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Jul1811, 05:38 PM

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Assuming reservoir level stays constant, and friction losses are negligible compared to gravitational effects, which overflow config achieves a higher volumetric flow rate?
http://boards.420chan.org/tesla/src/1311021903815.jpg  Now, I'm arguing with a friend about this. He's saying the long pipe will have the greater flow, using the steady state energy equation. I don't think that analysis will be valid here though...any ideas? Thanks. 



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Jul1811, 06:06 PM

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