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dryer

any of certain chemicals added to oils such as linseed oil to accelerate their drying when used as bases in paints, etc.

drier

1. An additive which is mixed with paints and varnishes to speed their drying by absorbing oxygen from the air.
3. A device containing a desiccant, placed in a refrigerant circuit; used to collect and hold within the desiccant all water in the system in excess of the amount which can be tolerated in the circulating refrigerant.
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Note that the process return air hose from the hopper to the dryer should not be insulated.
In 2012, Volume shipment of hand dryer was the largest in Asia Pacific.
The Dyson Airblade hand dryer is the first and only hand dryer to be certified to meet the requirements of the NSF Protocol 335 for a hygienic hand drying system.
The Dyson Airblade hand dryer passes washroom air through a HEPA filter to remove over 99.
The Drymax E series dryers have dry air capacities from 180 to 1,200 [m.
A standard would allow processors to make their own comparison between different dryer manufacturers and dryer designs, capacities, and energy-saving features.
Check the outside dryer vent cap to ensure that it's debris-free.
Seventy-five percent of items taken to the dry cleaners don't have visible stains--just odors and wrinkles," said Pamela Rogers, category director for Whirlpool brand laundry, adding that the steam dryer allows consumers to save on dry cleaning bills.
It was when the couple turned on the oven fan and saw baby Faye miraculously lulled to sleep that stay-at-home dad Preston got the idea for "Infant Calm," a collection of six gentle, expertly recorded "white noise" sounds, including clothes dryer and washer-dryer combo.
In the midst of a fine discussion about saving energy by avoiding the clothes dryer, I found, "If you don't like to deal with the stiffer, sometimes-wrinkled fabric that results from al fresco drying, add a bit of fabric softener into your wash, throw it into the dryer for five minutes, and presto, the softener is activated.
The scientists randomly assigned the kids to get treatment with one of several devices, including a bonnet-style hair dryer, a hand-held hair dryer, a wall-mounted hair dryer, and an experimental high-volume blower that has a special rake that lifts hair into the strong air stream.
Re-tec's first project was in keeping with its aspirations--the development and production of an umbrella dryer.