afterburner


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a device injects fuel into a hot exhaust for extra thrust

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With up to 28 core Xeon processors, 56 teraflops of graphics performance and the groundbreaking Afterburner card, the new Mac Pro delivers performance that will transform pro workflows.
Some 10 years on, The Afterburner is coming to All Together Now, but with constant refining and evolution, it's a far cry from that first incarnation.
KMG describes the Afterburner on its website as follows: "The Afterburner has a long swing arm that shifts to 120deg with a maximum height of 20 meters.
The HSE has now served a formal prohibition notice on the Beach Party ride and four other Afterburner rides in the UK, which are located at Pleasure Wood Hills, Norfolk, Ryan Crow Amusements in the north east of England, and Brean Theme Park in Somerset.
However, performance studies done by FRDC engineer Bob Abernethy showed that for a J58 application requiring continuous high Mach number afterburner operation, ducting compressor bleed air directly into the afterburner not only eliminated the stall margin limits, but it also provided better engine performance.
The T-50, which will be the core of Russia's future fighter fleet, is a fifth-generation multi-role fighter aircraft featuring stealth and nano-technology, super-maneuverability, super cruise capability (supersonic flight without use of afterburner), and an advanced avionics suite including an X-band active phased-array radar, according to Sukhoi.
This party destination hosts the Slam Tent, bringing the big club atmosphere to Kinross, Lords of Lightning, dazzling crowds with their fully charged performance featuring four million volts of raw electricity, and Arcadia's Afterburner, where top acts Rudimental, Eats Everything and Claude VonStroke will take to the decks.
The takeoff was briefed to be a 10-second afterburner go.
1 Nemesis Afterburner Neck Knife: For deep concealment and at-hand backup, the Nemesis Afterburner is compact and lightweight, but delivers high performance.
The inclusion of an integrated high-temperature afterburner helps reduce emissions and makes the loss on ignition technique more environmentally friendly.
It also manages temperature control in both the main chamber and the afterburner. During the test process the door is locked while the sample ignites and burns and then releases with an alarm when testing is complete.
This company built a process oven for a client in search of an oven with an afterburner to eliminate smoke and odor from an existing process.
Sip savors like Diablo, Czar's Fire, Afterburner and unwind amidst the stylish and sophisticated ambience of the bar.
During his first sortie into a combat zone, while over the Indian Ocean and 200 miles from the nearest divert, Capt Boswell had an afterburner system failure.