Encyclopaedia Index


                The Combustion Analogue

                

         Each O is a heating-coil/ thermocouple pair

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 air- O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O

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 fuel O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O  outlet

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 entryO    O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O

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      ///////!  O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O  !/

      ///////!      recirculation zone, where         !/

      ///////!  O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O  !/

      ///////!      elevated temperatures could       !/

      ///////!  O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O  !/

      ///////!      prevail                           !/

      ///////!  O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O  !/

      ///////!                                        !/

      ///////!  O    O    O    O    O    O    O    O  !/

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