wetted surface

wetted surface

[′wed·əd ′sər·fəs]
(naval architecture)
The surface of a ship's hull in contact with the water under specified conditions.
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Developed experiment procedure ensured analysis of the impact of fluid flow and air flow reduced to standard conditions on wetted surface, defined as the ratio of wetted to the overall plate surface.
Congress enacted the act in 2011 to amend Section 1417 of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and required that the wetted surface of lead pipes, fixtures and plumbing fittings and fixtures sold for or installed in potable water applications not contain more than 0.
For example, the wetted surface area determines the quantity of surfactant required to ensure complete particle coverage and accordingly, optimal particle dispersion.
zeta]] increases together increasing the wetted surface of the boat S by an increment [DELTA]S.
Deviations of wetted surface temperature from thermodynamic wet-bulb temperature are partially addressed in ASHRAE Standard 41.
A stainless steel weatherproof housing, 12-20Ra wetted surface and tri-clamp connection make the model types 2032, 2132 and 2232 the ideal choices for any critical sanitary pressure measurement application.
With its self-draining and cleanable design, the Micro Motion T-Series with smooth 15 Ra wetted surface finish is ideal for accurate measurement in pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and other hygienic applications.
The Model CMM flow meter offers an array of wetted surface materials for service in harsh fluids--from water to corrosives to hazardous safety-sensitive fluids.
have demonstrated that DNA molecules separate according to their lengths as they move along a spike's wetted surface.
The Rosemount 4500 Sanitary Pressure Transmitter features both 3-A and EHEDG approvals and provides a smooth, crevice free housing design with high quality electro-polished wetted surface finishes.
The calculation of the weighted average lead content of a pipe, pipe fitting, plumbing fitting, or fixture shall be calculated by using the following formula: For each wetted component, the percentage of lead in the component shall be multiplied by the ratio of the wetted surface area of that component to the total wetted surface area of the entire product to arrive at the weighted percentage of lead of the component.