Velocity of Steam Through Piping

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Fluid Mechanics

formula

\(v_s =  \frac { Q_s \cdot \; \upsilon }    { 3600 \pi  { \left( \frac {d}{2} \right) ^2  }   } \)

Where:

\(v_s\) = velocity of steam

\(Q_s\) = flow rate of steam

\(\upsilon\) (Greek symbol upsilon) = specific volume

\(\pi\) = Pi

\(d\) = pipe inner diameter