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Synonyms for flue

Synonyms for flue

flat bladelike projection on the arm of an anchor

organ pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lip

a conduit to carry off smoke

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Had they been tempted to fit a gas log fire or stove without using a Gas Safe or HEVAS accredited firm, they could have leaked deadly carbon monoxide across the flues.
The chimney or flue is blocked - watch out for smoke in the room.
Dr William Burns of the H& SE said he would be having discussions with the Northern Ireland Chimney Sweeps Association about the build-up of residue in flues which sweeping did not remove.
I hope all this information can help readers understand why it is important not to share flues both for the health of their chimneys, but also for their own health.
The integrity of warm air flues, which vent through roof ridge terminals, was discovered to have been disrupted in 11 of the properties, potentially causing a build-up of lethal carbon monoxide in the loft space.
The researchers are now working with engineers to scale up the technology and study its effectiveness in flues.
The trade categorises chimneys and flues into class 1 and class 2.
Inside the stove, the combustor is positioned so that smoke must pass through the honeycomb to escape into the flue.
BARBERTON, Ohio -- The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) has received a contract in excess of $120 million from an American Electric Power (AEP) subsidiary, Ohio Power Company, for engineering, materials and start-up commissioning of two wet flue gas desulfurization (FGD) units at Ohio Power's Mitchell Plant near Moundsville, W.
Partial renewal of the flue gas ducts, including associated system components.
I RECEIVED a reminder the other day from British Gas about a new regulation regarding access to hidden gas boiler flues.
The jury, which passed a verdict of death by misadventure, recommended the coroner write to Bord Gais to highlight to people the dangers of flues lying close to walls.
Check all venting systems to the outside, including flues and chimneys for cracks, corrosion, holes, debris, blockages.
Contract notice: Maintenance of heritage riviera habitat: benefits sweeping flues and flue gases, duct cleaning natural ventilation (fresh air and exhaust air) and occasional work rehabilitation and development security and all open conduits unused left waiting
Flues for cold-fired chimneys were lined with mortar which will have broken down over the years.