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Sinks

Surfaces that tend to capture volatile compounds from air and release them later. Carpets, gypsum board, ceiling tiles, and upholstery are all sinks.
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They developed a heat transfer model to predict thermal performance of impingement air cooled plate fin heat sinks for design purposes.
He does this with Bendback streamers, and that weighted shank (which is then over-wrapped with either chenille or similar body materials) not only sinks the fly but encourages it to swim in the correct hook-up manner, in the same way that lead eyes are tied under the shank of bonefish flies.
As a result, the fish becomes negatively buoyant and sinks.
At its 23rd International Plastics Colloquium this spring, the IKV (which stands for the German equivalent of Institute for Plastics Processing) presented the latest results of injection molding research projects on computer simulation of micro-molding, ultrasonic analysis of sink marks during molding, and alternative techniques to improve surface quality of foamed parts.
Smith's crew will tow the body out to sea, weigh it down with scrap metal such as old railroad wheels, and sink it where the researchers can revisit it.
BLOCKED sinks are usually a result of soap residue or solidified fat and can be easily unblocked by following a few simple steps.
fastball runs and sinks, curve ball appears to lift.
Sinks and cooktops are designed with ample knee space and clearance.
This pivotal document suggested that carbon sinks, like emissions reductions, could be credited under an international framework to reduce greenhouse gases.
Wide Belfast sink, ideal for hand-washing clothes, pounds 229 from Brass and Traditional Sinks (01291 650 738.
Four--the ancient number of wholeness--is an important figure for Gober: there are four sinks on each long wall, four handmade boxes of Enforcer Rat Bait (one at every other sink) each containing four bait packs, and four small high windows, with bars.
But there are smaller and larger sinks in addition to the 22- by 33-inch sink, with a great variety of configurations.