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an·e·mom·e·ter

(an'ĕ-mom'ĕ-ter),
An instrument for measuring the velocity of air flow.
[G. anemos, wind, + metron, measure]

anemometer

(a″nĕ-mom′ĕ-tĕr) [Gr. anemos, wind + -meter]
In pulmonary function studies, a device for measuring the rate of air flow through a tube. The rate at which air flows into or out of the lung may be measured by using a calibrated anemometer.
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Thermal anemometers measure the local flow velocity through its relationship to the convective cooling of electrically heated sensing elements (Webster 1999).
Five propeller driven anemometers attached to a horizontal bar were mounted on two linear bearings fitted to two separate precision double rail guides manufactured by Techno Isel, New Hyde Park, NY The bearings make sure that during vertical movement the bar remains level.
Many of the handheld anemometers currently on the market create significant friction (due to roller bearings or plastic impellers) and require a considerable wind speed to start the blade moving.
Table 2: World Market for Flow Meters (2001-2010): Product Segments Ranked by Growth - Differential Pressure Flow Meters, Magnetic Flow Meters, Mass Flow Meters, Open Channel Flow Meters, Positive Displacement Flow Meters, Turbine Flow Meters, Ultrasonic Flow Meters, Anemometers, and Vortex Flow Meters (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13 Value Analysis II-14 Table 3: World Market for Flow Meters (2001-2010): Geographic Regions Ranked by Growth - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14
Table 27: World Historic Review for Anemometers Flow Meters by
Four low-velocity thermal anemometers available on the market, A, B, C, and D, were selected to be used during this study.
Andrew Pegg, company secretary at Yuill said: "We're not aware of anybody else using these wind anemometers in the industry but they are a valuable addition to the health and safety procedures of any construction site giving staff accurate information.
Packages can be custom-configured to include a variety of sensors - including Class 1 anemometers such as Vector, Thies, and WindSensor (Riso).
Reed has a broad range of quality products from digital multimeters and calibrators to thermo anemometers and is know for quality and reliability.
In wind energy applications where anemometers and direction vanes are typically installed at wind turbine hub heights, the tilt-up 50m XHD heavy duty TallTower system is the best alternative to expensive, labour-intensive lattice towers.
Delivery of ultrasonic anemometers, with the aim of exchanging all existing devices and placement of other ships joined the Marine monitoring network of the DWD.
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