Articles Posted in the " Internal and External Engines " Category


  • * HISTORY OF INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

    * HISTORY OF INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

    HISTORY OF INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE Power producing engines Sr. No. Internal Combustion Engine ICE External Combustion Engine ECE 1. Petrol Reciprocating Engine Diesel Reciprocating Engine Gas Turbine Rocket Engine Steam Engine Steam Turbine Solar Power Plant Nuclear Power Plant ICE concept started 150 years earlier. ICE engine creator—Etienne Lenoir in 1859 ICE Modern engine creator—Siegfried […]



  • ** Comparison of Spark Ignition and Compression Ignition Internal Combustion Engines

    ** Comparison of Spark Ignition and Compression Ignition Internal Combustion Engines

    Comparison of Spark Ignition and Compression Ignition Internal Combustion Engines COMPARISON OF SPARK IGNITION AND COMPRESSION IGNITION ENGINES Item/Description SI ENGINE CI ENGINE Thermodynamic cycle used Otto Cycle Diesel Cycle Heat addition At constant volume At constant pressure Fuel used Petrol/Gasoline Diesel Ignition temperature Self Ignition temperature is high and needs a spark plug Self […]


  • * Fuels used in IC Engines and ADVANTAGES OF LIQUID FUELS IN IC ENGINES

    * Fuels used in IC Engines and ADVANTAGES OF LIQUID FUELS IN IC ENGINES

    Fuels used in IC Engines and ADVANTAGES OF LIQUID FUELS IN IC ENGINES VARIOUS TYPES OF FUELS USED IN IC ENGINES Heat energy in IC engines is produced by the burning of the fuel. Therefore selection of fuel is extremely important. Selection will depend upon the characteristics of the fuel. Selection of the fuel will affect […]