electric resistance

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Noun1.electric resistance - a material's opposition to the flow of electric currentelectric resistance - a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms
electrical phenomenon - a physical phenomenon involving electricity
ohmage - the ohmic resistance of a conductor
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Thermtronix[R] Corporation was founded in 1985, in order to fill the need for rugged electric resistance and gas fired furnaces capable of withstanding the rigors and heavy melt cycle requirements of the aluminum metalcasting industry.
Silica is characterized by high electric resistance and acts as an isolator, according to the firm.
Early Bird's sheath which keeps arteries and blood vessels open during cardiac and vascular surgeries is covered in sensors that use a proprietary algorithm to measure electric resistance across the blood vessel.
TMK-GIPI is the first manufacturer of high-pressure steel line pipes and casing pipes in Oman and its production plant is also the first in the region to make high pressure 24-inch electric resistance welded (ERW) steel pipes, it said.
Production includes a wide range of electric resistance welded API energy tubular products, including OCTG and Line Pipe, in diameters up to 16-inches with wall thicknesses up to .625 inches, and standard and structural pipe and tube capabilities.
TMK Gulf International Pipe is the first manufacturer of high pressure steel line pipes and casing pipes in Oman and the first mill in Middle East and North (Mena) region and sub continent of India to manufacture high pressure 24" electric resistance welded (ERW) steel pipes.
Based on the building type, a type of water heating system, gas or electric resistance, is assigned for the baseline building.
I know electric resistance heating is expensive to operate, but I like the idea of infloor heating.
The compressor can also be driven at higher speeds when the house heating demand is high, allowing the system to minimize or eliminate the use of electric resistance backup heat in cold climates.
The 183acre site will produce electric resistance welded (ERW) pipe in diameters up to 16 inches with wall thicknesses up to 0.625 inch.
AK Tube produces carbon and stainless electric resistance welded tubular steel products for truck, automotive and other markets.