THE MOTOR PROPERTIES OF METHANOL

DIE MOTORISCHEN EIGENSCHAFTEN VON METHANOL

IN CONSIDERING THE CONCEPT OF METHANOL AS AN ALTERNATIVE FUEL FOR CAR ENGINES, VARIOUS PROPERTIES OF THE MATERIAL ARE COMPARED IN COMPARISON WITH PETROL. FURTHERMORE, THE METHANOL OPERATION OF OTTO ENGINES IS REPORTED, PARTICULARLY THE QUESTIONS OF POWER, THE EFFICIENCY, THE EXHAUST POLLUTION AND MIX FORMATION. THE USE OF METHYL FUEL AND OF METHANOL-PETROL MIXTURES AS WELL AS THE POSSIBILITIES OF TWIN FUEL AND ALTERNATING OPERATION ARE DISCUSSED. THE QUESTION IS ALSO DISCUSSED, WHETHER THE USE OF METHANOL IS POSSIBLE AND USEFUL IN DIESEL AND STRATIFIED CHARGE ENGINES.

  • Authors:
    • SCHAFFRATH, M
  • Publication Date: 1976-2

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  • German

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  • Accession Number: 01300347
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 7:48AM