TITLE

Apples and Gravity: Take 2

AUTHOR(S)
Stamm, Dick
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2005, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter to the editor about an airtightness test that was performed in an apple storage warehouse.
ACCESSION #
16285218

 

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