Centrifugal Pump: Definition, Components, Working, Priming, Advantages, Disadvantages and Applications [PDF]

Centrifugal Pumps are most commonly used in industrial as well as Domestic applications for the transfer of fluids from one place to another place.Today, in this session, we are going to discuss components, working principle, priming, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Applications of the Centrifugal pump in a detailed way. What is a Centrifugal Pump? Centrifugal pump […]

Pelton Wheel Turbine: Components, Working, Applications, Advantages & Disadvantages [PDF]

Pelton Wheel Turbine is the only impulse type of hydraulic turbine named after Lester A.Pelton, the American engineer. It is well suited for operating under high heads. What is a Pelton Turbine? The turbine capable of working under the high potential head of water is the Pelton Wheel Turbine which works on the head greater than […]

High-Pressure Boilers: Types, Working, Advantages, Disadvantages & Applications [PDF]

A high-pressure boiler is a type of boiler that operates at a pressure above 80 bars. They are widely used in thermal power plants for the generation of power. In this article, we can discuss high-pressure boilers along with its types, Working, Advantages, Disadvantages & Applications. High Pressure Boilers Introduction: The unique features of the […]

Steam Power Plant: Definition, Components, Layout, Working Principle, Uses, Advantages & Disadvantages [PDF]

The steam power plant is also called a Thermal Power plant. The steam power plant is an important source for producing electricity. The major source of electricity to our homes is through the thermal power plant. In this article, we will discuss the construction, working, components, advantages, and disadvantages of the steam power plant along […]

Babcock and Wilcox Boiler: Parts, Working, Advantages, Disadvantages, Specifications, Applications [PDF]

The demand for large size boiler units and Increased pressure led to the introduction of water tube boilers and one of the best design of a water tube boiler is the Babcock and Wilcox Boiler.  Discovery of Babcock and Wilcox Boiler: The Babcock and Wilcox Boiler was discovered by George Herman Babcock and Stephen Wilcox in […]

Cochran Boiler: Definition, Parts, Working, Specification, Applications, Advantages & Disadvantages

Cochran boiler is efficient than the simple vertical boiler and it was founded by Cochran & Co. of Annan. In this boiler, the fire tubes are placed horizontally and the hot gases are surrounded around them for the generation of steam. In this article, we will discuss Cochran Boiler: Definition, Parts, Working, Specification, Applications, Advantages & Disadvantages in a detailed […]

Diesel Cycle: Process, PV Diagram, Efficiency with Derivation & Applications [Explanation & PDF]

In this article, the working of 4 Stroke CI engine will be discussed first and later the 4 processes employed in the Diesel cycle will be provided along with its derivation to calculate the Efficiency of Diesel cycle. So as I said to understand the Diesel Cycle you need to know about the four-stroke which […]

Carnot Cycle Notes [Complete Explanation] with [PDF]

Hello readers, In the last session, we had completed the derivation on Otto Cycle and Diesel Cycle whereas in today's session, we will discuss the explanation of Carnot Cycle along with its derivation. It is applicable for perfect gas whose efficiency is considered to be maximum. It was proposed by 'Sadi Carnot' in 1824. Carnot […]

Otto Cycle: Process, PV Diagram, Efficiency with Derivation & Applications [Explanation & PDF]

Hello readers, in this article I will discuss on Otto Cycle, after reading this article, we will understand the concept of Otto Cycle, it's processes, Pressure-Volume Diagram, Efficiency, and lastly the applications of this cycle. So before dive into the otto cycle, I would love to discuss on the SI Engine, it will help you […]

38 Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering in 2022 PDF

Everyone who is in the field of Engineering has to know the recent trends in their fields so that they can understand things very easily in their own domain. Considering that, I had written a detailed article with related figures on 38 Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering in the year 2022. According to a report... […]
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