Mechanical Engineering - Compressors, Gas Dynamics and Gas Turbines - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Compressors, Gas Dynamics and Gas Turbines - Section 1 (Q.No. 8)
8.
The total heat rejected in a reciprocating air compressor is equal to the sum of the heat rejected during polytropic compression per kg of air and heat rejected in the intercooler per kg of air.
True
False
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Munish said:   4 years ago
Total heat rejected (reciprocating air compressor) = heat rejected during polytropic compression per kg of air + heat rejected in intercooler per kg of air.

Om prasad mohanty said:   10 years ago
Its polytropic not isentropic so heat loss taken into consideration during compression.

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