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Title: Apparatus for detecting leaks

Abstract

A method and apparatus for determining the position of and estimating the size of leaks in an evacuating apparatus comprising the use of a testing gas such as helium or hydrogen flowing around said apparatus whereby the testing gas will be drawn in at the site of any leaks.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. New York, NY
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Columbia Univ., New York, NY (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
862466
Patent Number(s):
3939695
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States Energy (Washington, DC)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01M - TESTING STATIC OR DYNAMIC BALANCE OF MACHINES OR STRUCTURES
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-50
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; detecting; leaks; method; determining; position; estimating; size; evacuating; comprising; testing; gas; helium; hydrogen; flowing; whereby; drawn; site; apparatus comprising; testing gas; apparatus whereby; detecting leaks; /73/

Citation Formats

Booth, Eugene T. Apparatus for detecting leaks. United States: N. p., 1976. Web.
Booth, Eugene T. Apparatus for detecting leaks. United States.
Booth, Eugene T. Tue . "Apparatus for detecting leaks". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/862466.
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abstractNote = {A method and apparatus for determining the position of and estimating the size of leaks in an evacuating apparatus comprising the use of a testing gas such as helium or hydrogen flowing around said apparatus whereby the testing gas will be drawn in at the site of any leaks.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1976},
month = {2}
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