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    Equivalent Length of Pipe and Valve

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    An angle valve (K = 5.0) is placed in a 50 foot run of 2 " commercial steel pipe. What is the equivalent length of the pipe and valve?

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    Solution Summary

    The solution assumes the fluid is water and that the flow velocity is 16 ft/s. It uses a step-by-step equational format and explanation to come to a conclusion.