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fluke

noun accident, blunder, bungle, chance good fortune, chance happening, chance misfortune, chance occurrence, error, fortuity, lucky situation, miscalculation, misinterpretation, misjudgment, misreading, misunderstanding, once in a lifetime occurrence, random achievement, random luck, random mistake, random success, stroke of bad luck, stroke of misfortune
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Bolstering that conclusion, one flue is considerably more failed than the other.
According to the plan activation is performed by injecting technical water via vapour sprayers (11) into the flue located after the steam superheater (10).
The moisture content of the flue gas is determined by the fuel type, the combustion completeness and the excess air coefficient.
LOCTITE PC 7255 offered the potential to significantly extend the service life of the flue gas duct, virtually eliminating the need to consider the costly replacement of the 25 metre long duct.
David Chance, relationship manager at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking and Ray Andrews, <Bmanaging director of Midtherm Flue Systems
To remove the flue dust, LT Environmental plans to set up misters within the building, wetting the dust to keep it from going airborne, Wilber said.
Anyone carrying out work on or near a flue should get the advice of a Gas Safe Registered engineer before starting work.
Note: CO2 capture efficiency indicates the ratio (percentage) of CO2 recovered from the flue gas by the process against total amount of CO2 contained in the flue gas.
We have a collection of strains gathered from various industrial locations in Canada and we've selected the ones that grow well on simulated flue gases," says Aleks Patrzykat, executive director of Algal Carbon Conversion with the NRC.
Emerson has announced the release of the latest solution for combustion flue gas analysis, the Rosemount Analytical Model 6888 in situ oxygen analyser.
So dad had bought the fire basket and a stock of logs and set to reopening the old flue.
The potential methods for improving energy efficiency considering actual industrial process (Production plant data, 2006) include relevant data, energy consumption and conservation possibilities as well as flue gases waste heat reusing.