Опубликовано: 08.05.2023 15:47
Volume 14.1 (2-1), May 2023, Pages 53-57
Tamila Khankishiyeva1, Sabir Safaraliyev2
Reciprocating compressors are machines that are used to compress gas or air by means of reciprocating motion. They are widely used in various industries, including oil and gas, petrochemicals, and manufacturing, for applications such as gas transportation, pneumatic power tools, and refrigeration. The basic components of reciprocating compressors include the molding elements, crankshaft, connecting rod, cylinder, intake valve, discharge valve, and lubrication system. There are two primary types of molding elements used in reciprocating compressors: piston and diaphragm. Piston molding elements are the most common and offer high efficiency, low maintenance, and high reliability. Diaphragm molding elements are an alternative to piston molding elements and provide oil-free compression, high purity, low noise, and low vibration. The choice of molding element depends on the application requirements. Reciprocating compressors are widely used due to their efficiency, reliability, and versatility in a range of applications.
The molding elements of reciprocating compressors play a critical role in the efficient operation of these machines. The molding elements, such as pistons, rings, cylinders, valves, and connecting rods, are subject to significant wear and tear during the compression process, which can result in reduced efficiency, increased energy consumption, and even complete equipment failure. To address these challenges, various design improvements and material selection strategies have been developed to improve the durability, reliability, and efficiency of molding elements in reciprocating compressors. This article provides an overview of the key molding elements in reciprocating compressors and examines various methods and techniques for improving their performance and efficiency, including advanced material selection, innovative design solutions, and effective maintenance practices.
Keywords: molding elements, reciprocating compressors, pistons, rings, cylinders, valves, connecting rods, compression process, efficiency, energy consumption, equipment failure, design improvements, material selection, durability, reliability, advanced material selection, innovative design solutions, maintenance practices, performance, efficiency.
Опубликовано: 08.05.2023 15:42
Volume 14.1 (2-1), May 2023, Pages 41-46
Vahid Hajiyev1, Sabuhi Baratov2
Piston compressors are widely used in various industries and applications for gas compression. As a result, there has been a considerable amount of research conducted on these compressors to improve their efficiency, reliability, and durability.
One area of research has focused on improving the design and operation of piston compressors to increase their efficiency. Researchers have investigated different piston configurations, valve designs, and lubrication methods to minimize energy losses during compression. They have also explored the use of advanced control systems to optimize the performance of these compressors.
Another area of research has focused on improving the reliability and durability of piston compressors. Researchers have studied the impact of operating conditions, such as temperature and pressure, on the lifespan of compressor components. They have also investigated the use of new materials and manufacturing techniques to improve the wear resistance and mechanical properties of these components.
Noise reduction and vibration control have also been the subject of research on piston compressors. Researchers have explored the use of advanced acoustic materials and control systems to minimize noise emissions. They have also investigated ways to reduce vibrations in the compressor to improve its reliability and lifespan.
In recent years, there has been a growing interest in developing more sustainable piston compressors. Researchers have explored the use of alternative fuels, such as hydrogen, and the integration of piston compressors with renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar power. They have also studied the environmental impact of these compressors and developed methods to reduce their carbon footprint.
Overall, research on piston compressors has focused on improving their efficiency, reliability, durability, and sustainability. The development of new materials, manufacturing techniques, and control systems has enabled significant advancements in this field, leading to the development of more efficient and sustainable compressors.
Keywords: compressor, piston compressor, HAD, RSO, Taguchi, rotor, modernization, energy efficiency, technologies