TITLE

Backfires, flashbacks, and flashback arrestors

AUTHOR(S)
Gailey, David W.
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Gases & Welding Distributor;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Advises oxygen-fuel cutting and heating equipment users on how to reduce risk of accidents and/or injury. Use of flashback arrestors to stop or impede the progress of a flame front upstream of the insertion point; Importance of understanding the three types of oxygen-fuel cutting and heating torches; Ways of avoiding the hazards associated with sustained backfires.
ACCESSION #
12306409

 

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