Articles Posted in the " WATER HAMMER " Category

  • Mcq ON WATER HAMMER

    Mcq ON WATER HAMMER

    Mcq ON WATER HAMMER The other name of water hammer is (a) Shock wave (b) Fluid blow (c) Water blow (d) None ANS: ( c) Water hammer is due to (a) Sudden change in internal energy (b) Sudden change in potential energy (c) Sudden change in molecular energy (d) None ANS: (d) Water hammer is […]


  • WATER HAMMER

    WATER HAMMER

    WATER HAMMER Water hammer is also called a fluid hammer or Hydraulic Shock’ or a water blow.  It largely takes place in liquids but to a limited extent it can also be present in gases. It is a very high pressure wave created due to sudden change in momentum due to sudden stopping a moving […]