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nuts and bolts

What are Nuts and Bolts its Types and Differences?

Nuts and bolts are fasteners like rivets that are used to join together two or more pieces of material. They cannot be used without each other, and must be used together in order to function correctly. They are available in a variety of sizes and types, and are chosen based on the application. There are …

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measuring instruments

Measuring Instruments in Metrology (with Diagrams)

Measuring instruments in metrology are those tools which are used to measure any distance, length, angle, curve, arc or size of any object. In the production of any product, precise measurement is key factor for its sound design. If we do not have proper measuring instruments, we cannot design any quality product. Every manufacturing firm …

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types of heat exchanger

Heat Exchanger : Types and Performance

Heat Exchangers are devices in which heat is transferred between two fluids at different temperature without any mixing of the fluids. Some specific applications of heat exchangers are space heating, air conditioning, power Production, Waste Heat recovery and chemical processing etc.  Today, we will discuss about heat exchangers its Types and its Performance. Types of …

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SI Engine : Working, Application, Advantages and Disadvantages

What will you learn after reading this article? Concept of Working of SI engine with its application. Advantages and Disadvantages of these engines. SI engine stands for spark ignition engine. Spark ignition engine means any engine in which fuel is ignited by a spark plug or by a predefined ignition source. Many of us have misconception …

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Two Stroke Engine: Main Parts, Principle, Working, Application, Advantages and Disadvantages

What will you learn from this article? Main Part of Two stroke SI and CI Engines. Concept of Working of two Stroke Spark Ignition (Petrol) and Compression Ignition (Diesel) engine with its applications. Advantage and Disadvantages of Two Stroke engine. In our previous articles, we have learnt about engines types and classification of IC engines. We know both …

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Differences between Francis and Kaplan turbines

Francis and Kaplan both the turbines come under category of reaction turbine i.e. both kinetic and pressure energy require for the power generation. In both the cases hydraulic energy of water gets converted into useful power output so these are also known as hydraulic turbine. Francis turbine is old turbine. The invention of Kaplan turbine …

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Francis Turbine: Construction, Working and Application

What is Francis Turbine? Full Notes with Diagram

Francis turbine is a type of hydraulic turbine which is used to convert hydraulic energy of water into mechanical energy. This mechanical energy is further used for different purpose like electricity generation. Francis turbine is a type of reaction turbine i.e. here pressure is not remain same throughout the turbine. Francis turbine is named on …

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Reaction Turbine : Basic Principle, Construction and Working

As we all know about the turbine. They have vast application and can be classified in different ways. According to water flowing through the turbine runners, turbines are classified in two categories i.e. impulse turbines and reaction turbines. Pelton wheel turbine is the type of impulse turbine but here we talk about only reaction turbine. …

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