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Main Title Handbook of compressed gases /
Publisher Kluwer Academic Publishers,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 39625011
ISBN 0412782308; 9780412782305
Subjects Gases, Compressed ; Gassen ; Druk ; CNG ; Druckgas ; Gaz comprimš--Guides, manuels, etc
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ESAM  TP761.C65H36 1999 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 08/24/2001
Edition 4th ed.
Collation xvi, 702 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
pt. I. Compressed Gases and Related Equipment. Ch. 1. Compressed Gases Today. Ch. 2. Safety Considerations for Compressed Gases and Cryogenic Liquids. Ch. 3. Regulations Pertaining to Compressed Gases. Ch. 4. General Properties of Gases. Ch. 5. Compressed Gas Cylinders, Regulators, and Valves. Ch. 6. Bulk Containers for Compressed Gases. Ch. 7. Handling Bulk Shipments of Liquefied Compressed Gases. Ch. 8. Pressure Relief Devices. Ch. 9. Cylinder Valve, Cylinder Ancillary Equipment, and Bulk Transfer Connections. Ch. 10. Compressed Gas Cylinders: Markings, Labeling, Visual Inspection, Periodic Qualification, Filling, and Disposition. Ch. 11. Cleaning Components, Equipment, and Systems for Oxygen Service -- pt. II. Compressed Gases and Gas Mixtures: Properties, Manufacture, Uses, and Special Requirements for Safe Handling -- App. 1. Glossary of technical terms -- App. 2. Technical symbols and abbreviations -- App. 3. Acronyms -- App. 4. Conversion factors.