FM-1849-15 Francis Turbine

The Francis Turbine is a reaction turbine. In Francis turbine, the working fluid changes pressure as it moves through the turbine and giving up its energy. A casing is provided to contain the water flow. The turbine is setup between the high pressure water source and low pressure water exit.

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The Francis Turbine is a reaction turbine. In Francis turbine, the working fluid changes pressure as it moves through the turbine and giving up its energy. A casing is provided to contain the water flow. The turbine is setup between the high pressure water source and low pressure water exit.