Volume No. 4 Issue No.: 2 Page No.: 545-548 Oct.-Dec 2009

 

EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES ON EFFECT OF CUT IN THE BAFFLE ON POWER CONSUMPTION

 

Pullabatala Sandeep, Krishnama Raju Inavolu and P. Sivashanmugam*

Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620015 (INDIA)

 

Received on : September 01, 2009

 

ABSTRACT

 

Experimental studies on effect of baffle cut on power consumption using standard Turbine agitator has been presented here. Modification was done by introducing V cut in the baffler. The power consumption for the agitated vessel fitted with standard plain baffle is higher than that of the cut baffle.

 

Keywords : Agitated vessel, Power consumption, Turbine agitator, Baffle cut

 

 

BACK