U-bend

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U-bend

A pipe expansion bend in the shape of the letter U.
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Gree's bigger and powerful Twin Rotary compressor has more power and its U-Bends are designed to ensure quicker and efficient cooling.
After discovering the varying results between methods of L-bend analysis, analysis of U-bends (or expansion loops) began.
For the U-bends, it is assumed that the tube wall and the refrigerant are at the same temperature, leading to [Q.
All thoughts of u-bends, though, will be firmly pushed to the back of the mind today.
Somewhere within hidden nooks, crannies, U-bends, and extendible hose (that won't), obviously something was stuck.
Frantic spring-cleaning of the house ensued, cupboards have been stripped, u-bends dismantled, drains bleached.
On Saturday the vandals: Disconnected U-bends in toilets and sinks in both male and female toilets and jammed them with paper towels;
They disconnected U-bends in the toilets and sinks, jammed them with paper towels, then reconnected the system and let it all overflow.
We,of course,left cricket stumps in the swamps,deserts and plains of empire,advisedholy men in high places on the mysteries of boiling an egg until the yolk was ready for a toast soldier,installed U-bends wherever we settled and taught mission children to sing hymns around weary pianos.
Available in diameters from two inches, they can negotiate short radius elbows, U-bends and plugged headers.
One operation that had been tricky was creating the U-bends because there was a tendency for the width of the bends to be inconsistent, which meant rework.
The engineers at HPS fabricate their products to fit a variety of industrial pipe diameters, from 1 1/2 inches to 6 inches, and to negotiate S-bends and 180-degree U-bends.