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Basics of Mechanical Engineering – Interview Questions Part-10

Basics of Mechanical Engineering – Interview Questions Part-10

I tried to cover some basic mechanical interview question in this article. You will find more than 50 Mechanical Engineering Questions which include thermodynamics, solid mechanics, mechanics of machinery, fluid mechanics, Heat transfer, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Viva Questions, Power Plant Questions and many more. Hope this will to improve your basics of mechanical engineering. […]

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Combined Cycle Power Plant with Topping and Bottoming Cycles

Combined Cycle Power Plant with Topping and Bottoming Cycles

In combined cycle power plant Gas turbine and steam cycle work together. Steam Turbine runs on Rankin Cycle and Gas Turbine runs on Brayton Cycle. The diagram of the cycle is shown here. Please read : Gas turbine cycle with reheat , regeneration and intercooling. Steps involved in the running of Combined Cycle Power Plant […]

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What is Lower Calorific Value and Higher Calorific Value

What is Lower Calorific Value and Higher Calorific Value

Mainly two types of calorific values are there – Higher Calorific Value and Lower Calorific Value . Higher Calorific Value (HCV) or Higher Heating Value (HHV) or Gross Calorific Value: When 1 kg of a fuel is burnt, the heat obtained by the complete combustion after the products of the combustion are cooled down to […]

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