Priming valve - definition of Priming valve by The Free Dictionary
|(Steam Eng.) ||a spring safety valve applied to the cylinder of a steam engine for discharging water carried into the cylinder by priming.|
See also: Priming
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive
* No fuel is leaking under the heater, at the priming valve
, the gravity feed adapter or the fuel control valve quick-disconnects.
Wanner Engineering will introduce HydraCell C80 Series air-bleed priming valves
at booth D-4770.
The C80 Series Airbleed Priming Valves
automatically open to allow F/G-20 through D/G-12 Series pumps to self-prime by quickly relieving the system of trapped vapors or air rather than compressing the gas and causing pump airlock.