compressor diffuser

compressor diffuser

compressor diffuser
compressor diffuser
An area downstream of the compressor where the kinetic energy of the airflow is converted into pressure energy.
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Made entirely of stainless steel, it is - along with the compressor diffuser and turbine nozzle assembly - basically the mainframe of the engine.