cylinder


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Synonyms for cylinder

a solid bounded by a cylindrical surface and two parallel planes (the bases)

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a surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line

a cylindrical container for oxygen or compressed air

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New Delhi: Oil firms cut the prices of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for both subsidised and non-subsidised cylinders.
Thicker walls and wider bearings result in an average 25 percent improvement to the cylinder column strength, helping to provide longer cylinder life.
MoCI has said the tested cylinders were of 48lt and 108lt capacity.
He has directed the DIG Traffic Punjab to launch a crackdown on those using substandard cylinders in the commercial vehicles.
Unfortunately, many airframe manufacturers have, at least in the past, published cylinder head temperature (CHT) limits that many observers believe are too high to ensure longevity.
These smaller engines operate at higher cylinder mean effective pressures across the load range than the engines they supersede.
If you're replacing an existing cylinder and have added to your household's hot-water needs, perhaps by expanding your family or adding outlets, you may need a cylinder with a larger capacity.
Qatar Fuel Company (Woqod) has announced in a statement that its offer to switch from the metal cylinders to Shafaf cylinders is extended till December 31.
Only system and regular boilers work with cylinders, so if you currently have a combi boiler and want a cylinder, the boiler will have to be changed.
A new cylinder could help serve your household's hot water needs If you have solar panels, go for a twin coil cylinder A cylinder can supply hot water to multiple outlets without an adverse effect on the temperature IF YOU are scraping wallpaper with a steam stripper, it can be hard to remove all the little bits of paper from the wall, not least because they stick to the scraper.
The new cylinder will usually be taller than the old one and may have larger diameter to meet current insulation requirements, but it won't need a separate insulation jacket.
According to the DGSM, the handed over cylinders are divided into many categories at the inspection station; the first one covers all cylinders that are valid for refilling which should have clear data label specifying the empty cylinder weight, and the date of last time it was inspected.
3kg cylinder - down from the earlier retail price of Dh46; and Dh86 per 22.
In the November 2015 issue of Aviation Consumer, we reported on Continental Motors' acquisition of competitor and aftermarket supplier ECi, a buy which eliminated the aftermarket Titan cylinder line.