A device for projecting a set of precomputed altitude curves onto a chart or plotting sheet, the curves moving with time such that if they are properly adjusted, they will remain in the correct position on the chart or plotting sheet.

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RESTRICTOR

A device for producing a deliberate pressure drop or resistance in a line by reducing the cross-sectional flow area.

SAFETY CONTROL

Device to stop unit, equipment or system if unsafe pressure and/or temperatures and/or dangerous conditions are reached.

AIR COOLER

A factory-encased assembly of elements whereby the temperature of air passing through the device is reduced.

FILTER ELEMENT

The porous device that performs the actual process of filtration. Also known as Cartridge

COMPRESSOR

A device which converts mechanical force and motion into pneumatic flow power.

REFRIGERATOR

A device to transfer heat from a low temperature to a high temperature medium.

ACCELERATION

The time rate of change of velocity; i.e., the derivative of velocity; with respect to time.

RUNNING TIME

Amount of time an unit, equipment or system is run per hour or per 24 hours.

AIR BREATHER

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

AIR CONDITIONER

A refrigeration device cooling or heating air.

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