igniter


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Synonyms for igniter

a substance used to ignite or kindle a fire

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"Our employees have done an outstanding job in advancing the maturity of the launch abort motor by successfully executing several qualification tests this summer, including the manifold ultimate loads test, igniter closure hydrotest and this igniter static fire test," said Precourt.
Rework procedures for the replacement of the igniter didn't exist.
SYNTHA-6 RTD and N.O.-XPLODE IGNITER SHOT are designed for a broader mass audience than some of the supplements for which BSN is better known.
The Ares I igniter is an enhanced version of the flight-proven igniter used in the space shuttle's solid rocket boosters.
Ernie Petrey visited Saint-Gobain Ceramics Igniter Products' Milford, N.H., facility and presented Operations Manager Guy R.
According to OSHA, the blast occurred as two workers attempting to relight a recovery boiler used a continuous flow of fuel oil for several minutes rather than follow the standard procedure of closing an igniter shutoff valve if a flame is not established in 10 seconds.
Another key feature is the auto-ignition with the use of a "glow plug" rather than a piezoelectric igniter. The FI 2000 lights and relights automatically, maximizing operator safety and convenience.
Apricorn, a manufacturer of notebook storage expansion and data transfer products, has announced the availability of its Dual Igniter 400, a 1394 CardBus card that instantly connects high-speed multimedia peripherals to notebook computers.
Surface Igniters Corp., which makes silicone carbide igniter systems, has laid off 44 workers at its Mayaguez plant, reports The San Juan Star May 1, 1999).
WHICHEVER WAY IT GOES, "I HAVE TO BE," HE SAYS, "THE IGNITER OF THE GRASS-ROOTS FEELING AND BELIEF THAT THE PRIORITIES OF THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY ARE STILL THOSE THAT SHOULD RUN THE STATE OF HAWAII."
Recovered arms included three anti tank mines, one rocket launcher, three rocket mortars, seven 81 mm mortar rounds, 100 detonators, 18 timers and ten hand grenade igniter sets.
We talked to the experts at Superior Heating, Air Conditioning & Electric in Anoka, MN, to get the Lowdown on which furnace problems generate the most service calls, which of those repairs can be performed by a DIYer and which ones are "pro only." It turns out that most of the problems are caused by a clogged furnace filter or any of three easy-to-fix parts--the igniter, the flame sensor and the high-limit switch.
Illustration 7G1X_00X101A for the M261 rocket launcher stray current check in TM 1-1520-Longbow Apache on EM 0126 shows the igniter arm in the raised position for the stray current check.
From a prototype capacitive discharge ignition system (in 1963!) that brought him to the attention of Bendix, to the rocket igniter he designed for the Lunar Excursion Module, to a concept for a one million-Watt laser for the Strategic Defense Initiative (among others), Kasrner-a confessed "gear head" with a degree in physics-has been busy inventing.