gas cylinder


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gas cylinder

A high-pressure, nonreactive, seamless tempered steel container for compressed gas used for medical, therapeutic, or diagnostic purposes.
See also: cylinder
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n On July 2 an Iraqi couple narrowly escaped death when fire broke out in their Maqabah apartment following a gas cylinder explosion.
KABUL CITY (PAN): Nine people were killed and 36 others injured in gas cylinders blasts across the country over the past one month, an official said on Tuesday.
Yesterday, a jury at Leeds Crown Court heard that as Mr Donaghue was rushed to hospital Dean cleared up the gas cylinders they had been attempting to scrap, including the one that killed Mr Donaghue.
When they arrived they were confronted by up to 20 youths stood just feet from the blaze - with a 13kg butane gas cylinder in the middle.
THE RIGHT WAY IS TO HOLD ONTO THE BARREL AND GAS CYLINDER, IF THE BARREL'S TOO HOT TO TOUCH, STICK A SCREWDRIVER BETWEEN THE BARREL AND CYLINDER FOR LEVERAGE.
stands as Venezuela's market leader in liquefied petroleum gas cylinders.
MISSISSAUGA, Canada -- Linde Canada has introduced a specialty gas cylinder that protects ultra-sensitive instruments from damage due to positive gas pressure.
The message which was circulated on social media stated that a number of gas cylinder stations were closed for the past three days due to a shortage of gas cylinders.
Police said that gas cylinder explosion occurred due to gas leakage from the cylinder, leaving four children injured.
MARDAN -- A woman along with her son was killed while her husband got seriously injured in gas cylinder blast in Mian Gul Killy in the limits of Par Hoti Police Station, sources said on Tuesday.
KARACHI -- A gas cylinder explosion outside a shop near Ayesha Manzil in Karachi on Saturday killed a balloon vendor on Saturday.
A BAHRAINI who stole a gas cylinder and sold it for BD10 to buy alcohol has been jailed for six months.