Sarkar, S.K. (1987) Flame traps - a technical note. Journal of Mines, Metals & Fuels, 35 (7). pp. 323-327. ISSN 0022-2755

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The paper reviews the different types of flame traps employed as safety device to arrest and prevent the spread of flame in pipelines carrying flammable fluids and equipment used in hazardous environment. The constructional methods, various functional parameters and use of the traps in different situations, their maintenance and supervision have been described. Brief accounts on the flame traps introduced in the pilot degasification plant at XIV seam, amlabed colliery, BCCL and in the commercial degasification plant at Kargali Top seam, Sawang colliery CCL (both CMRS design) have also been included.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Longwall Mining
Depositing User: Dr. Satyendra Kumar Singh
Date Deposited: 16 Mar 2012 06:26
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2012 06:26

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