Design considerations of a condensing system for vaporized magnesium

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The effect of the design characteristics of various condensing chambers on magnesium build-up at the chamber inlet was investigated. The condensing chambers are used in the vapor-condensation process for making magnesium slurries. A complete description of the various chamber designs and the procedure used in testing the chambers is given. The results are evaluated on the basis of clogging and total magnesium distilled per run. Orifice design was also considered.

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19 p. : ill.

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Witzke, Walter R.; Prok, George M. & Keller, Thomas A. November 30, 1955.

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The effect of the design characteristics of various condensing chambers on magnesium build-up at the chamber inlet was investigated. The condensing chambers are used in the vapor-condensation process for making magnesium slurries. A complete description of the various chamber designs and the procedure used in testing the chambers is given. The results are evaluated on the basis of clogging and total magnesium distilled per run. Orifice design was also considered.

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19 p. : ill.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R18213
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930088923 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-RM-E55I20
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930088923
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc61706

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Witzke, Walter R.; Prok, George M. & Keller, Thomas A. Design considerations of a condensing system for vaporized magnesium, report, November 30, 1955; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc61706/: accessed October 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.