Compressor throughput control

Asked by adsam 6 years, 2 months ago | 1 Answers

What are the control methods used for centrifugal compressor throughput control?

1 Answer

mlraio5 5 years, 5 months ago

Centrifugal Compressors

  • Speed Control
  • Suction Valve Throttling
  • Discharge Valve Throttling
  • Variable guide vane control
  • Recycle valve control

Reciprocating Compressors

  • Suction valve unloaders
  • Variable or fixed volume pockets

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