Cavitations Study Apparatus

Main Service Unit Comprising of the following components:


  • The apparatus consists of a circular Venturi shaped section manufactured from clear acrylic.
  • Two Bourdon gauges indicate the static pressure upstream of the contraction, inside the throat.
  • Flow control valves upstream and downstream of the test section allow flow conditions to be optimized for the demonstration of Cavitation.

Technical Details

  • Upstream pressure gauge: 63mm diameter, Range 0 to 2 Bar
  • Throat vacuum gauge: 100mm diameter, Range -1 to 0 Bar
  • Cold water mains supply with 0.4 liters/sec at 2 Bar gauge.
  • Pump = 0.25-0.30 KW
  • Storage tank made of SS = 1’*1’
  • Piping material: Copper / MS
  • Drain valve beneath storage tank
  • By-pass line with globe valve

Essential Accessories

  • Stopwatch

Scope of Delivery
1 Apparatus, 1 Instruction Manual

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