Improving Startup Behavior of Fluid Couplings Through Modification of Runner Geometry: Part I—Fluid Flow Analysis and Proposed Improvement

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H. Huitenga

Siemens AG/KWU, 45470 Mülheim, Germany

N. K. Mitra

Institut für Thermo- und Fluiddynamik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany

J. Fluids Eng 122(4), 683-688 (Jul 10, 2000) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1319501 History: Received December 04, 1998; Revised July 10, 2000
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Operation characteristic for a standard coupling and a special start-up device
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