Weights
- 4x 0,2N
- 3x 0,3N
- 2x 1N
- 2x 2N
- 2x 5N
LxWxH: 400x400x880mm
Weight: approx. 23kg