diaphragm compressor


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diaphragm compressor

[′dī·ə‚fram kəm′pres·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
Device for compression of small volumes of a gas by means of a reciprocally moving diaphragm, in place of pistons or rotors.
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Windmill aeration basically has some type of diaphragm compressor that functions whenever the wind blows.
The diaphragm compressor can be supplied as a single or multi-stage unit.
Given the small size of the diaphragm compressor, we preferred a scheme that would keep the entire apparatus compact.
The motor is the biggest driver affecting the overall performance, efficiency, expected operational life, and cost of the miniature diaphragm compressor or vacuum pump.
"A PPI diaphragm compressor was selected because it is leak free and is capable of maintaining the high level of purity of the hydrogen through the complete compression cycle," said PPI.
Mehrer Compression GmbH is one of the leading manufacturers of oil-free piston and diaphragm compressors worldwide.
Designed for handheld gas and leak detection warning devices, the new 1010 Series diaphragm compressors and pumps from Thomas have been tested for 4,000 hours of nonstop operation providing the utmost in reliability and safety.
23 -- Designed for handheld gas and leak detection warning devices, the new 1010 Series diaphragm compressors and pumps from Thomas have been tested for 4,000 hours of nonstop operation providing the utmost in reliability and safety.