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blast chamber

[′blast ‚chām·bər]
(aerospace engineering)
A combustion chamber, especially in a gas-turbine, jet, or rocket engine.
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Tenders are invited for Spare Parts Required For Shot Blasting Machine Rlm Type Blast Chamber, Model No.
Here, the munition is surrounded with explosives -- and sometimes water bags -- and put in an armour-plated blast chamber, or "bang box".
of Knoxville, TN to operate a patented Explosive Depth Hardening Blast chamber at its headquarters in Shanhaiguan District, Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province.
Units are constructed with a stainless steel inner blast chamber fully insulated with rigid polyurethane foam.
Up to four suction-blast guns or two pressure-blast nozzles are mounted on telescoping multi-adjustable brackets in the blast chamber of the RSSA-6.
Offering a 3/8" thick, manganese steel blast chamber and multiple vestibule seals for abrasive containment, the machine is equipped with four direct drive blast wheels, each utilizing twelve blades to guarantee full exposure of the product to the blast streams.
Interior dimensions of the blast chamber of the cabinet are 42"H x 54"W x 46"D (1067mm x 1370mm x 1168mm), and a front sliding door of 42" x 30" is opened and closed by a pneumatic cylinder.
The Donovan Blast Chamber from Denver-based CH2M HILL offers a cost-effective method of destroying unexploded ordnance, obsolete munitions, energetics, and certain hazardous wastes.
Inside the blast chamber, the component rotates at controlled and adjustable speed as it is presented to a preset array of up to eight blast guns.
The cart reciprocates automatically between the load/unload station and the blast chamber.
Ronco also markets an environmentally safe, portable blast chamber for on-site destruction of agents.
More than 60 rounds of military ammunition found at Rocketdyne's Santa Susana Field Lab were detonated Thursday in the first commercial test of a blast chamber designed to control air emissions and rumbling.