flat-blade turbine

flat-blade turbine

[′flat ‚blād ′tər‚bīn]
(mechanical engineering)
An impeller with flat blades attached to the margin.
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With the flat-blade turbine, the liquid surface swept is the largest, which gives wider cavern (Figure 11), but the required mixing power is more pronounced (with the decrease of [r.sup.*]) (Figure 12).