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Difference between internal combustion engines and external combustion engines?

In an Internal Combustion Engine, the fuel is burned in the  cylinder or vessel. Eg. Diesel or Petrol engine used in Cars.    Internal engine has its energy ignited in (MORE)

How does the internal combustion engine compare to external combustion or an electric engine in terms of efficiency?

Internal combustion engines are now operating at about 30-40 % efficiency with the application of computer controls and continues to get better all the time. I am not sure of (MORE)

Who invented the internal combustion engine?

Inventor of the Internal Combustion Engine Gottlieb Daimler invented the internal combustion engine. I am sorry to say but it was not Daimler who invented the first internal (MORE)

What are the uses for an internal combustion engine?

All fossil fuel, and biodeisel engines are internal combustion engines. Internal combustion engines are engines that requier a propellant (Gas, diesel etc..). The fuel gets in (MORE)

What is internal combustion engines?

Internal Combustion, the fundamentals, are the powerplant in your car. The term Internal Combustion is from the fuel/air mixture combusting , actually exploding is more accura (MORE)

What is an internal-combustion engine?

  An internal combustion engine is an engine that uses air, fuel, and spark to create the power to move. A perfect air-fuel mixture is pulled into the cumbustion chamber, (MORE)