Nichrome


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Nichrome

(ˈnaɪkrəʊm)
n
(Elements & Compounds) trademark any of various alloys containing nickel, iron, and chromium, with smaller amounts of other components. It is used in electrical heating elements, furnaces, etc
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Noun1.Nichrome - an alloy of nickel and chromium with high electrical resistance and an ability to withstand high temperatures; used for resistance heating elements
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
nickel alloy, nickel-base alloy - an alloy whose main constituent is nickel
Translations
مَعْدَن خَليط مِن نيكل وكروم وحديد
nikkel-króm-járn málmblanda; nikkróm
nihroms
nichróm

Nichrome®

(ˈnaikrəum) noun
an alloy consisting of 60% nickel, 16% chromium and 24% iron.
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A bipolar stimulation electrode (twisted nichrome wire, 0 140 [micro]m) was positioned at Schaffer collateral-commissural projections.
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For the determination of changes due to vulcanization reactions in the clay/PDMS system, FT1R-ATR measurements were performed, using a Nicolet FT1R spectrometer (model Magna 1R 750; DTGS detector; Nichrome source; beamsplitter; KBr).
Nichrome wire heating elements with 12 kw installed provide the power to the oven, while a 600 dm, 1/2 hp recirculating blower provides a universal front-to-rear airflow pattern.
48KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements provide the heat, while a 4200 CFM, 3-HP recirculating blower furnishes vertical downward airflow to the load.
For optimization of heating materials selection was made among iron, copper, aluminum, stainless steel, nichrome, tungsten and graphite.
SmartHeat consists of two layers of plasma-sprayed, metalized ceramic with a nichrome wire wrap sandwiched between the layers, plus a thermal insulation cover.
Other specifications include 12 KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, four independent doors for access to workspace, 32 trays, a digital indicating temperature controller.
The stained antenna was taken through an ethanol series, air dried for a few minutes, and then glued by the scape with Cytoseal to a 1 cm length of nichrome wire.
In the experiments, nichrome wires in the bottom of the atrium served as a heat source.
Micronization, is a dry-heat process that generates infrared electromagnetic short waves as a result of burning propane over ceramic tile or nichrome wire elements (Mercier, 1971).