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Old Feb 15th 2018, 10:10 PM   #1
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A heat engine has a thermal efficiency of 40% at a steady power output of 30 kW. Calculate the required volumetric fuel flow in l/hr (litres/hour) if the fuel has a density of 850 kg/m3 and an energy content of 45MJ/kg

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Old Feb 16th 2018, 02:40 AM   #2
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Finding volumetric flow rate of heat engine
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