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Unformatted text preview: 3. In Example 14-11, the performance characteristics of a water pump already being manufactured were presented and converted to dimensionless form, and the BEP was identified. Scaling laws were used to design a geometrically similar pump to use with a different fluid. What characteristic of the new pump was determined? What practical consideration will likely prevent the use of that exact value in a pump? (See the discussion in the example)....
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- Fall '11
- Chemical Engineering