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Condensing the Dumped Steam During a Turbine Bypass

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W. Kals

Niagara Blower Co., Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 114(4), 621-631 (Oct 01, 1992) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2906635 History: Received September 15, 1990; Online April 24, 2008

Abstract

The reaction of water-cooled and wet-surface air-cooled condensers to a bypass of the steam turbine is analyzed by the introduction of an indicant. Gas dynamics considerations for designing the breakdown of the steam pressure are included. SI metric units are compared with gravitational metric units in order to clarify the fundamental difference between these two systems of measure. Conditioning the steam before admission to the condenser involves desuperheating, which is analyzed on the basis of a heat balance.

Copyright © 1992 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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