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Experimental Investigation PF Thermophysical Properties of Crude Palm Oil as Engine Oil


Sk Salman Basha, MVS Pavan Kumar, VVS Nageswararao
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Crude palm oil (CPO) is one of the vegetable oil cheaply available in the Andhra Pradesh region in India. It is mainly used as a vegetable oil in cooking purposes. It has potential to use as engine oil in IC engines. In this paper, we investigated crude palm as engine oil in 4 Stroke motorbike instead of commercially available engine oil in the market and the results shows that the thermal properties are nearly same that of engine oil and it can be used as engine oil in automobiles.

Sk Salman Basha, MVS Pavan Kumar, VVS Nageswararao

Crude palm oil, Engine oil, Thermal conductivity, Kinematic Viscosity, Flash & fire point, Pour & cloud point.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 8 | November-December - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-12-31 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
19-23 IJSRSET173816   Technoscience Academy

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Sk Salman Basha, MVS Pavan Kumar, VVS Nageswararao, "Experimental Investigation PF Thermophysical Properties of Crude Palm Oil as Engine Oil", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 8, pp.19-23, November-December-2017.
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