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Trapped Volume

Trapped Volume

Trapped Volume

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What does it mean "Trapped Volume" in propulsion systems?

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Oh No This is a general question that when i read an article about propulsion systems it came to me.

RE: Trapped Volume

It is pretty self-explanatory. It is a volume where the contents are not allowed to expand. Liquid oxygen in a trapped volume, for example, is a very bad situation because as it warms it will create explosive levels of pressure, if it cannot expand.

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