Modern Materials unlock the Potential of Downsized Engines

Peter Els
Posted: 12/07/2014

At powered partial load conditions the ring pack contributes up to 25 % of the total mechanical engine friction loss, which could correspond to 4 % of fuel consumption. Therefore the challenge lies not only in reducing frictional power loss but also in mastering the thermo-mechanical and tribological loads as a result of the smoother cylinder

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Peter Els
Posted: 12/07/2014

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