Displacement machine

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A positive displacement machine is a fluid energy machine in which the fluid flows through the machine in individual volumes of the same size. It differs in this respect from the turbomachine , which is continuously flowed through by a fluid.

The two main subsets of the displacement machine are

Web links

  • [1] Fluid technology department, Technical University of Dortmund: Research focus a. a. Screw machines; How the screw machine works