two-stroke cycle


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two-stroke cycle

[′tü ¦strōk ′sī·kəl]
(mechanical engineering)
An internal combustion engine cycle completed in two strokes of the piston.
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Achates Power uses sophisticated models and powerful computers to analytically solve the complex combustion processes of the opposed-piston, two-stroke cycle.
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NGML researchers continue to focus their efforts on the ability to fully understand and measure scavenging, while work continues to develop modified engine port geometries and other low-cost components to control scavenging in two-stroke cycle engines.
These engines add a new dimension to the existing product line of two-stroke cycle Detroit Diesel engines used in the power generation market.
When due to high intake air temperature, it causes the peak firing pressure to occur at a later time in the two-stroke cycle.
The ported two-stroke cycle eliminates the need for a camshaft and poppet valves.