Engine Test Benches

  Test Bench RWTH Aachen | VKA

The Institute for Combustion Engines has 33 light and heavy duty engine test benches available. The test benches offer 300 kW & 600 kW dynamos as well as a longitudinal or transversal engine installation including its exhaust system.

An advanced conditioning system allows reproducible thermodynamic testing. In addition, an exhaust gas analysis including smoke and particle analysis is possible. Besides highly dynamic pressure indication, static pressure and temperature can be measured.