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strainer

(stran'er)
1. A device for retaining solid pieces while liquid passes through. Synonym: filter
2. In river rescue, a place where water moves through grating, wire mesh, or downed trees.
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To more easily examine microbiology liquids, a strainer could be used to filter out any large particles that do not need to be examined.
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One of the recent additions to the company product catalogue is the YS Series Y Strainers from the expert manufacturers at Eaton Filtration.
Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) through its partners Comex Nucl6aire of France and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries of Japan has won a multimillion dollar Contract to design, test, manufacture, and install Emergency Core Cooling System (ECC) strainers for the French nuclear utility Electricite de France (EDF).
Sediment strainers with socket union ends are now available as part of DURAPIPE ABS and Durapipe Corzan ranges.
Strainers are designed to protect a piece of equipment, such as a pump, valve or flow meter.
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The davit assembly can be specified for larger strainers with heavy covers, making it possible for a single person to remove the cover of the strainer.