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blower

1. a low-pressure rotary compressor, esp in a furnace or internal-combustion engine
2. an informal name for a whale

blower

[′blō·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A fan which operates where the resistance to gas flow is predominantly downstream of the fan.

blower

A fan, often heavy-duty, used in HVAC system applications.

blower

A mechanical device such as a fan used to move a large volume of air at low pressure. Also refers to an engine-driven supercharger.
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Correct Sizing: In almost all cases, there are numerous blowers that can perform your application parameters.
The blower's high-speed motor also comes equipped with enhanced airfoil bearings to eliminate vibration, providing up to 15 years of normal operating conditions before a bearing overhaul may be required.
The children's toy which is designed to look exactly like a Bosch leaf blower is on sale for [pounds sterling]26.99 and is described as a 'must have' for young, keen gardeners.
An image of Mr Blower, above, has also been released.
Any temporary measure that guarantees the pecuniary or non-pecuniary claims can be taken into consideration, including reinstatement of the whistle- blower. Finally, the proposal to introduce a temporary measure may also be filed after the completion of the court proceedings, until the ruling is enforced.
When that time came, we were absolutely amazed at how well the little, old-fashioned blower worked.
If it doesn't look like you'll have enough room to remove the blower, try removing the front panel (Photo 1).
"We don't know if he just Creature features OUR FRIENDS AT AT DUDLEY ZOO BRING THE LATEST NEWS doesn't like the blower or if he thinks it sounds like another howler monkey, as they use their unique noise to let other groups know their location, but whatever the reason he makes a fair old noise.
Products on display included the ZB range of centrifugal air blowers, the ZM range of multistage centrifugal blowers and the ZS range of oil-free screw blowers, which is celebrating its fifth year of production.
The final result is a simple tool that extends the useful season of a leaf blower from autumn into winter.
The Poovak/Canister Leaf Blower Attachment enables its users to quickly and efficiently pick up pet waste without having to come into contact with it in any way.
BENTLEY MOTORS is competing in this year's Mille Miglia with two of the company's famous 4.5-litre supercharged "Blowers" taking on the 1,700km route.