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Quadrant-Edge Orifice and Performance at Very High Reynolds Numbers

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M. V. Ramamoorthy

Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India

K. Seetharamiah

Civil and Hydraulics Department, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

J. Basic Eng 88(1), 9-13 (Mar 01, 1966) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3645848 History: Received August 02, 1965; Online November 03, 2011

Abstract

This paper presents the results of an experimental investigation on the discharge coefficient of a quadrant-edge orifice meter at high Reynolds numbers (in the range of 20,000 to 600,000). Results show that the coefficient of discharge can be related qualitatively with the drag of a cylinder in an infinite fluid medium. Results regarding upper constancy limit and reproducibility are also furnished.

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