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

Discussion Forum : Compressors, Gas Dynamics and Gas Turbines - Section 3 (Q.No. 30)
With the decrease in compression ratio, the volumetric efficiency
does not change
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Amit chauhan said:   7 years ago
It should be clearance ratio. With decreases in clearance ratio, volumetric efficiency increases for compression ratio there should be no effect.

Sahil said:   5 years ago
Compression ratio is the ratio of max to min volume in a cylinder. Min vol means clearance volume. So compression ratio will dec if clearance vol decreases, With the decrease of clearance vol, more air could be sucked in hence vol efficiency increases.

Ganeshr said:   3 years ago

I agree with your explanation.

Harish said:   2 years ago
If compression ratio decreases that means clearance volume has increased and if clearance volume increase volumetric efficiency should decrease.

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