MATEC Web Conf.
Volume 118, 2017VII International Congress on Combustion Engines
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Published online||24 July 2017|
Exhaust emissions from small engines in handheld devices
Poznan University of Technology, Faculty of Machines and Transport, 60-965 Poznan, ul. Piotrowo 3, Poland
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The paper presents the results of investigations on the exhaust emissions carried out under real operating conditions of gasoline engines operating in a power generator and a chainsaw. During the operation of these devices the authors measured the following exhaust emissions: CO, HC, NOx and CO2. For the measurements the authors used a portable exhaust emission analyzer SEMTECH DS by SENSORS. This analyzer measures the concentrations of the exhaust gas components in an on-line mode while the engine is running under real operating conditions (road, field etc.). The exhaust emissions tests of non-road engine applications are performed on engine test beds in the NRSC (ISO 8178) and NRTC tests. The presented method is a new solution in determining of the exhaust emissions from such engines. The obtained results were compared with the applicable emission requirements. Besides, based on the performed investigations, the authors attempted an evaluation of the possibilities of the use of the measurement method for development works related to the reduction of the emission from small gasoline engines.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2017
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