Effect of pressure on the spontaneous ignition temperature of liquid fuels

Cleveland O'Neal, Jr.
naca-tn-3829
Oct 1956


Spontaneous ignition temperatures from 1 to 9 atmospheres were measured in air for n-heptane (straight-chain paraffin), isooctane (branched-chain paraffin), benzene (aromatic), and JP-4 and JP-5 fuels.

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