feed tank

feed tank

[′fēd ‚taŋk]
(engineering)
A chamber that contains feedstock.
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The tanker trucks market represents consolidated market of bulk feed tank trucks, coded tank truck, water tank truck, sewer jetters and others.
FULTON says its solution features a horizontal, gasfired RBC1500 steam boiler with fully-modulating burner and automatic boiler controls, skid-mounted with blowdown vessel, condensate return and feed tank and water treatment including water softener, chemical dosage sets and sample cooler.
In this case, a maximum endurance profile would have cleared the Caution as fuel gravity-transferred into the feed tank, and I would have been able to land aboard the carrier and conduct a thorough debrief with Maintenance Control in person.
The students used the TD-500D, by Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments, to test the concentration of oil in water for the feed, permeate, and retentate of a ceramic membrane connected to a feed tank. They were able to reduce oil in water concentration from 32 ppm on the feed to 5.5 ppm, 12.1 ppm, and 3.6 ppm on the filtrate side from three experiments.
In case of lack at the feed side, the actuated valves will feed the down comers back to the feed tank to keep the level constant.
A late-summer Illinois Department of Transportation Bloomington Maintenance Garage workshop saw MicroSphere FT 300 production in a shipping container-housed prototype (opposite page) with polymer compound feed tank, conversion equipment and finished admixture storage vessel.
An equation is also necessary to predict the concentration of zinc in feed tank. This equation is obtained for the zinc tank using a mass balance.
The sweeping forward motion across the membrane surface keeps the membrane pores from fouling where the unfiltered product (or retentate) is returned to the feed tank to make another round across the filter.
(i) The ED cell and the feed tank are approximated to be a perfectly mixed flow reactor.
So unless it's hanging STRAIGHT DOWN in the feed tank, it won't seal properly and the pump cannot prime itself.