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65 will be used. 62, the result is the classical form of the adiabatic head equation. 7, the result would be h2 À h1 ¼ R(T2 Z2 À T1 Z1 ) (k À 1)=k (2:67) Since the compressibility does not change the isentropic temperature rise, it should be factored out of the DT portion of the equation. 71, a polytropic expression can be hp ¼ n=(n À 1) k=(k À 1) (2:72) By substituting n for k, the head equation becomes Hp ¼ Zavg RT1 n nÀ1 (rp n À 1) nÀ1 (2:73) One significant practical difference in use of polytropic head is that the temperature rise in the equation is the actual temperature rise when there is no jacket cooling.

If the application is outside Kay’s Rule guidelines, a more complex rule such as Leland–Mueller may be substituted [5]. An alternate approach is the Starling–BWR implementation [6]. Starling includes gas mixing in formulation of the equation of state. Another, the Redlich–Kwong equation, is widely used because of its simplicity. Finally, for chlorinated compounds and halocarbon refrigerants, the Martin–Hou equation yields results generally superior to the previously mentioned equations, which were developed primarily for hydrocarbons [3].

If the application is outside Kay’s Rule guidelines, a more complex rule such as Leland–Mueller may be substituted [5]. An alternate approach is the Starling–BWR implementation [6]. Starling includes gas mixing in formulation of the equation of state. Another, the Redlich–Kwong equation, is widely used because of its simplicity. Finally, for chlorinated compounds and halocarbon refrigerants, the Martin–Hou equation yields results generally superior to the previously mentioned equations, which were developed primarily for hydrocarbons [3].

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