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by Syler
Sat Jan 18, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Valved pulsejet forum
Topic: Underwater Pulse Jet?
Replies: 1
Views: 1592

Underwater Pulse Jet?

Suppose one were to build a 45 deg bent pulsejet with the tail section under water and the intake above obviously. Intuition tells me the following would be true: 100% of the intake air would come through the valves because water is so much more dense. The entire pipe would remain cool. The lower te...
by Syler
Sat Jan 18, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: Gas turbine forum
Topic: TV94 TurboFan Build
Replies: 59
Views: 74747

Re: TV94 TurboFan Build

Very impressive machining! Is that what your business is? Your engine looks like a giant hollow point bullet. :D I'm wondering; with all your machining capability, do you think you would be able to make your own axial flow compressor section? Or, perhaps fabricate another compressor stage to raise y...
by Syler
Sat Jan 18, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Unconventional, Multi-Mode and Hybrid Jets
Topic: Turbo Powered Ramjet
Replies: 1
Views: 2050

Re: Turbo Powered Ramjet

Evidently this is in the wrong section. Would someone please move it to the "unconventional" section.
by Syler
Mon Jan 13, 2014 3:57 pm
Forum: Unconventional, Multi-Mode and Hybrid Jets
Topic: Turbo Powered Ramjet
Replies: 1
Views: 2050

Turbo Powered Ramjet

Hi, new to the forum so I wanted to first say hello. Secondly, I have yet to build my first jet engine but have always dreamed of doing so. I do however have experience working with turbos on cars. My idea is to use a turbo to send compressed air into a ramjet. The turbine will be powered by a fract...