pressure vessel

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pressure vessel

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(Chemistry) engineering a vessel designed for containing substances, reactions, etc, at pressures above atmospheric pressure
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* Enhanced fracture toughness requirements for tank heads and shells for pressure tank cars used to transport poison inhalation hazard/toxic inhalation hazard materials.
The asset purchase will include nine specialty pressure tank barges, four 30,000 barrel tank barges, and three 1,320 horsepower inland towboats.
If the water from your well goes directly into your pressure tank, you have only as much water as was in the pressure tank when the power went out--unless you have a way to pump more water by hand.
The accident took place outside the submarine during testing of a pressure tank at the facility meant for development of submarines on Saturday evening, the Defense Research and Development Organization said in a statement on Sunday, Reuters reported.
Your well pump gets its marching orders from the switch mounted on the pressure tank. When the switch acts up (and they all do eventually), you'll see all kinds of strange behavior (pump won't turn on, turns on erratically or won't shut off).
With reference to the complaint 'Water worry' (GDN, March 8), we would like to inform you that following a field inspection to the site in reference, the directorate in charge cleaned the network using a high pressure tank. The network is now operating normally.
SCI is a world-recognized leader in high pressure tank manufacturing with an impeccable safety record and has managed the certifications required for these high-pressure tanks.
A water kit is assembled to the saw and can be used with a garden hose, gravity tank, pressure tank or can be combined in Makita's Water Dolly Kit, model DT2000.
An optional pressure tank and cart are available to provide complete system mobility.
A simple 1/2-horsepower shallow-well jet pump and a 5-gallon pressure tank, set at 50 pounds per square inch, distribute my collected water.
The new pressure tank range is manufactured from stainless steel or carbon steel complete with various types of pneumatic material agitator options.