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Local Hydraulic Resistances

Bends, elbows, and other local resistances to fluid flow

Use these blocks to model pipe flow and resistances in the hydraulics (isothermal) domain.

Simscape Blocks

ElbowHydraulic resistance in elbow
Gradual Area ChangeGradual enlargement or contraction
Local ResistanceHydraulic resistance specified by loss coefficient
Pipe BendHydraulic resistance in pipe bend
Sudden Area ChangeSudden enlargement or contraction
T-junctionHydraulic resistance of T-junction in pipe

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