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  • constant vacuum — See air valve carburetor …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Vacuum permeability — This article is about the magnetic constant. For the analogous electric constant, see vacuum permittivity. Vacuum permeability, permeability of free space, or magnetic constant is an ideal, (baseline) physical constant, which is the value of… …   Wikipedia

  • vacuum — An enclosed area in which the air pressure is below that of the surrounding atmospheric pressure. See air valve carburetor constant vacuum manifold vacuum ported vacuum advance pulse vacuum hublock venturi vacuum …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Vacuum energy — is an underlying background energy that exists in space even when devoid of matter (known as free space). The vacuum energy is deduced from the concept of virtual particles, which is itself derived from the energy time uncertainty principle. Its… …   Wikipedia

  • Vacuum swing adsorption — Vacuum Swing Absorption (VSA) is a non cryogenic gas separation technology. Using special solids, or absorbents, VSA segregates certain gases from a gaseous mixture under minimal pressure according to the species molecular characteristics and… …   Wikipedia

  • Vacuum plasmaspraying — (VPS) is a technology for etching and surface modification to create porous layers with high reproductibility and for cleaning and surface engineering of plastics, rubbers and natural fibres as well as for replacing CFCs for cleaning metal… …   Wikipedia

  • Vacuum Arc Remelting — (VAR) is a secondary melting process for production of metal ingots with elevated chemical and mechanical homogeneity for highly demanding applications. [ Modeling for Casting Solidification Processing , by Kuang Oscar Yu,CRC; 1st edition… …   Wikipedia

  • Vacuum permittivity — This article is about the electric constant. For the analogous magnetic constant, see vacuum permeability. For the ordinal in mathematics ε0, see epsilon naught. The physical constant ε0, commonly called the vacuum permittivity, permittivity of… …   Wikipedia

  • Vacuum pump — A vacuum pump is a device that removes gas molecules from a sealed volume in order to leave behind a partial vacuum. The vacuum pump was invented in 1650 by Otto von Guericke. Types Pumps can be broadly categorized according to three… …   Wikipedia

  • vacuum technology — Introduction       all processes and physical measurements carried out under conditions of below normal atmospheric pressure. A process or physical measurement is generally performed in a vacuum for one of the following reasons: (1) to remove the …   Universalium

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