HF 505 TILTING FLOW CHANNEL, 50 mm wide
GENERAL DESCRIPTION

This is a self contained open channel designed to study flow visualization. It is to be used with optional accessories and models below.

The channel is of rectangular cross section supported by a steel frame. Side walls are transparent to allow full visual observation. Tilting can be adjusted  by a manual screw jack. A stainless steel head tank with a stilling baffle provides a smooth flow and water is returned to the storage tank.

TYPICAL EXPERIMENTS
  • Open channel flow.
  • Flow measurement.
  • Hydraulic jump.
  • Continuity and energy equations.
  • Discharge under sluice gate.
TECHNICAL DATA
Channel size :  50 mm wide, 150 mm high and 2.0 m long.         
Tilting adjustment :   -2 % to + 5 %.            
Side walls :  Clear acrylic with clear vertical scale.        
Channel bed :  Stainless steel.            
Flow measurement :  Water meter and stop watch.          
Power supply :  220 V 1 Ph, 50 Hz. Other power supply is available on request.    
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT
HF 505-010 Adjustable Bed.            
HF 505-019 Stainless steel hook and point gauge        
HF 505-020       Basic weir plate with stainless steel 60˚V notch and rectangular notch weir attachment.
HF 505-022 Sharp crested weir.            
HF 505-023 Broad crested weir sharp edges.        
HF 505-023A Round edge attachment for HF505-023.        
HF 505-024 Crump weir.            
HF 505-040 Venturi flume made from clear acrylic with stainless steel attachment.  
HF 505-051 Sluice gate PVC manual sliding.          
HF 505-054 Cylindrical gate PVC manual sliding.        
HF 505-060 Pitot tube with manometer.          
HF 505-070 Roughened bed gravel or sand 0.6 m.        
HP 010 Flow digital display.            
                 
Net (unpacked) shipping dimensions WxLxH :  55 x 275 x 80 cm        
Net weight :  Approx. 100 kg