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steam jacket

n
(General Engineering) engineering a jacket containing steam that surrounds and heats a cylinder
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The unit is suitable in commercial greenhouses, nurseries, precast concrete, ready mix concrete plants and industrial applications such as closed-loop heating systems, heating steam jackets and thawing pipes and valves.
The chosen system controls the temperature on the company's resin blending vessels, which are heated using steam jackets. It relies on a Spirax Sarco KE71 control valve, fitted with a PN6000 actuator and a PP5 pneumatic valve positioner.