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the temperature at which the water vapor in the air becomes saturated and condensation begins

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In addition, Wittmann proposes including in the energy ratings a Dry Air Classification based on the dewpoint of which the dryer is capable.
Offers a series of desiccant dryers capable of drying material to -40 F dewpoint with high efficiency blowers.
Caption: Moisture Manager uses valves in the dryer and a dewpoint measurement out of the drying hopper to determine if moisture is being pulled from the resin or if the material is already dried to the appropriate moisture level.
1), by locating the lifting condensation level (LCL, where the temperature and the dewpoint are equal) of a parcel of air on a thermodynamic chart and then following the moist adiabat from the LCL back down to the surface.
It may be necessary to incorporate some kind of sensor and interlock that shuts down the system when the window is open and the dewpoint exceeds the chilled water temperature.
To achieve high relative humidity, either the air temperature has to chill to near its dewpoint, or the dewpoint has to rise to close to the air temperature.
The touchscreen interface provides a permanent display of digital dewpoint, pressure, cycle stepping time together with heater and electrical displays.
The technology that has made Michell's name worldwide is the chilled mirror sensor, which essentially measures dewpoint rather than moisture content.
e(4) by the COGCC, Dewpoint West will now be offering services to ensure complete compliance for these new regulations on Baseline Groundwater Sampling.
For protective coating inspection there are three key electronic gauges that now have Bluetooth communications capability, the Elcometer 224 Surface Profile Gauge, the Elcometer 319 Dewpoint Meter for climatic monitoring and the Elcometer 456 Coating Thickness Gauge.
PCT3 drying technology is said to deliver extremely stable dewpoint and drying temperatures throughout the entire drying cycle for the lowest possible energy consumption by incorporating an advanced heat recovery system, adaptive energy optimiser and a water saver valve.
29 September 2011 - Finnish measuring equipment maker Vaisala Oyj (HEL:VAIAS) announced it would expand its dewpoint and pressure transmitter (DPT) offering for compressed air monitoring via the launch of the DPT 146 product.
Those water bodies drive dewpoint temperatures--a very good measure of the total amount of moisture in the air--into the mid-70s.
transmitter has a dewpoint measurement range of -148[degrees]F to 68[degrees]F, accuracy of [+ or -] 3.
Dewpoint, modeled after her own small Calgary town, and her own teenage sons served as sources of inspiration for the novel.