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Category: Fluid Dynamics
Question: What is a quick way to calculate frictional pressure drops in carbon steel pipe?
Keywords: carbon,steel,pressure,drop
Answer: The relationship shown below is valid for Reynolds numbers in the range of 2100 to 106. For smooth tubes, a constant of 23,000 should be used rather than 20,000.