This glass-walled flume was one of the first flumes constructed at SAFL and was created for instructional purposes. The features of this flume make it ideal for teaching and visualizing complex open channel fluid mechanica phenomena, fluid flow, and sediment transport.
0.2 m wide x 2.9 m long x 0.4 m high (0.5 ft x 9.5 ft x 1.25 ft)
Adjustable upstream and downstream gates
Variable flow rate