ignition point


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ignition point

n.
The minimum temperature at which a substance will continue to burn without additional application of external heat. Also called kindling point.
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As the two volumes are only connected via several small holes/orifices, attention in the design of the pre-chamber has to be paid, in order to ensure a proper scavenging towards an ignitable charge at the spark plug for the desired ignition point.
Athletes, celebrities, musicians and actors are well known and trusted brands in their own right and the ignition point to the Passion Project as they bring relevant audiences in scale.
If the heat does not escape from the material, and the temperature of the material rises above its ignition point, spontaneous combustion will occur.
Locate the pilot flame or electronic ignition point and follow the pilot tube to the burner.
In other words, if a good burn does not have developed at the first 4 or 5 spark duration degrees, there is no advantage to sustain a spark above this point, because the explosion in question would be with a very retarded ignition point, injuring the engine power.
The fuel package approach can be used for any group of furniture, and a group of furniture has different HRRs for different ignition points, and one ignition point would have the maximum HRR.
Propane's high ignition point, 940 degrees Fahrenheit, makes it less of a fire hazard than gasoline, which ignites at 430 to 500 degrees Fahrenheit.
The ignition point of gas is high--1,000 to 1,200 degrees Fahrenheit.
For Gingrich, this in fact, might be the blow that ends his campaign, or for that matter, it may backfire and be the ignition point he needs to overcome his opposition.
Greene and others on the faculty point to the fall 2010 dismissal of key members of the public administration department faculty as one ignition point in the current firestorm.
The higher preheat temperature indicates a smaller temperature barrier between the green reactant and the ignition point.