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kPa

Symbol for “kilopascal, ” a unit of pressure equal to 1000 pascals.
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This 70 kilopascal loss in inflation results in a 5% reduction in treadwear.
This measuring instrument would provide right information about the moisture of the soil, adding that when the measuring instrument indicates 40 kilopascals (kPa) immediately water the plants, he added.
The measurements are given in kilograms for the DWS and kilopascals for MatScan.
Infinergy does not lose its resilience even when under a continuous load: during a high-frequency fatigue test using dynamic loads at five cycles per second and a constant pressure of 250 kilopascals, the material performed about 75 per cent better than EPE.
At sea level, where the atmospheric pressure is 760mmHg, or 101 kilopascals (kPa), the concentration of oxygen is 160mmHg (21kPa).
Their vapor pressure is measured in tens of kilopascals and more.
Pads were compressed to 50% of their original thickness at a crosshead velocity of 380 mm per minute, and the highest force during compression was recorded in Kilopascals.
325 kilopascals (kPa), as elevation increases standard air pressure will decrease thereby lowering the boiling point.
In tests, the e-skin was able to detect pressure from 0 to 15 kilopascals, a range comparable to the force used for such daily activities as typing on a keyboard or holding an object.
Higher pressure levels, positive or negative and up to 1,300 kilopascals, are measured by soil suction tensiometers, "another device which is not widely used for slope monitoring," says Hughes.
The researchers demonstrated the ability of the e-skin to detect pressure from 0 to 15 kilopascals, a range comparable to the force used for such daily activities as typing on a keyboard or holding an object.