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carbon arc

[¦kär·bən ¦ärk]
(electricity)
An electric arc between two electrodes, at least one of which is made of carbon; used in welding and high-intensity lamps, such as in searchlights and photography lamps.
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in Tsukuba, Japan, also grew single-layer buckytubes in a carbon arc reactor, but iron served as the catalyst.
FIGURE 23 GLOBAL SALES AND FORECAST FOR EQUIPMENT AND CONSUMABLES FOR CARBON ARC WELDING, 2006-2013 ($ MILLIONS)
The committee was particularly impressed by the safety features of OSRAM SYLVANIA's lamps, which made studio lighting considerably less dangerous than the old carbon arc lights," he added.
When, for example, the ash of an important specimen is subjected to an intense source of energy, traditionally a flame or carbon arc, the metals give off characteristic wave lengths of radiation.
The nanoparticles are created with a carbon arc generator in the same process used to produce fullerenes and nanotubes, another type of carbon structure whose properties are being studied at SRI and other research organizations.
New thyristors now allow the use of larger rectifiers and he described the "skin effect" of the single cathode as contributing to a stirring action as opposed to the splashing effect caused by the three carbon arcs of the AC units.
The company's technologies include: AquaFuel, an alternative fuel derived from electric carbon arcs in water that produces no harmful emissions; Pyrolytic Carbon Extraction Process(TM), an emission- free waste-to-energy process; BORS Lift (Balanced Oil Recovery System) which increases marginal oil field production; EMR (Electromagnetic Recycling), a process that converts scrap tire into marketable products without emissions.
It is readily produced from a patented process involving the electric discharge of carbon arcs in water.
The company's technologies include: AquaFuel, an alternative fuel derived from electric carbon arcs in water, that produces no harmful emissions; Balanced Oil Recovery Lift device which increases marginal oil field production; Multi-Purpose Generators which provide electric power co- generation that automatically parallels with the local utility power grid; The Tunnel Bat, a mechanized, efficient and profitable process of culvert cleaning; and Electromagnetic Tire Recycling that converts scrap tires into marketable products without emissions.
The company's current technologies include: AquaFuel, an alternative fuel derived from electric carbon arcs in water, that produces no harmful emissions; Balanced Oil Recovery Lift device which increases marginal oil field production; Multi-Purpose Generators which provide electric power co-generation that automatically parallels with the local utility power grid; The Tunnel Bat, a mechanized, efficient and profitable process of culvert cleaning; and Electromagnetic Tire Recycling that converts scrap tires into marketable products without emissions.
The company's technologies include AquaFuel, an alternative fuel derived from electric carbon arcs in water, that produces no harmful emissions; Balanced Oil Recovery Lift device which increase marginal oil field production; Multi-Purpose Generators which provide electric power co-generation that automatically parallels with the local utility power grid; Electromagnetic Tire Recycling that converts scrap tires into marketable products without emissions.
The company's current technologies include the BORS(TM) Lift, (Balanced Oil Recovery System Lift) an oil recovery method which increases yields and decreases costs associated with low-volume "stripper" oil wells; the BP Valve(TM) (Balanced Pistons Valve) a new energy-efficient valve technology; AquaFuel(TM), a non-fossil, combustible gas which is produced by an electric discharge of carbon arcs within distilled, fresh, salt or other types of water, and; SSTP(TM) (Smoke-less, Scrap Tire Processing) a process which reduces waste tires to the basic elements of oil, carbon black and metal flakes without producing any harmful emissions.