Work in pairs and research the following water turbines. You will give a presentation in class on Thursday, February 12 (Matthias and Hannes already have their company presentations scheduled that day). Follow the guidelines on page 89 of FMT 4/5 for giving a presentation.
In your presentation, you should
- explain how the turbine works, using diagrams
- Compare it with the Francis turbine in terms of typical uses, head range, advantages/disadvantages.
- Include language found at the bottom of p. 89 of your textbook
Roland/Thomas S. - Francis/Limberg II Turbine
Johannes/Hasan - Kaplan Turbine
Lisa/Mario - Tyson Turbine
Lukas/Dominik D - Pelton Turbine
Thomas K/Niko - Turgo Turbine
Marvin/Christoph - Crossflow
N.B., if you partner is not there on Thursday, February 12, you will give your part of the presentation alone.