||Unavailable until September 2012
||Training is required to use this item and we can arrange this if needed.
The Froude Hofmann AG150HS eddy current dynamometer is rated at 150 kW (200 bhp) and has a maximum operating speed of 12,000 rpm. It is one of a range of dynamometers that have been designed specifically for testing engines and their components in many applications including Research and Development, Quality Audit, Endurance, Production and Overhaul.
AG dynamometers range 30 to 750 kW (40 to 1010 bhp). Power absorption can be in either direction of rotation and standard or high-speed versions are available to meet individual testing requirements. Operating in numerous test cells throughout the world, Froude Hofmann AG dynamometers have demonstrated themselves to be a first class investment providing accurate performance and cost effective, reliable service.
- ±0.25% FS High accuracy torque measurement
- ±1 rpm (±1 digit) speed measurement
- Low inertia
- Inherent reversibility
- Two half couplings
- Detection of cooling water loss / low flow via differential pressure switch and loss plate thermocouples
- Internal protection against corrosion using electroless nickel plating of loss plate cooling passages
- Protection against shaft bearing failure using thermocouples
- Long service life
- Easy maintenance
|Weight (approximately)||560 kg (1235 lbs)|
|Inertia||0.093 kg.m^2 (2.21 lbf.ft^2)|
|Torsional Stiffness (half shaft)||0.35 MNm/rad|
|Colour||Traffic Blue - RAL5017|
|Maximum Power||150 kW (200 bhp)|
|Maximum Torque||500 Nm (369 lbf.ft)|
|Maximum Speed||12,000 rpm|
|Torque||± 1.25 Nm (±0.25% of full scale load) *|
|Speed||± 1rpm *|
Note: - * with Froude Hofmann Control System.
|Operating Temperature||-10ºC to 60ºC.|
|Maximum Humidity||90% RH non-condensing.|
Note: - At low temperatures the water should be treated to prevent freezing within the machine.
|Minimum Flow||5,900 l/hour for maximum inlet temperature of 38ºC.|
|Maximum Outlet Temperature||60ºC.|
|Minimum Supply Pressure||1.0 bar.|
|Note: - The inlet water pressure should not exceed 4.1 bar at any time.|
|Acidity||7.4 to 8.4 pH.|
|Suspended Particles||< 1000 ppm.|
|Filtration||400 microns (400µm).|
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Last Updated: 1st November, 2012