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Friction Factors for Turbulent Flow in Curved Pipes

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H. Itō

Tōhoku University, Sendai, Japan

J. Basic Eng 81(2), 123-132 (Jun 01, 1959) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.4008390 History: Received February 21, 1958; Published June 01, 1959; Online February 20, 2019

Abstract

The object of this paper is to furnish the engineer with reliable data on the friction factors to be used in computing the pressure losses for turbulent flow in smooth curved pipes. The empirical formulas proposed, backed by theoretical considerations, appear to define the influence of curvature upon the law of resistance with satisfactory accuracy.

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