head, total static

Static head from the surface of the supply source to the free discharge surface.

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  • total static head — Static head from the surface of the supply source to the free discharge surface …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • head, total —    The total head of a liquid at a given point is the sum of three components: (a) the elevation head, which is equal to the elevation of the point above a datum, (b) the pressure head, which is the height of a column of static water that can be… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • Total dynamic head — (TDH) is the total height that a fluid is to be pumped, taking into account friction losses in the pipe.TDH = Static Lift + Static Height + Friction Losswhere: Static Lift is the height the water will rise before arriving at the pump (also known… …   Wikipedia

  • Static Shock — For shocks from static electricity, see Electrostatics and Triboelectric effect. Static Shock logo of the show Format Animated series Created by …   Wikipedia

  • total pressure — The sum of dynamic and static pressures. Also called total head pressure …   Aviation dictionary

  • total head pressure — The sum of dynamic and static pressure. Also known as pitot pressure, stagnation pressure, ram air pressure, and impact pressure. It is used to measure air speed. The pitot tube faces the airflow, and the pitot pressure is fed into it …   Aviation dictionary

  • Hydraulic head — is a specific measurement of water pressure or total energy per unit weight above a geodetic datum. It is usually measured as a water surface elevation, expressed in units of length, but represents the energy at the entrance (or bottom) of a… …   Wikipedia

  • pitot-static tube — A combination tube used in a pitot static system, located on the fuselage of the aircraft. It measures the total, or ram, pressure, as well as static pressure. The ram pressure is used for the ASI (air speed indicator) and the Mach meter. The… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Pitot-static tube — noun measuring instrument consisting of a combined Pitot tube and static tube that measures total and static pressure; used in aircraft to measure airspeed • Syn: ↑Pitot head, ↑Pitot tube • Hypernyms: ↑measuring instrument, ↑measuring system,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • My Head — Origin Los Angeles, California, United States Genres Grunge Alternative Rock Years active 1993–1997 Labels Capitol (1996) …   Wikipedia

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