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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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9KW are installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, while a 600 CFM, Vz-HP recirculating blower provides vertical upward airflow to the workload.
The semi-quantitative method was done on Cysteine lactose electrolyte deficient (CLED) agar with the help of calibrated sterile 4 mm Nichrome wire loop and then plates were incubated at 37[degrees] C aerobically for 24 hours and then these plates were observed macroscopically for the bacterial growth.
Limited Tenders are invited forSupply Of Indirect Type Bovin Heater Material : Nichrome Wire As Per Is 10245-1987, Rating 230v Ac,1500w, Dimension 12 Long, Od: 36 Mm
As a high-resistance measuring element in this shunt structure, parallel-connected straight-line segments of nichrome wire were placed along the circumference between two massive coaxial cylindrical electrodes of the shunt internal brass and outer duralumin [9].
24 kW are installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, while a 1000 CFM, 1-HP recirculating blower provides vertical upward airflow to the workload.
From the uncentrifuged sample of urine, a preheated and rapidly cooled nichrome wire loop was used to transfer a measure of the sample (10 mL) on to the culture media.
SmartHeat consists of two layers of plasma-sprayed, metalized ceramic with a nichrome wire wrap sandwiched between the layers, plus a thermal insulation cover.
Since it is a glass still and there is a nichrome wire heating the water in the still, all it takes is a few minutes of inattention and the nichrome cracks the glass bowl and the still is ruined.
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.
Amateurs and retailers began making simple heater strips, taking nichrome wire (the kind used in electric toasters) and sewing it into a cloth band that can be wrapped around the end of a Schmidt-Cassegrain or refractor.
2-mm-diameter nichrome wire, which was coiled into a spiral with a 7-mm diameter and covered with the experimental composition, the electrical resistance did not decrease at ordinary room temperature.
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.