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can IC engine work in vacuum? explain


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no... it needs air to be mixed with fuel during suction process... or else there is nothing to be compress which creates pressure and frequently increase the temperature....!!!!

partha protim das on Jun 19, 2012

if we provide supercharger and elongated exhaust. we can run IC engines in vaccum, These space ships carry their own air chargers, so those IC engines are also working in vaccum, so we cannot say we cant work IC engines in vaccum, yes we can but with some modification

Bharath Syam.S on Sep 22, 2012

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