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tareqkh November 2, 2012 20:56

2-D Centrifugal Pump
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I have 2-D centrifugal pump design (by gambit).......

I have a pressure distribution and velocity distribution how i can calculate a radial thrust force for the impeller and drawing the relation between radial thrust force and Q/Qo using fluent..

Pump Specification

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Pressure distribution

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Velocity distribution

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Difference between Stepanoff and CFD

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Regards for all

cfd seeker November 3, 2012 03:34

Please show us your mesh file?

tareqkh November 3, 2012 07:16

Meshing the pump
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Is it possible to clarify your question more???

Meshing pump using Gambit

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cfd seeker November 3, 2012 14:56


Is it possible to clarify your question more???
I want to see your mesh as I feel the contour plots are not right according to my experience in turbomachinery CFD. Also zoom the mesh so that I can clearly see the mesh in the critical areas

ragothsingh November 5, 2012 06:22

Impeller performance
How to draw graph for H/H0 and Q/Q0.
Please guide to select values

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