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4.5.2 Parallel Connection

An example of the resistance of parallel connection (see Figure [*]).

The pressure at point 1 is the same for two branches however the total flow rate is the combination


between two branches and the loss in the junction is calculated as

Figure: A parallel connection

Genick Bar-Meir |||
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