## Inchley's Theory of Heat Engines |

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### Contents

CHaP PAGE | 1 |

CHAP | 2 |

LAWS OF EXPANSION AND COMPRESSION | 14 |

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adiabatic compression adiabatic expansion ammonia angle assumed blades boiler calculated calorific value calorimeter carbon Carnot cycle cent clearance volume coefficient of performance combustion compression ratio compressor condensation constant pressure constant volume cooling cut-off diameter discharge dry saturated dryness fraction efficiency entropy Entropy Fig equal equation evaporation exhaust expansion curve final fluid fuel gases given heat engine heat losses heat received heat supplied Hence high-pressure cylinder horse-power increase indicator diagram initial inlet isothermal jacket kinetic energy latent heat line of constant liquid low-pressure cylinder mean effective pressure molecules Mollier nozzle obtained p.v. diagram piston pound of steam quantity Rankine cycle ratio of expansion refrigerant represented saturated steam shown in Fig specific heat specific volume speed stage steam tables stroke suction superheat temperature and pressure temperature T2 theoretical throttling total heat turbine valve vapour velocity Volume Fig