meter run

meter run

[′mēd·ər ‚rən]
(engineering)
The length of straight, unobstructed fluid-flow conduit preceding an orifice or venturi meter.
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Bulanova also participated in women's 60 meter run, where she won a bronze medal.
(Emphasis has been added to highlight the need to ensure that the orifice meter run has been manufactured to the specifications of the standard.)
The 27-year old Jamaican said he doesn't want to take the spots of his teammates at the 100 meter and 200 meter run, but he nevertheless plans to compete at the 4x100 meter run - where the Jamaican men's team still holds the world record.
"See my electric meter run backwards" the proud homeowner proclaims.
"Pay and check" instrumentation on each meter run, providing dual pressure and dual temperature transmitters, which ensures an availability of the station at more than 98%.
* Make meter installations with a site assessment of the possibility for liquids/ dirt contamination in mind and consider addition of inlet separators, filters and drains on the meter run to either prevent contamination from occurring or to provide a mechanism to drain liquids from the meter run.
A flow conditioner is often used inside the meter run upstream from the orifice to help create a laminar flow within a shorter length of meter tube.
* On-line, detailed check of active flow measurement calculations for a selected meter run
Things such as meter run length, upstream piping disturbances, allowable beta ratio, and meter tube roughness have been studied.
A calibrated master meter run of sufficient size and pressure rating is connected to a three-valve manifold located upstream or downstream of the meter to be tested.
Grabbing seconds were: Stuart Adkinson-60 meter dash in 7.24 seconds; Taylor Dreyer-1600 meter run in 4:50.53; Jack Gregory-3200 meters in 10:53.45; 4x400 meter relay (Ethan Fromm, Jason Morrison, Steven Kosco and Timothy Surburg) in 3:43.46; 4x800 meter relay (Matthew Crabtree, Jarrett Baker, John Bruce and Steven Kosco) in 8:49.64.