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Design of Delivery Valve for Hydraulic Pumps

Department of Agricultural Science, University of Naples “Federico II”, Via Università 100, 80045 Naples, Italy
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Salerno, Via Giovanni Paolo II 132, 84084 Fisciano, Italy
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Machines 2018, 6(4), 44;
Received: 17 May 2018 / Revised: 4 September 2018 / Accepted: 5 September 2018 / Published: 1 October 2018
After briefly recalling the main problems that arise in the study of globe valves for alternative pumps, a methodology has been set up in order to refine the design. The obtained method has the advantages of simplicity and independence from empirical diagrams. In summary, from the obtained equation, the suitable values of the parameters can be deduced, based on the assigned data (capacity Q0 and number of rounds n) of all the dimensions of the valve or of the valves. Depending on the parameter values, it is possible to identify the most suitable kind of valve: a single dish-shaped valve, a ring valve, a valve with several rings or a group of valves. View Full-Text
Keywords: design; valve; capacity; FEM; fluent design; valve; capacity; FEM; fluent
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Formato, A.; Guida, D.; Ianniello, D.; Villecco, F.; Lenza, T.L.; Pellegrino, A. Design of Delivery Valve for Hydraulic Pumps. Machines 2018, 6, 44.

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