air belt

air belt

[′er ‚belt]
(mechanical engineering)
The chamber which equalizes the pressure that is blasted into the cupola at the tuyeres.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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