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a device intended to turn aside the flow of something (water or air or smoke etc)

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Because of these issues, many manufacturers have simply opted not to use deflectors. This solution isn't optimal either.
The coaxial nozzle 1 and deflector 2 are submerged in the working fluid (Fig.
in condition that deflector is installed on vertical face of first step below pseudobottom, it is seen that in a constant flow discharge with replacement of deflector in different points, although overlap is seen between results but energy loss increases than condition of not installing deflector, but have less efficacy on energy loss than deflectors type1 and type 2 -without comparision between different types of deflectors because of their different shapes.
Researchers at Rutgers University have invented and tested a patent-pending wind turbine blade deflector that transforms a strong drag force into a strong lifting force.
But for a four-seater convertible the cockpit is reasonably wind free even without the deflectors in place.
Who knows if my flame deflectors are an original idea that no one in the history of woodfiring has ever tried, but I do feel as if I am starting to think outside of the traditional way of working in a wood kiln which, I believe, will move me towards finding my own voice within the process.
The system achieves a three-way sort using a combination of air ejectors to remove foreign material and a deflector system to separate potatoes for rework from good potatoes.
The example they chose was designed and supplied by Blast Deflectors Inc, from Reno, Nevada, that specializes in jet blast and run-up noise protection.
The idea of improving channel flow was to be performed using sheet metal deflectors which would be mounted inside the S-channel, as its shape could not be widened or remodeled.
Exhaust deflectors aren't in the supply system, so you'll have to make one.
Fines also apply for not having a GB sticker, warning triangle or headlamp deflectors.
Fines also apply for not having a GB sticker, warning triangle or headlamp deflectors. Other European countries have more rules including compulsory fire extinguishers and the requirement to carry a first aid kit.
Wind deflectors make a massive difference to open-top cars, which in the case of the Saab 9-3 reduces turbulence by 75%.
Wind deflectors make a massive difference to opentop cars, which in the case of the Saab 9-3 reduces turbulence around occupants' heads by 75%.
The head's deflectors are optimized for minimum residence time and pressures.