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Re: Work output
Doesn't _create_ heat, only transforms the thermal and kinetic energy of
the exhaust gasses into "work."
----- Original Message -----
From: Don Muirhead <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: 'Pat Dooley' <email@example.com>; Quattro List <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 1999 8:54 AM
Subject: RE: Work output
> Almost everything that moves creates heat. In fact I can't think of
anything that doesn't.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Pat Dooley [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 1999 10:21 AM
> To: Quattro List
> Subject: RE: Work output
> how can a spinning piece of metal create heat?
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
> > Behalf Of Doug Johnson
> > Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 1999 9:50 AM
> > To: Quattro List
> > Subject: Fw: Work output
> > Does the turbo "create" heat, or "absorb" it from the exhaust gas
> > ?
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: <QSHIPQ@aol.com>
> > >
> > > Not exactly. A turbocharger generates 2 things, work output and heat.
> > Work
> > > output is measured in terms of efficiency on a turbo map.
> > Imperical test?
> > > Run your turbo really hard at night, open the hood. What is
> > glowing red?
> > >
> > > Scott J
> > >