Piston Exhaust Systems

They're relatively simple and passive, but failure can damage engine compartment components.

Whether it’s a car, boat, chain saw, motorcycle, lawn mower or airplane, if it’s powered by an internal combustion engine, it has an exhaust system. Unlike those other contrivances, however, a piston-powered aircraft’s exhaust system often can be used to perform other work before the hot, toxic by-products of combustion are jettisoned overboard. Because of […]
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