Kaplan turbines are characterized by adjustable runner blades and wicket gates which enable them to deliver efficient output over a wide range of heads and discharge. MAT Hydro provide high machine efficiency with cost effective solution to our customers.
Kaplan turbine are best suited for large flow and low head applications
- Runner blades and wicket gates are regulating
- Good to accommodate smaller size reservoirs will limiting environment impact.
- Steel or concrete spiral intake
- Used for wide range of river discharge
- Low Head Range ( up to 70 m)
- High water discharge application
- Better part load efficiency
- Efficient output for variable discharge application