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LOW-HIGH-LOW PREPURGE [1 record]

Record 1 2000-04-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Burners and Steamfitting
DEF

A prepurge period during which the air damper is driven open for the purge period and then back to low fire position for the burner lightoff.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Fumisterie et brûleurs
OBS

Prébalage : [...] temps pendant lequel, pour les brûleurs de plus de 30 kg/h, le foyer est ventilé mécaniquement, sans appel de fuel; [...]

OBS

Brûleurs à fuel [...] La plupart des installations fonctionnent par intermittence en régulation «tout ou rien», par conséquent avec brûleur à pleine marche ou à l'arrêt. Dans certaines grosses installations, on prévoit plusieurs allures.

OBS

prébalayage / pre-purge.

Spanish

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