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Do Steam-rockets follow the same calculations of turbines

  1. Aug 12, 2015 #1
    Hello, I'm working on a small steam rocket and I want to calculate how far up it can get by calculating the exhaust velocity of water after it's heated. I saw a similar exercise on my thermodynamics book but for turbines. Can I use the same calculations for the rocket. RuyxQ5g.png
     
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  3. Aug 17, 2015 #2
    Thanks for the post! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post?
     
  4. Aug 18, 2015 #3
    I'm going to write another post, more specific, more detailed..maybe i'l get an answer. Thank you.
     
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