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ET 810 Single-Cylinder Steam Engine Show data sheet (pdf file) Print page
Technical Description

  The unit contains the key components of a steam power plant: a gas-heated boiler, a double-acting single-cylinder piston steam engine with generator, a condenser and a feed water supply with tank and pump. All necessary safety devices are fitted.

Learning Objectives / Experiments
- recording of a vapour pressure curve
- effect of re-evaporation
- effect of addition of cold water
- determination of the fuel consumption
- determination of the amount of steam generated
- determination of the power output
- determination of boiler efficiency
- determination of condenser performance
* Functional model of a steam power plant
Alternative products
ET 813 -- Two-Cylinder Steam Engine
ET 851 -- Steam Turbine Module
ET 810 - ET 851 Steam Power Plants

[1] double acting, single-cylinder steam engine
[2] flame tube-flue tube boiler for generation of saturated steam, gas heated
[3] atmospheric condenser
[4] front panel with process schematic
[5] micromotor as engine load
[6] measurement of temperature, pressure, flow rate, voltage, and current
[7] determination of amount of steam via condensate
[8] fuel: propane gas

Technical Data

Steam engine

- power: max. 5W

- speed: max. 1.200min-1

- cylinder: 19mm bore, 19mm stroke

- max. consumption: 1kg/h saturated steam, 4bar
Gas-heated boiler

- heated area: 438cm

- operating pressure: 4bar

- transfer area: 80cm

- cooling water consumption: 100L/h
Gas connection 3/8L (propane or butane)

Measuring ranges

- temperature: 8x -20...200C

- pressure: 0...6bar

- flow rate: gas: 15...120L/h, water: 10...105L/h

- voltage: 0...10VDC

- current: 0...250mA


Dimensions and Weight
LxWxH: 800x800x1.600mm
Weight: approx. 88kg
Required for Operation
230V, 50/60Hz, 1 phase or 120V, 60Hz/CSA, 1 phase
Cold water connection, bottle of propane gas
Scope of Delivery

1 trainer

1 measuring cup, 2.000mL

1 set of hoses

2 bottles of oil

1 manual

Order Details
061.81000  ET 810  Single-Cylinder Steam Engine
© 2005 G.U.N.T. Gerätebau GmbH