Knock-limited performance of several branched paraffins and olefins

R. S. Genco, I. L. Drell
naca-tn-1616
Jun 1948


The knock-limited performance of 2,2,3,3-tetramethylpentane, 2,4-dimethyl- 3-ethylpentane, 2,3-dimethylpentane, and 2,3-dimethyl-2-pentene, individually blended in several base fuels was determined in F-3, F-4 and supercharged 17.6 engines.

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