Heat Transfer Through Forced Convection Apparatus
PURPOSE : To determine the heat transfer co-efficient under forced convection.
Brass tube of 32mm dia and 450mm length.
Band Heater of suitable capacity is provided on the surface.
Heat Regulation by Electronic Voltage regulator (Dimmer stat) to conduct the experiments at different voltage input.
Digital Voltmeter & Digital Ammeter for power measurement.
Thermocouples (K-type) are provided at the suitable positions to measure the surface temperature.
Temperature Measurement by Digital Temperature Indicator with channel selector.
Blower to blow the air inside heated tube.
U Type Manometer with Orifice provision to measure the air flow rate across the tube.
Insulation is provided for effective heat transfer inside the rod.
Mains ON Indicator, Console ON Switch and other necessary instrumentation.
The whole arrangement is mounted on a self contained unit with NOVAPAN board control panel for ready use