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plate-type exchanger[′plāt ‚tīp iks‚chān·jər]
Heat-exchange device similar to a plate-and-frame filter press; fluids flow between the frame-held plates, transferring heat between them.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The plate-type exchangers
' smaller size gives the chillers an added bonus of being more efficient as the same amount of refrigerant passes through a smaller area, resulting in flows of 20 ft/sec versus the 7 ft/sec of earlier chillers.