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#3371661 - 05/14/14 04:41 PM Turbocharger inlet pre-swirl lag reduction
Shannow Offline


Registered: 12/12/02
Posts: 26783
Loc: a prison island
Trying to wrap my head around inlet guide vane control of big fans (3-12,000hp), and stumbled across this little gem of a paper.

http://turbo-moteurs.cnam.fr/publications/pdf/EUROT5.PDF

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#3373309 - 05/16/14 01:34 PM Re: Turbocharger inlet pre-swirl lag reduction [Re: Shannow]
camelCase Offline


Registered: 07/11/13
Posts: 168
Loc: Southeastern, USA
Shannow - your posts intrigue me. You must be a mechanical engineer doing design work, eh?

a 12,000hp fan sounds like something that'd be used in a wind tunnel. Especially if you're trying to figure out how to manipulate the airflow mechanics...

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