desiccant bags

desiccant bags

Cloth bags containing any absorbent material, usually a silica ground desiccant or silica gel, placed alongside an engine or component that is being put away for long-term storage. The bag absorbs moisture and thus helps prevent corrosion and fungus deposits on the components.
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Firmly attach red cloth streamers to any desiccant bags installed in the intake and exhaust passages to ensure material is removed when the engine is made ready to fly again.
The system, which consists of a polyethylene drum with a tamper-evident seal, a polyethylene liner with integrated desiccant bags and a breathable interior Tyvek liner, is designed to help improve operational efficiency by reducing the time and effort needed to break up heavily caked raw materials.
When you do PM on the hull ammo compartment, make sure you place a couple desiccant bags inside to absorb moisture.
designs, manufactures and develops desiccators, desiccant bags, humidity indicators and pressure relief valves.
Sud-Chemie Performance Packaging has introduced red-netted desiccant bags, which allow for quick and easy removal of desiccants from bulk packaging for pharamaceutical manufacturers and users of granular and powdered materials.
This line of Sphinx patented desiccant bags reduces dew points and controls condensation inside shipping containers to prevent rust, corrosion, and damage to all types of parts, peeling of labels and caking of powders.
Container Dri II desiccant bags reduce dewpoints and control condensation inside shipping containers by allowing water vapor to enter the interior, where it is transformed into a thick gel.
Included are indicating, non-indicating, and commercial desiccants, as well as drying columns, and desiccant bags. W.A.
The company's desiccant supplier (United Desiccants-Gates) developed calcium oxide desiccant bags in accordance with the DOD's lengthy specifications.
* Place the item, including the required number of desiccant bags, wrapped and cushioned into a closefitting, heat-sealed bag that meets specifications in MIL-DTL-117, Bags, Heat-Sealable.
When it's time to pull PMCS on the hull ammo compartment, check the desiccant bags. If they're moist to the touch or if the compartment walls are wet again, it's time for new desiccant.