Articles Posted in the " Steam Turbines " Category

  • STEAM TURBINES–Definition and comparison with Reciprocating Steam Engine

    STEAM TURBINES–Definition and comparison with Reciprocating Steam Engine

    STEAM TURBINES–Definition and comparison with Reciprocating Steam Engine STEAM TURBINES Steam turbine is a prime mover which gets its rotary motion from the gradual change in momentum of steam jet by simply changing the direction of the jet which is coming at high velocity from nozzles and striking the blades of the turbine. ADVANTAGES OF […]






  • * STEAM TURBINES

    * STEAM TURBINES

     STEAM TURBINES   Q. Why is super-heated steam used in any steam turbine? All types of steam turbines use super-heated steam to avoid condensation, Due to condensation; there will be sudden decrease in velocity because of large volume reduction in changing steam into water. The ratio of volume reduction is of the order of 700 times. […]