sparge pipe

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Noun1.sparge pipe - a horizontal pipe having fine holes drilled throughout its length so as to deliver a spray of water
pipage, pipe, piping - a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
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The new steam injector replaces a sparge pipe (a tube drilled with holes) to mix steam with the water in the boiler feedtank.
The machine can more efficiently transfer heat energy than the traditional shell and tube heat exchangers, sparge pipes and valves.
Double D's CIP features a system of sparge pipes which delivers a pressurised, heated, caustic solution throughout the oven.