standard atmosphere

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a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade

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The fabrics testing have been carried out in standard atmosphere condition i.
That is assigned the value of 1 standard atmosphere (atm).
At standard atmosphere conditions near the Earth surface, the radio refractive index is equal to approximately 1.
Then came the most critical test of internal pressure that required the CCM to withstand twice standard atmosphere pressure (31 psi) in order to meet the required NASA safety factor of two.
Forget the mechanical bearing, standard atmosphere 5,000 rpm steel behemoths of the past, many of today's flywheel designs feature compact carbon fiber composite rotors on magnetic bearings, turning in a vacuum at up to 60,000 rpm.
5A[degrees]C, the standard atmosphere temperature in the stratosphere, and 661 kts at sea level, assuming a 15A[degrees]C standard temperature.
Standard Atmosphere 1976 document (NOAA/NASA 1976) used the 9340 [[mu]mol.
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