Governor is a device used to maintain the speed of an engine within specified limits when the engine works in varying of different loads. Based on the source of controlling ..
The various advantages of using the steam turbine over steam engine are as follows: It requires less shaft workspace compared to the steam engine. The absence of various ..
The lubrication is the supply of oil between two surfaces having relative movement. While applying lubrication to engine parts one should choose good lubricant to ..
Comparison between a petrol engine and diesel engine can be done in aspects like working, pressures, combustion, operating cycle, compression ratios, thermal efficiency, ..
An engine is a device which transforms one form of energy into another form with its associated conversion efficiency. Heat engine classification can be done into ..
Factors that influence ignition delay in diesel engine (Compression Ignition or ‘CI’ engine) are Compression ratio Inlet air temperature Coolant temperature ..
The performance of the diesel engine means the power and efficiency. Diesel engine develops as the various parameters of the engine such as piston speed, ..
In an air-cooling system, the outer surface of the cylinder and cylindrical head in reciprocating engine is cooled by air flowing over them. To increase the heat ..
Following are the factors that influence compressed ignition (CI) engine cycle: Non-constant pressure combustion of the fuel Dissociation Blow-down losses Pumping ..
Generally fuels rating is given for their antiknock qualities. The rating of fuels is done by defining two parameters called Octane number and Cetane number for gasoline ..
The internal combustion engines are the engines in which the combustion of a fuel occurs with an oxidizer (usually air) in a combustion chamber that is an integral ..
Comparison between two-stroke and four-stroke engines can be done in aspects like strokes required for thermodynamic cycle completion, weight of flywheel used, engine ..
In a liquid-cooling system, water or other solutions flow through the water jacket around the cylinder and cylinder head to absorb the heat. The hot liquid coming ..
Bloodhound Supersonic Car (SSC) is a British supersonic land vehicle which is currently under development that targeted to set the world record of 1000 mph. Bloodhound ..