Exhauster


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Exhauster

 

an obsolete name for a fan, usually a centrifugal fan, that creates a suction and is designed to remove dust, flue gases, and other harmful impurities from the air of production areas. Exhausters are also used in pneumatic conveying systems for the removal of the waste materials generated in certain industrial processes.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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