Accession Number : AD0707058

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF NEW METHODS OF FLUID FILTRATION,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR PROPULSION TEST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA AERONAUTICAL ENGINE DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Harrer,Rudolph E.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : The document is concerned with new methods of filtration for aircraft fuel systems, presenting a study of the vortex separator principle. The report discusses its basic principles of operation and the calculated performance of the separator in specific engine fuel systems. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AVIATION FUELS, *FUEL CONTAMINATION), (*FUEL FILTERS, EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN), EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN, PARTICLE SIZE, SEPARATION, VORTICES, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY), VELOCITY

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE