## A Text-book on Hydraulics: Including an Outline of the Theory of Turbines |

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absolute velocity angle applying assumed atmospheric pressure axis of rotation bucket center of pressure chamber coefficient of discharge column computed constant corresponding cross-section cubic cubic foot curve datum decrease deflection denote density depth determined diameter direction dissipation effective head energy passing equal equation of energy equilibrium experiment expressed fluid force exerted formula frictional loss given horizontal hydraulic gradient inches intensity of pressure kinetic energy leaving the wheel length lift loss of energy loss of head maximum efficiency mean velocity mercury motion nozzle orifice piezometer plane practical pressure head pump quantity ram pressure rate of discharge reaction turbine relative velocity represented reservoir resultant pressure shown in Fig slope steady flow stream tangential theory tion tube uniform value of H vane varies vector velocity of flow vertical water surface water wheel weight weir wheel velocity zero