hot start

hot start

i. A condition while starting a gas turbine engine in which the internal temperature rise is beyond permissible limits and can damage the engine. Special checks must be done on the engine after a hot start.
ii. An engine that has been running will tend to remain hot for a short time. During this period, it is possible to restart the engine by turning the crankshaft without the glow plug being plugged into a glow starter. This, however, could possibly create an unsafe condition.
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The Altas, who lost to College of Saint Benilde in last season's finals, are on a hot start with victories over the Lyceum of the Philippines University Pirates, 25-19, 25-13, 25-18, last week and San Beda Red Spikers, 25-12, 25-17, 25-23, last Friday.
Hot start issues boil down to two: inadequately robust spark from the ignition system and fuel vapor that prevents liquid fuel from reaching the injector nozzles.
FEU was off to a hot start and mounted a 19-point lead, 30-11, at the start of the second quarter and that early burst was enough for the Tamaraws to hold on until the final buzzer.
Poor technique has been known to result in engine fires as too much fuel is used for priming, or in a dead battery as a pilot tries and fails to conduct a hot start.
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He also caught flames emerging from a Spitfire in the RAF Memorial Flight as it performed a hot start.
It's been a very hot start to July and it's likely to last a while longer, for the next one or two weeks.
After a hot start, sinking two birdies at the 6th and 8th holes, Tiger Woods let his golf club -- and mouth 6 rip at the 11th hole on opening day of the Masters Tournament.
Chris Wood hopes to continue his red hot start to the year at the Thailand Open early today.
Montenegro got off to a hot start in the qualifiers, but they drew 1-1 at home to Bulgaria in June before backto-back defeats against Albania and Wales.
The striker has signed for Peterhead and will be looking to get off to a hot start against Alloa.
Summary: Theo Walcott claims his hot start to the season was helped by having the summer off.