Explore BrainMass

Determine Fuel Flow Engines

A turboprop engine produces a "Brake Specific Fuel Consumption" of 0.5 lb/bhp/hr. Determine the fuel flow (in kg/s) required at this bsfc to produce 800 bhp of power.

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com August 20, 2018, 8:17 am ad1c9bdddf

Solution Preview

Brake Horsepower: 800
Brake Specific Fuel Consumption: 0.5
BSFC = Fuel Pounds ...

Solution Summary

The solution determines the fuel flow engines. The "Brake Specific Fuel Consumption" of 0.5 lb/bhp/hr is determined.