Fc-9 Streamline Flow

Aim

To demonstrate the streamline flow around various objects.

Apparatus

  • Streamline flow apparatus
  • Portalab

Streamline Flow Apparatus Streamline Flow 1

Stramline Flow 2 Streamline Flow 3

Streamline Flow Apparatus and Streamline Flow Pictures.

Description

The Streamline flow apparatus consists of 3 separate areas, a central large viewing area for the placement of models to be investigated , a motor driven fluid circulator and a storage well which for the Styrofoam cells. A series of gaps on the side wells induces laminar flow and the interaction of the water made visible by the beads with the plastic model shapes is clearly demonstrated.

Videos