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Definition of the noun air compressor
What does air compressor mean as a name of something?
- a compressor that takes in air at atmospheric pressure and delivers it at a higher pressure
Alternative definition of the noun air compressor
- A machine for generating compressed air, typically for use by air-powered tools or paint sprayers.
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by John S. Scott
air compressor See compressor. air content of fresh concrete The air content of fresh concrete is measured, under BS 1881, by applying air pressure to an enclosed sample of known volume and measuring the reduction in volume. air embolism Caisson disease. air-entrained concrete A concrete used for making roads. It has about 5% air and is therefore less dense than ordinary good concrete, but it has excellent frost resistance.
by David Crolla
Supercharger The supercharger is an air compressor, which may be either a positive displacement or a rotordynamic type (pressure wave superchargers are discussed in Section 4.5). Common types of positive displacement compressor are the Roots blower, Lysholm screw compressor, and sliding vane compressor ( Figure 3). Positive displacement compressors deliver a fixed volume of air per revolution, and if the supercharger is driven directly from the engine shaft, it is ideally ...
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- Air Compressor
Air Compressor in the Big Pit: The Welsh Coal Museum
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- Air compressor trailer
An air compressor trailer being filled, which belongs to a local landscaper. Permission was received to take and publish photos.
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- Ingersoll-Rand air compressor
Model: DD2T2 14.5 Amp 2-Horsepower 4-1/2-Gallon Oiled Twin Hot Dog Compressor.
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- Air Compressor painting thingee
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- Gigantic air compressor
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- Air Compressor Controls
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- Air Compressor Powered by Car Engine
Some enterprising Kenyans in use an old car engine to power a small air compressor.
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- Burned Air Compressor
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- Warning: Air compressor in use
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- Air Compressor at Fantasea Dive Club
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