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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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Even though the machinery supplier does not have any influence on the customers' specifications with regard to the required screen mesh size, or the compound viscosity, the machinery manufacturer can design and recommend the overall strainer/filter area of the strainer plate along with the type of extruder head that should be used in order to maximize straining performance.
Using a skimmer or slotted spoon, gently transfer the curds to the prepared strainer and let the cheese drain for 20 minutes.
The officer "advised Williams that the pasta strainer is not approved by the (Motor Vehicle Commission) and he would have to apply to the state for it to be allowed.
The two near-complete bowls have rounded bases, carefully formed rims and decorated fittings with rings for hanging them up and the strainer has a rounded bowl-shaped body with a wide, flat rim and a similar suspension ring.
The company touts the tea sticks as convenient to use as they allow you to brew long leaf teas directly into a cup without the need for tea pots, strainers or stirrers.
The Model 570 Duplex Pipeline Basket Strainer from Eaton continuously protects system components in pipelines from 8-36 inches in diameter.
Now South African inventor, Mike Swann, has introduced a siphon-proof strainer that is fitted to the inlet filler pipe of vehicle fuel tanks and prevents thieves from using tubes to suck out the fuel.
AECL designed a finned strainer to filter out debris that could block the circulation of cooling water in an emergency core cooling system.
Constructed in three sections, "Patterns of Progress" consists of a variety of gear, wheel, pulley, strainer and widget patterns from Clarksville Foundry's past.
EuroScreen Norway AS is dedicated to help its customers maximize their resources through the recycling and reconditioning of consumable wear parts such as screw press strainer baskets, contoured pressure screen cylinders, and screen rotors and foils.
Axium Process, specialist stainless steel fabricators, has recently introduced a low cost perforated sheet strainer to its existing range of hygienic stainless steel filters.