CFD Online URL
[Sponsors]
Home > Forums > FLUENT

simulating a very long pipe

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   November 24, 2010, 06:34
Default simulating a very long pipe
  #1
New Member
 
Angie
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 17
Rep Power: 6
Angeline is on a distinguished road
Hi Guys,

I want to simulate a very long pipe ( say 100m) with dia only 50mm for the pressure drop. Shall I solve for the whole pipe ya is there any way to model a short length to get the result for the whole pipe.

Thanks
Angie
Angeline is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   November 24, 2010, 08:24
Default
  #2
Member
 
Panos
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 33
Rep Power: 7
panos_metal is on a distinguished road
hello

maybe you can model the symmetry..but you need the full length.
But.. are you sure you need cfd simulation to find just the pressure drop? If you only care about pressure drop , why dont you try calculate it?

Panos
panos_metal is offline   Reply With Quote

Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Missing math.h header Travis FLUENT 4 January 15, 2009 12:48
Simulating fully developed flow in a pipe Tim Donohue CFX 1 November 20, 2007 21:24
Meshing divergent nozzle entry of a long pipe Aly FLUENT 1 September 25, 2005 18:07
Terrible Mistake In Fluid Dynamics History Abhi Main CFD Forum 12 July 8, 2002 10:11
fluid flow fundas ram Main CFD Forum 5 June 17, 2000 22:31


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:50.