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Problem 4.67
[Difficulty: 2]
Given:
Large tank with nozzle and wire
Find:
Tension in wire; plot for range of water depths
Solution:
Basic equation: Momentum flux in x direction for the tank
Assumptions:
1) Steady flow
2) Incompressible flow 3) Atmospheric pressure throughout 4) Uniform flow
Hence
R
x
T
=
V
ρ
⋅
VA
⋅
()
⋅
=
ρ
V
2
⋅
A
⋅
=
ρ
2g
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2011 for the course EGN 3353C taught by Professor Lear during the Fall '07 term at University of Florida.
 Fall '07
 Lear
 Fluid Mechanics, Flux

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