Laboratory in-charge :
Dr. S.Saravanan, M.E., Ph.D., MISTE.,

Technical staff :
Mr. K. K. Kalimuthu, B.E.,

Details of the Equipment:

  • DC shunt motor with DC shunt generator Set 3Hp, 220V, 1500 rpm – 2 Nos
  • DC Shunt motor with DC Series Generator set 5 Hp, 230V, 1500 rpm – 1 No
  • DC shunt motor with DC Compound Generator set 5 Hp, 230V, 1500 rpm – 2 Nos
  • DC compound Motor 5 Hp, 230 V, 1500 rpm -1 No
  • DC Series Motor 5 Hp, 230 V, 2200 rpm – 1 No
  • DC shunt Motor 5 Hp, 230 V, 1500 rpm – 2 Nos
  • Rectifier unit – 1No
  • Single phase auto-transformer 10 A, 0 – 230 V – 10 Nos
  • Single phase Transformer 1kVA – 110V / 230V – 7 Nos
  • Resistive Load 1 phase 5KW,230V – 2 Nos

List of Experiments

  • Scott connection transformer
  • Load characteristics of DC series Generator
  • Load test on DC Compound motor
  • Load characteristics of DC compound generator with differential and cumulative connection
  • Three phase transformer connections
  • Sumpner’s test on transformer
  • Hopkinson’s test on DC motor- generators
  • Separation of no-load losses in single phase transformer
  • Swinburne’s test of DC shunt motor
  • Open circuit and short circuit tests on single phase transformer
  • Load test on single-phase transformer
  • Open circuit and load characteristics of Self exicited DC shunt generator
  • Open circuit and load characteristics of Separately DC shunt generator
  • Speed control of DC Shunt motor
  • Load characteristics of DC Series motor
  • Load characteristics of DC Shunt motor

Total Cost – Rs. 11 Lakhs