cold plate


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cold plate

[′kōld ‚plāt]
(mechanical engineering)
An aluminum or other plate containing internal tubing through which a liquid coolant is forced, to absorb heat transferred to the plate by transistors and other components mounted on it. Also known as liquid-cooled dissipator.
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Generally, the cold plate structure is a single plate-fin heat exchanger with heating elements mounted on the surface or bottom of the cold plate.
After the servers are modified they are installed in the rack and the cold plate is brought into contact with the server through the operation of twin cams.
The high performance radiator with nearly twice the surface area provides even more room for liquid to get cooler before it returns to the cold plate.
A refrigeration system normally has four major components, namely a compressor, a condenser, an expansion device, and an evaporator (a cold plate placed above the heat source for heat removal).
The Co-Op also have something to go with a cold plate, with Finca La Solana Monastrell at pounds 3.
He received HACCP Certificate & Best Cold Plate Award in Sheraton Doha.
RouteMax is a self-powered, extended-route cold plate refrigeration system offered exclusively through Navistar in cooperation with Johnson Truck Bodies.
Design for continuous operation at full specification from -40[degrees] to 70[degrees]C cold plate temperature.
UltraTemp, an advanced hybrid system that combines the benefits of cold plate and mechanical refrigeration for frozen and refrigerated food trucks, has been introduced by the Kidron division of VT Specialized Vehicles Corp.
The free program will include a group discussion and a cold plate potluck brunch.