cooling fin

cooling fin

[′kül·iŋ ‚fin]
(mechanical engineering)
The extended element of a heat-transfer device that effectively increases the surface area.
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Over time, the heat generated by the LEDs passed to the substrate of the LED, TEC element, cooling fin, and ambient air through the fan and a balance in temperature was obtained.
The cold side of the TE modules was adhered to a cooling fin assembly by a high-conductivity thermal paste.
The cooling system has a uniquely designed aluminium cooling fin, called a dimpled wave fin.
The cooling fin extrusion comes in variable height increments, and the fins do not need to be modified for mounting.
The Cooling Fin technology expands the vehicle application potential of runflat tires.
The circular air cooling fin assembly (Fig 5), consisting of fins (29) and spacing rings (30) is attached by swaging the thickened portion of the fins (29a) to the barrel, ...
Bridgestone has developed new Cooling Fin technology that expands the vehicle application potential of runflat tires.
Available in AISI stainless steel with stainless steel actuator the RC 200 valves with cooling fin bonnets are designed for handling liquids and gases at operating temperatures up to 560[degrees]C with PTFE packing and higher temperatures with Grafoil packing.
For example, according to Gianluigi Mengoli, director of R&D, there is a rotational casting process used in order to get an additional cooling fin for the head.