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ARRESTER, law of Scotland. One who sues out and obtains an arrestment of his debtor's goods or movable obligations. Ersk. Pr. L. Soot. 3, 6, 1.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The "Global Flame Arrestors Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to's offering.
[USPRwire, Thu Jul 11 2019] Flame Arrestors Market: Introduction Flame Arrestors is a device which permits the gas to pass through it but stops a flame in order to prevent large fire or explosion.
[ClickPress, Tue Sep 04 2018] The global flame arrestors market is estimated to reach USD 713.8 million in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 924.7 million by 2023, at a CAGR of 5.31% during the forecast period.
The Chalwyn diesel engine spark arrestor prevents the risk of fire from the ignition of flammable material caused by spark emission from the exhaust and can replace existing silencers.
Flame arrestors are commonly constructed of fine metallic conductors installed within tubular members that serve to absorb heat from the flame front, lowering the temperature below the ignition point, and then dissipating it harmlessly through the housing to the atmosphere.
WITT flashback arrestors for use with ethylene, provide reliable protection of single cylinders, outlet points (hoses and any equipment) or pipelines against dangerous gas back feeding and flashbacks meeting BAM and TUV certification.
In addition, the spacing of crack arrestors for this pipeline was determined by the consultant responsible for the conversion.
Engineers are testing various compounds for lightning arrestors, terminations, splices, bushings and other high-voltage components.
MUREX WELDING PRODUCTS is reminding users that Pressure Regulators and Flashback Arrestors contain elastomeric components which deteriorate and cause the units to fail in service.
Flame arrestors are required devices in potentially volatile process and analytical gas applications to ensure safety.
PETRONET saved several million dollars by using Clock Spring[R] Crack Arrestors to avoid pipe replacement in converting a liquids pipeline to natural gas service in South Africa.
In addition to the BCA series antennas, the agreement also covers HELIAX(R) coaxial cable, [RingFlare.sup.TM] connectors, [SureGround.sup.TM] RE grounding kits and Andrew Arrestor Plus(R) surge arrestors, which protect installed radio equipment from lightning damage.