pressure tank


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pressure tank

[′presh·ər ‚taŋk]
(chemical engineering)
A pressurized tank into which timber is inserted for impregnation with preservative.
(civil engineering)
An airtight water tank in which air is compressed to exert pressure on the water and which is used in connection with a water distribution system.

pressure tank

A closed cylindrical steel container designed to store water under pressure.
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* Maintenance guidance for owners of DOT-105 pressure tank cars transporting poison inhalation hazard/toxic inhalation hazard materials to establish structural integrity inspection frequency, define critical flaw size, repair and acceptance criteria for fracture-sensitive locations and nondestructive testing methods to detect and identify cracks.
Close the valve from the pressure tank to the house.
From the pressure tank, the water passes through a 25-micron filter, then into another canister with a 5-micron filter.
The 11 & 45 litre pressure tanks are competitively priced and are supplied with disposable tank liners as standard making cleaning and colour change much easier.
The custom in midtown buildings is a system comprised of a five to seven thousand gallon pressure tank and a 10,000-gallon or larger gravity tank.
The intake is typically connected to a jet pump which is connected to a small pressure tank. These combined pump/pressure tanks are readily available from most hardware and plumbing supply outlets.
Michael Kellett, 40, died after a pressure tank exploded in the factory which operates near the border.
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The second pipe moves water from the cistern to the pressure tank at the house.
These toilets have a pressure tank inside that works like a big water balloon.
* a high pressure tank to store the pressurized hydrogen.
The Herbert Rose team also had to rip up the bulkhead roof to remove, and then install a new 7500-gallon sprinkler pressure tank supplied by Rosenwach Tank Co., Inc.