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Related to airlock: Fermentation lock, Rotary Airlock
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a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

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Engineers began testing the airlock hatch late Monday.
With a full line of double dump valves, rotary airlock feeder valves, slide gate valves, custom valves, and Vacu-Valves, Aerodyne can meet any material handling need.
Information on the restrictions on inland navigation until the launch of the airlock is provided by representatives of a consortium of investment contractors who will also answer the questions of waterway users.
Whether the LC 13 is used as a basic mandoor or as part of an airlock system, two guys can install it using just one tool," he said.
Thus, the development of the modular system with rapid H202 airlock for entry of components for production and other items.
AIRLANCO also makes airlocks that are available in fabricated and machined models for gravity feeds, pneumatic systems, and volumetric discharge devices.
Five loss-of-weight Bulk-Out [TM] bulk bag dischargers with large surge hoppers and rotary airlock valves
When you repressurize the airlock and get out of your suit, there is a distinct odor of ozone, a faint acrid smell," Jones told SPACE.
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Although the situation is not yet critical - a 100-day air supply is available inside two high-pressure tanks attached to the US-built Quest airlock - experts want the pair to test the effectiveness of the candles.
A revolutionary new airlock allows sample transfer without affecting internal atmosphere and is fully adjustable to your research needs saving you time and money.
Without a decent seal, the chamber, or airlock, holding the spacewalkers could not be repressurized and they would be unable to re-enter the pressurized shuttle.
The Vacu-Valve Armadillo is a closed construction airlock valve that provides positive seal under hoppers, cyclones and dust collectors.
The transportation airlock for Unit 2 has been delivered to the construction site Belarus NPP (Architect General and General Contractor is Group of Companies ASE, the Engineering Division of ROSATOM).
Designed specifically for sanitary applications such as pharmaceutical processing or medical device manufacturing, the Quick-Clean Series of rotary airlock valves aids in regulatory standards and practices compliance, reduces cleaning and sanitizing time, and simplifies inspection.