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Case Studies in Fluid Mechanics with Sensitivities to Governing Variables

By
M. Kemal Atesmen
M. Kemal Atesmen
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ISBN:
9781119524717
No. of Pages:
198
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2019

The Venturi effect is the reduction in air pressure and therefore the increase in air velocity when filtered air flows through the throat section of a simple carburetor. The reduction in air pressure and therefore the increase in air velocity in the throat section of a carburetor is limited by the choked flow condition at Mach number unity. A fuel nozzle is placed in an appropriate location in the throat section to atomize the incoming fuel and mix it with air. A float in a stored fuel chamber adjusts the fuel level with respect to the throat location. Upstream of...

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