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Rocket propellant control

Modern engines have digital control computers that monitor the engine and adjust valve settings to achieve the desired performance. While not especially modern, the Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME) ...
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Can rocket engines which use hypergolic propellants be augmented with LOX for increased efficiency?

I think you've mistaken why NTO and N2H4 are used. That is because they are stable at room temperature and easy to store. While you could plausibly improve the energetics of the system with LOX, you ...
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