gas valve


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gas valve

[′gas ‚valv]
(engineering)
An exhaust valve, held shut by rubber springs, used to discharge gas from the extreme top of a balloon.
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Weatherby includes two gas valves with every SA-08, clearly marked "LIGHT LOADS" or "HEAVY LOADS." The loads that function with each are clearly delineated in the owner's manual.
Southern California Gas Company, a company that has been delivering natural gas to its customers for more than 145 years, is commencing a USD3.4m valve replacement and upgrade project at a natural gas valve station in Littlerock, near Palmdale.
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He reportedly discovered that something was wrong with a gas valve and called another worker to enter the well to repair it, Xinhua quoted a statement of the city government as saying on Sunday.
His gadget, fixed to the gas valve, is known as the Gasimita and is the first of its kind in the Kenyan market.
5 SAE O-ring port that customers can use to install a plug or gas valve.
The Sinai gas valve station was damaged in an attack on April 27.
RAS AL KHAIMAH - A minor explosion was reported in the gas valve of an empty water tank at the Masafi factory here on Friday.
The FD-C (GA) packaged burner provides flexible, high turn-down control of both gas and air and uses the latest 'air pressure lead' (APL) monobloc gas valve technology.
A spokesman at the firm, which supplies drill and boring equipment, said: "There was a fault with a gas valve and no-one else was involved.
Sean said: "The gas valve can be cut off when legal entry is prevented to premises to service gas boilers and fires.