Component atmospheric gas that limits solar radiation penetration.

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BUBBLE POINT

The differential gas pressure at which the first steady stream of gas bubbles is emitted from a wetted filter element under specified test conditions.

ARC

A flash, caused by an electric current ionizing a gas or vapor.

COMPRESSED AIR

Air at any pressure greater than atmospheric pressure.

AIR BREATHER

A device permitting air movement between atmosphere and the component in/ on which it is installed.

ADIABATIC COMPRESSION

Compressing a gas without removing or adding heat.

FABRICATION INTEGRITY POINT

The differential gas pressure at which the first stream of gas bubbles are emitted from a wetted filter element under standard test conditions.

FLUID

A substance readily assuming the shape of the container in which it is placed; e.g. oil, gas, water or mixtures of these. A general classification including liquids and gases.

BACK WORK RATIO

Is the fraction of the gas turbine work used to drive the compressor.

CHIP CONTROL FILTER

A filter intended to prevent only large particles from entering a component immediately downstream. Also known as Grit control filter, Last-chance filter

PNEUMATICS

Engineering science pertaining to gaseous pressure and flow.

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