Experimental facility: FAST (Flame Acceleration STudy facility)

FAST (Flame Acceleration STudy facility)


HySafe partner: TNO
Name: FAST (Flame Acceleration STudy facility)
Type: Open air gas explosion facility
Scale: medium scale
Experiments: Flame propagation and blast wave experiments of gas explosions in open air

Technical details

Dimensions: Open field of approx. 70 x 70 m2
Temperatures: Ambient
Media: Gas
Special Features:

Experiments - Equipment

Experiments: The FAST is a facility that enables a continuous monitoring of the flame propagation process in a gas explosion by pressure and temperature recording. Various models can be incorporated in the facility, such as a tunnel like structure or a geometric 3D grid of pipes.