fouettement des tuyeaux

English translation: pipe whip

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French term or phrase:fouettement des tuyeaux
English translation:pipe whip
Entered by: Sonya Mountford-Jones

12:15 Apr 8, 2005
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
French term or phrase: fouettement des tuyeaux
Concerning a ventilation system
In a list of CRITERES D’ENVIRONNEMENT along with inondation interne et externe, projectile interne, rayonnement ionisant, chute avion, incendie

what would the "fouettement" of a pipe be? Thanks in advance :P
Sonya Mountford-Jones
Local time: 20:22
pipe whip
Explanation:
An effect of hydrodynamics. Never had your garden house snaking about when the tap is fully open? The same can happen with rigid pipes if the pressure is high and the restraints too few.

Arrêtez le fouettement des tuyaux souples en faisant usage de WHIPLOCK / Stop a whipping ...
www.baumgart.net/index.php3?page=4032

Les effets des écoulements sur les structures élastiques sont variés et certains phénomènes tels que le collabage des veines, le fouettement des tuyaux ou certaines vibrations d'ailes peuvent être étudiés comme des instabilités se développant en espace et en temps [with picture]
[http://www.ladhyx.polytechnique.fr/activities/rapportx2000_f...]

problem pertaining to the energy absorbing material used in pipe whip restraints.
... The material is contained within the pipe whip restraint. ...
www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/ gen-comm/info-notices/1985/in85005.html

. This type of failure is analyzed to minimize damage if pipe whip were to occur in the vicinity of safety-related equipment. ...
www.engineersedge.com/fluid_flow/pipe_whip.htm

Pipe Whip and Impact
Upon a sudden rupture of the pipe end, the pressurized water is vaporized and the fluid flow starts. The pipe starts to deform and impacts on a rigid wall underneath. The results in terms of velocity at impact and time to impact compare favourably with the experimental results. [with animation]
[http://www.mcube.fr/M-Explicit/application/flustruc/WHIP.HTM...]

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pipe whip


Explanation:
An effect of hydrodynamics. Never had your garden house snaking about when the tap is fully open? The same can happen with rigid pipes if the pressure is high and the restraints too few.

Arrêtez le fouettement des tuyaux souples en faisant usage de WHIPLOCK / Stop a whipping ...
www.baumgart.net/index.php3?page=4032

Les effets des écoulements sur les structures élastiques sont variés et certains phénomènes tels que le collabage des veines, le fouettement des tuyaux ou certaines vibrations d'ailes peuvent être étudiés comme des instabilités se développant en espace et en temps [with picture]
[http://www.ladhyx.polytechnique.fr/activities/rapportx2000_f...]

problem pertaining to the energy absorbing material used in pipe whip restraints.
... The material is contained within the pipe whip restraint. ...
www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/ gen-comm/info-notices/1985/in85005.html

. This type of failure is analyzed to minimize damage if pipe whip were to occur in the vicinity of safety-related equipment. ...
www.engineersedge.com/fluid_flow/pipe_whip.htm

Pipe Whip and Impact
Upon a sudden rupture of the pipe end, the pressurized water is vaporized and the fluid flow starts. The pipe starts to deform and impacts on a rigid wall underneath. The results in terms of velocity at impact and time to impact compare favourably with the experimental results. [with animation]
[http://www.mcube.fr/M-Explicit/application/flustruc/WHIP.HTM...]



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