Engine Design Calculator

Automobile - Car

Solving For Engine Piston Deck Volume

note: PDV = (Piston Deck Volume) + (Piston Dome Effective Volume)

Inputs:

 BORE meter attometer centimeter chain dekameter decimeter exameter femtometer foot gigameter hectometer inch kilometer light year link megameter micrometer micron mile millimeter nanometer petameter picometer rod terameter yard distance to piston distance (DPD) meter attometer centimeter chain dekameter decimeter exameter femtometer foot gigameter hectometer inch kilometer light year link megameter micrometer micron mile millimeter nanometer petameter picometer rod terameter yard volume of piston depressions (VPD) meter^3 barrel UK barrel US dry barrel US federal barrel US liquid barrel US oil petroleum bushel UK bushel US dry centimeter^3 cord firewood cord foot wood cup Canada cup metric cup US deciliter foot^3 gallon UK gallon US liquid inch^3 kilometer^3 liter milliliter ounce UK fluid ounce US fluid pint US quart US stere tablespoon US teaspoon US yard^3 volume of piston bumps (VPB) meter^3 barrel UK barrel US dry barrel US federal barrel US liquid barrel US oil petroleum bushel UK bushel US dry centimeter^3 cord firewood cord foot wood cup Canada cup metric cup US deciliter foot^3 gallon UK gallon US liquid inch^3 kilometer^3 liter milliliter ounce UK fluid ounce US fluid pint US quart US stere tablespoon US teaspoon US yard^3

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Conversions:

 BORE = 0 = 0 inch distance to piston distance (DPD) = 0 = 0 inch volume of piston depressions (VPD) = 0 = 0 inch^3 volume of piston bumps (VPB) = 0 = 0 inch^3

Solution:

 piston deck volume (PDV) = HAS NOT BEEN CALCULATED

Other Units:

Change Equation
Select to solve for a different unknown

 volumetric efficiency cubic inch displacement cubic inch displacement air flow rate head gasket volume piston deck volume compression ratio fuel system injector size per horsepower

Where
 VE = volumetric efficiency CFM = engine air flow rate - cubic feet per minute CID = engine displacement, size or volume - cubic inches RPM = engine speed - revolutions per minute NOC = number of cylinders BORE = length STROKE = length HGV = head gasket volume HGCT = head gasket compressed thickness PDV = piston deck volume DPD = deck to piston distance VPD = volume of piston depressions VPB = volume of piston bumps SV = swept volume CR = compression ratio CCV = combustion chamber volume ISH = injector size per horsepower HP = horsepower

References - Books:

See 3 on reference page

by Jimmy Raymond