monostat

monostat

[′män·ə‚stat]
(engineering)
Fluid-filled, upside-down manometer-type device used to control pressures within an enclosure, as for laboratory analytical distillation systems.
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Some Cofpa trademarks that are well known in the nonwovens industry are "Velostat," Monostat," "Isofil," "Isonil" and "Isoflon.
Pleasure water craft and fishing vessels (8903), mountings and fittings of base metal (8302), and watertube or vapor generating boilers (8402) have large levels of IIT as expected, and ploughs, discs, and other farm equipment (8432), thermostats, monostats, and other controlling instruments (9032), and drilling, boring, and milling machines have low levels of cross-trade.
Code Sector Description 8302 Mountings and fittings of base metal 8402 Watertube or vapor generating boilers 8423 Weighing machines 8432 Ploughs, disc, and other farm equipment 8441 Print type-setting machinery 8459 Drilling, boring, and milling machines 8467 Hand tools 8903 Fishing vessels and pleasure water craft 9029 Instruments for measuring revolution production 9032 Thermostats, monostats, and other controlling instruments Source: Markusen, Hall, and Glasmeier (1986).