Thermal Conductivity Of Metal Rod Apparatus
Determination of Thermal Conductivity of Metal Rod.
To Study the temperature gradient along the length of the rod.
Test Section of material Aluminium Rod of size 50mm dia and 400mm length approximately.
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.
Thermocouples (K-type) are provided at the suitable positions to measure the surface temperature.
Temperature Measurement by single Decimal type Digital Temperature Indicator with channel selector.
To cool the other end of the specimen, water jacket is provided.
Consisting of Inlet & Outlet connection for the water with thermocouple provision.
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.