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An Investigation of the Effects of Engine Size and Rotation Speed on Diesel Combustion based on Similarity Rules
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published December 19, 2019 by SAE International in United States
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This paper presents a study on the effects of the engine size and rotation speed on diesel combustion characteristics and engine performance of two differently sized diesel engines (85 mm and 135 mm bores). For simplification of the evaluation, the experimental conditions were set based on the similarity rules proposed by Chikahisa. The combustion characteristics and the indicated thermal efficiencies were compared for the small and the large engines at the same engine speed. To examine the effects of the velocities of the in-cylinder gas and the fuel spray on the combustion and the thermal efficiency, the engine speed was changed in the small engine, while maintaining a non-dimensional engine speed.
CitationKobashi, Y., Tanaka, Y., Shibata, G., and Ogawa, H., "An Investigation of the Effects of Engine Size and Rotation Speed on Diesel Combustion based on Similarity Rules," SAE Technical Paper 2019-01-2181, 2019.
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