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Dynamic Compressors

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the basic operational characteristics of dynamic air compressors
  • Describe the basic design and operation of a centrifugal air compressor
  • Identify the difference between a single-stage and multi-stage centrifugal air compressor
  • Explain the minimum requirements of the basic start-up procedure used to put a dynamic air compressor in service
  • Describe the basic design and operation of an axial air compressor

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50 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the basic design and operation of dynamic air compressors, including both the centrifugal and axial types.