inlet duct

inlet duct

inlet duct
The portion of the aircraft ahead of the compressor that links the inlet or intake to the engine. The inlet duct also directs air into the engine in the correct direction.
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A new duct was installed from the dust collector outlet to the existing fan inlet duct. The online cleaning system was designed to include bags, cages, platform and ladder, and a screw conveyor and rotary valve.
The other end of the inlet duct is connected to the cooling fan as indicated in Figure 6.
Battelle has once again successfully proven its robotic collision avoidance software, PathPlan(TM), in a live demonstration on a life-size mock-up of an air inlet duct of a multi-million dollar military aircraft, the company said.
All other zones will have excess pressure available and thus any pressure drop savings from using a more efficient inlet duct design will be throttled by the VAV box damper.
A single inlet duct supplies the ATF to the gear internal chamber, which is the main responsibility of the ATF distribution to the plates region.
The company also invested in a 'bellmouth inlet duct,' a white funnel attached to the front of the engine during testing, which measures 5.5m in diameter and 3.6m in length.
The Focus ST upgrade includes a cast alloy inlet duct in silver or black powder coat finish, high-flow air filter element, larger alloy intercooler and unique calibration, while the Fiesta ST version has a re-modelled air box base with secondary inlet duct, a high-flow filter element and unique calibration.
Upgrade prices for the Focus ST are PS1,225 with a silver cast alloy inlet duct and PS1,275 for black, while the Fiesta ST upgrade is PS599.
The Mountune package features a cast alloy inlet duct available with either a silver or black powder coat finish, a high-flow air filter element, larger alloy intercooler and unique calibration.
Sly furnished inlet duct, outlet duct, stack, supports, access platforms, screw conveyor and exhaust fan for the project.
This method called for a minimum vertical inlet duct length of six diameters and a pressure ring measurement at three diameters from the diffuser inlet.