Chemical Engineering - Chemical Engineering Basics - Discussion


Baffles provided on the shell side of a shell and tube heat exchanger are meant for

[A]. providing support for the tubes.
[B]. improving heat transfer.
[C]. both 'a' & 'b'.
[D]. preventing the fouling of tubes & stagnation of shell side fluid.

Answer: Option C


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Osita said: (Sep 21, 2014)  
A baffle is designed to support tube bundles and direct the flow of fluids for maximum efficiency. C.

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