Mechanical Engineering - Steam Nozzles and Turbines - Discussion


The ratio of the isentropic heat drop to the heat supplied, is called

[A]. reheat factor
[B]. stage efficiency
[C]. internal efficiency
[D]. Rankine efficiency

Answer: Option D


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M Tanmaya Lakshman said: (Jul 30, 2017)  
Can anyone explain?

Actually, In my view, it should be reheat factor. If am I wrong then please correct me.

Manoj said: (Aug 18, 2018)  
No reheat factor is the ratio of cumulative heat drop to total heat drop.

Sid said: (Apr 11, 2019)  
Reheat factor: the ratio of cumulative entholpy drop to the isentropic entholpy drop.

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