Table 3

Resulting values of the HX.

Parameters Value
Plate thickness 2 mm
Seperator thickness 2 mm
Seperator height ∼1.3 m
Fuel channel thickness 2 mm
Coolant channel thickness 2–4 mm
Collector diameter 0.21 m
Fuel outlet temperature ∼675 °C
Temperature drop in HX ∼75 °C
Coolant outlet temperature ∼620 °C
Minimum temperature at fuel channel ∼620 °C
HX dimension (H×L×W) ∼2.0×1.5×0.7 m
Pressure drop in fuel channel ∼3 bar
Pressure drop in coolant channel ∼5 bar
Total fuel volume in 16 HX (HX and Collectors) ∼6 m3

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