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A device for cooling a fluid between successive heating stages.

in′ter·cool′ v.


(General Engineering) a heat exchanger used in a supercharger or turbocharger
échangeur thermique intermédiaire
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AMS Performance has developed special intercoolers, intakes with dry media filters, high flow exhaust downpipes, a catback exhaust system, revised ECU calibration and a high capacity heat exchanger.
Tenders Are Invited for Replacement of Existing Tube Bundles of the Intercoolers He-3 and He-4 of Sgc of Amm-iii Plant With New Ones by Way of Cutting and Welding With the Existing Channel Portions of the Heat Exchangers.
The growth of automotive intercoolers is directly impacted by developments in the turbocharger market as intercoolers play a vital role in cooling compressed air.
Interesting article on intercoolers in your September 2015 issue.
DSM claims its new technology can deliver significantly improved long-term heat resistance in parts such as air-intake manifolds with integrated intercoolers, as well as ducts, charge-air cooler end caps, mixing tubes, and resonators used in the latest car engines.
These intercoolers should be designed and manufactured in a compact and cost-effective manner with suitable reliability and operation.
TurboMatch permits the design of turbines with waste gates, variable geometry turbines, intercoolers, and high- and low-pressure exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) systems.
Unique to the generator sets is a series of cooling towers hard-mounted to the units' intercoolers.
Spiracle CFS systems reduce blow-by emissions generated from an open crankcase vent and prevent fouling turbochargers or intercoolers in CCV systems.
All the heat thrown away in the intercoolers plus heat lost from the compressed air store has to be replaced to prevent icing up of the expansion turbines.
The pounds 250,000 S V12 S uses a bored-out version of the Maybach twin-turbo 6233cc V12 with forged pistons, ported cylinder heads, custom crankshaft, hotter cams, bigger turbochargers, more efficient intercoolers and high performance exhausts.