Nozzle FAQs:


Q: Is a nozzle a device designed to control the direction or characteristics of a fluid flow as it exits an enclosed chamber or pipe?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a nozzle to increase the kinetic energy of the flowing medium at the expense of its pressure and internal energy?

A: Yes.

Q: Are nozzles also used in large rooms where the distribution of air via ceiling diffusers is not possible or not practical?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a nozzle typically referred to as a die?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a nozzle said to be choked?

A: Yes.

Q: Are nozzles called jet diffuser where it will be arranged in the side wall areas in order to distribute air?

A: Yes.

Q: Are nozzles shaped to produce a stream that is of a particular shape?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a nozzle often a pipe or tube of varying cross sectional area, and it can be used to direct or modify the flow of a fluid?

A: Yes, Nozzles are frequently used to control the rate of flow, speed, direction, mass, shape, and/or the pressure of the stream that emerges from them.

Q: Are nozzles used in vacuum cleaners?

A: Yes.

Q: Are nozzles used for spray painting?

A: Yes, and perfumes, carburetors for internal combustion engines, spray on deodorants, antiperspirants and many other similar uses.