Hydraulic Diameter of a Square Tube

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Fluid Dynamics

hydraulic diameter of a squareHydraulic diameter, abbreviated as \(d_h\), of a square tube is when the flow is within the tube.

 

Hydraulic Diameter of a Square Tube formula

\(\large{ d_h = w  }\) 
Symbol English Metric
\(\large{ d_h }\) = hydraulic diameter \(\large{in}\) \(\large{mm}\)
\(\large{ w }\) = width of tube \(\large{in}\) \(\large{mm}\)

 

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