"Bamboo" Waves as a Result of Down Flow in Water Lubricated Pipelining at Varying Oil Flow Rates

In all of the photographs, the flow rate of water is fixed at 0.05284 gallons per minute, and the oil flow rate is varied.

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Qw=0.05284 GPM
Qo=0.04328 GPM

Qw=0.05284 GPM
Q o=0.05404 GPM

Q w=0.05284 GPM
Qo=0.08212 GPM

Qw=0.05284 GPM
Qo=0.11332 GPM

Qw=0.05284 GPM
Qo=0.21784 GPM

Qw=0.05284 GPM
Qo=0.32132 GPM

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