Mechanical Engineering - Steam Nozzles and Turbines - Discussion

12. 

Curtis turbine is a

[A]. simple reaction turbine
[B]. velocity compounded turbine
[C]. pressure compounded turbine
[D]. pressure-velocity compounded turbine

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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Swapna said: (Nov 7, 2014)  
It is velocity compounded turbine. Answer is B.

Gaurav said: (Nov 10, 2014)  
Yes its velocity compounded turbine.

Varsha Babu said: (Apr 12, 2015)  
Curtis turbine is a velocity compounded turbine.

Jnk said: (Aug 9, 2016)  
It should be velocity compounded turbine.

Vinod said: (Nov 29, 2016)  
Velocity compounded turbine is the correct answer.

Engr Arshad Jamali said: (Dec 3, 2016)  
Yes, it is velocity compound turbine.

Surya said: (Jan 9, 2017)  
Given answer is correct. It is also pressure velocity compounded.

Mahendra Jaimani said: (Feb 18, 2017)  
It is a velocity compounded turbine.

Debasis Swain said: (Feb 23, 2017)  
Theoretically, it's a velocity compounded turbine, but in actual practice, it's used as press vel compunded. As its asked only about curtis turbine, we have to answer theoretically. That is vel compounded.

Anil Yadav said: (May 27, 2017)  
- It's velocity compounding.

Shivam said: (Nov 17, 2017)  
It is velocity compounded turbine.

Abhilash said: (Jan 23, 2018)  
Option B is the correct answer.

Happy said: (Jan 24, 2018)  
Yes, it is velocity compound turbine.

Nitesh said: (Oct 1, 2018)  
Option B is the correct answer.

Sid said: (Apr 11, 2019)  
Velocity compound turbine is right I think.

Yamuna said: (Jul 13, 2019)  
It is a velocity compounded turbine.

Vinay Bel said: (Oct 28, 2020)  
Velocity compounded turbine is the right answer.

Tarik said: (Jan 10, 2021)  
Option B is the correct answer.

Ksrtc said: (Feb 18, 2021)  
Velocity compounded turbine is the right answer.

Susmita said: (Apr 2, 2021)  
Velocity compounding is correct.

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