Air drying

air drying

[¦er ′drī·iŋ]
(engineering)
Removing moisture from a material by exposure to air to the extent that no further moisture is released on contact with air; important in lumber manufacture.

Air drying

Drying a material such as timber in the air instead of seasoning it in a kiln.

air drying

The process of drying slowly under ambient conditions of temperature and humidity, as in the natural seasoning of lumber or the hardening of paint.
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As previously described, case hardening was reduced by adding air drying, resulting in a reduction in drying stress.
One objective has been extending use of convection air drying -- impingement air drying and through air drying -- from tissue paper to printing papers via combination with conventional drying in hybrid dryers.
It contains essential functions such as rotation, oscillation, turbojet wash, heated DI spray, and hot air drying by degenerative blower.
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What I do to speed the process of air drying is to cut the trees in the winter, leaving the limbs attached.
Recently formed Pipeline Drying International, LLC, of Houston provides air drying of pipelines, stations, LNG tanks or any vessel with its patent-pending Mobile Drying Unit (MDU8000), which produces up to 4,500 cubic feet/minute (cfm) of oil free negative dew point air.
These room temperature results are for comparative purposes only, to illustrate the impact of air drying with no additional heat applied.
When combined with injection baskets, forced air drying blows air both around the chamber and into each individual piece of glassware for complete drying even in difficult narrow-neck items, such as pipettes, volumetrics, flasks and test tubes.
Particular attention should be paid where harvest backlogs occur and during ambient air drying when grain may take several weeks to dry.
High pressure wash, rinse, drying agent, spot free rinse and forced air drying.
Air are: habitation, bathing, cooking, plants, washing and air drying of dishes and clothes, un-vented combustion appliances, humidifiers and outdoor ventilation air in humid climates.
The ankle pad cushion is fully removable for machine washing and air drying.