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Old   May 13, 2007, 12:19
Default Pipe Flow and Turbulence
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When solving for flow in a pipe at higher velocities, convergence for a pressure-based solver stalls at about 3 or 4 orders if we do not turn on turbulence. Shouldn't the code be able to converge and that the pressure drop would be much lower as compared to the experimental results.

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