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Question on pressure boundary condition

Question asked by Avinash Monthero on Aug 11, 2015
Latest reply on Aug 26, 2015 by Avinash Monthero

I have a pressure relief valve, which has been tested in flow lab with water as fluid. Inlet pressure 100 psig and outlet exposed to atmosphere. And i have tested flow rate value with me. I am trying to simulate the same in solidworks flow simulation. I am setting boundary conditions as below.

 

Inlet = Total Pressure = ( gauge pressure + atmospheric pressure ) = 100 + 14.7 = 114.7 psi

Outlet = Environment Pressure = 14.7 psi

 

Is it right boundary conditions ? Kindly help

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