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A study on air-fuel mixing system for NGV motorcycle system

Abdul Majid, Zulkifli and Mohsin, Rahmat and Nordin, Nor Faizal (2006) A study on air-fuel mixing system for NGV motorcycle system. In: Advanced Gas Technology 1. Penerbit UTM, Johor , 29 - 56. ISBN 978-983-52-05989-9

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The way natural gas engine system works is slightly different than the engine system that used gasoline as it raw fuel material. Basically in the natural gas engine system, natural gas is compressed to 3000 psi and stored on board the vehicle in cylinders (Zulkifli et al., 1999). When natural gas powers the engine, it leaves the storage cylinders, passes through a master manual shut-off valve and travels through stainless steel lines to a high pressure fuel regulators located in the engine compartment. Then the natural gas will be injected at atmospheric pressure through a specially designed gas mixer where it is properly mixed with air. The air-fuel mixture then flows into the engine’s combustion chamber where it is ignited to create the power required to drive the vehicle. Special solenoid valves will prevent the gas from entering the engine when it is shut off.

Item Type:Book Section
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Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:25633
Deposited By: Mrs Liza Porijo
Deposited On:23 May 2012 07:33
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