air discharge

air discharge

[′er ′dis‚chärj]
(geophysics)
A form of lightning discharge, intermediate in character between a cloud discharge and a cloud-to-ground discharge, in which the multibranching lightning channel descending from a cloud base does not reach the ground, but succeeds only in neutralizing the space charge distributed in the subcloud layer.
A type of diffuse electrical discharge occasionally reported as occurring in the region above an active thunderstorm.
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Tenders are invited for Portable Blower For Continuous Operation Petrol Operated, Air Discharge 770 Cubic Metre/Hr, 27.
The redesigned Duratherm Max water system line incorporates a top air discharge to direct waste heat away from personnel, increased mechanical compartment ventilation, greater access to components for maintenance and improved overall performance, according to the company.
In these figures, vertical axis is values of air discharge relative to flow discharge passing deflector.
For the new blower fan, the wing blades of the fan are re-shaped to best suite the wind flow, which allowed the new fan to become 15 percent smaller and consume 20 percent less power, yet maintaining high air discharge capacity.
But LRAPA director Merlyn Hough said his agency only regulates businesses or operations that are required to seek an emissions permit from the agency or are covered by state or federal air discharge regulations.
The filters engineered with Arioso are designed to remove even the finest particles to provide cleaner air discharge in the workplace and the environment.
The new design offers ESD (electrostatic discharge) protection up to 8kV direct discharge and 15kV air discharge.
By this standard, we checked the whole product and exposed product by ESD in the mode of air discharge, contact discharge, HCP air discharge and VCP air discharge.
The dewatering run was completed in less than 19 days and deemed successful when the pigs arrived conveying a clear change from water to air discharge.
The thermostat can be programmed to adjust the blower speed to increase the air discharge temperature in the heat pump and electric heating modes, maximizing unit efficiency.
Scott's friend put the gun to the youngster's eye so he could feel the air discharge but there was one pellet left in the gun.