airblast

airblast

[′er‚blast]
(mining engineering)
A disturbance in underground workings accompanied by a strong rush of air.
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Wheelabrator: a world leader in surface preparation technology, offering a complete range of airblast, wheelblast and mass finishing solutions.
An airblast sprayer was also replaced with a Lipco recycling sprayer to reduce drift, focus deposition and economize on sprays.
On April 8, 2014, two pesticide applicators were driving tractor-pulled airblast sprayers to apply a mixture of pesticides to prevent psylla infestations in a pear orchard.
Calculators include: ground vibration prediction, airblast prediction, powder factor, explosives per borehole, rock per borehole, scaled distance and borehole angle drift.
Another method is to expose the relatively slow moving liquid to a high velocity airstream as used in twin-fluid, air assist, or airblast atomizer.
Ammonia LPR systems have now been successfully applied to continuous airblast freezing systems and to low-temperature cold stores with economized screw compressors where it had not previously been possible to take full advantage of the economizing.
Regulating airflow of orchard airblast sprayer based on tree foliage density, Transactions of the ASABE, 52 (5): 1423-1428.
These sessions will be handled by executives from Abicor Binzel, HCG Profiling Equipment, Airblast, Idronic PTY, Celada ME, MEC Shotblast, 3M, Tekla ME, ABB Robotics, Merkle Welding, Kone Cranes, Sarda Magnets, Worklogix Middle East, Camfil Farr APC, Lorch ME and NKO Bevelling Machines.
Radcliffe; An Airblast Atomizer for Use with Viscous Fuels, Journal of the Institute of Fuel 27(165), 510 (1954).
The dark streaks represent the material exposed by the avalanches, as induced by the airblast from the impact," Burleigh said.
While it's true that prop and airblast blows the water off, that process can use a little help and that's where windshield cleaners and polishes come in.