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intercooler

[¦in·tər¦kül·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A heat exchanger for cooling fluid between stages of a multistage compressor with consequent saving in power.

intercooler

intercooler
A precooler or a heat exchanger that is like a radiator. It is a component of an air-conditioning system fitted between a compressor and the turbine of a cold air unit or that used between the turbocharger and the cylinder of a reciprocating engine.
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It requires no intercoolers and is said to offer easier maintenance than other types of dry vacuum pumps because of its simple screw design.
Applications include precise liquid refrigerant feed to pump recirculator packages, receivers, intercoolers, and also surge drums connected to flooded heat exchangers and process equipment.
R engine and has been upgraded with larger BorgWarner turbochargers, increased capacity intercoolers, competition engine management and a side-exiting exhaust.
The Cobra dry screw vacuum pump requires no intercoolers and is said to offer greater efficiency and easier maintenance than other types of dry vacuum pumps because of its simple screw de-sign.
It features bigger air intakes, intercoolers and brakes, restyled bumpers and LED lights, improved aerodynamics, a Harman-Kardon infotainment system and a reversing camera.
Mechanical and electrical services with necessary modifications preparatory to the establishment of biological sealing cap (BOB) type PP to replace five large removable components of the Phoenix reactor which represent the two intercoolers (EI) of the loop 1 and the primary pump respectively loops 1, 2 and 3 comprising the waste packaging.
The front of the 2015 Porsche Cayenne also features new air fins on each side designed to guide air to the intercoolers.
The vehicle is equipped with a 1,200bhp and 1,106lb-ft of torque engine, with four enlarged turbochargers and intercoolers.
Its range includes light-weight radiators, oil coolers and intercoolers.
The vehicle features a carbon fibre induction kit, bigger pistons, four new intercoolers and a retuned ECU engine computer.
Our InterCool Energy Corporation (ICE) subsidiary is presently building the first commercial InterCoolers, to be installed independently of the PowerCold agreement.
The vehicle is to be equipped with an eight litre sixteen-cylinder engine with larger turbochargers and intercoolers that deliver 1,200bhp and 1,106 lb-ft of torque.