power overlap


power overlap
The time that two or more cylinders of a reciprocating engine are simultaneously on the power stroke. The more cylinders an engine can have on the power stroke, the greater the power overlap and the smoother the operation.
Power overlap in one revolution of an 18-cylinder radial engine.

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