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Title: Remote possibly hazardous content container sampling device

Abstract

The present invention relates to an apparatus capable of sampling enclosed containers, where the contents of the container is unknown. The invention includes a compressed air device capable of supplying air pressure, device for controlling the amount of air pressure applied, a pneumatic valve, a sampling device having a hollow, sampling insertion needle suspended therein and device to communicate fluid flow between the container and a containment vessel, pump or direct reading instrument.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (59 La Paloma, Los Alamos, NM 87544)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM
OSTI Identifier:
871996
Patent Number(s):
5841038
Assignee:
Volz, David L. (59 La Paloma, Los Alamos, NM 87544) LANL
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
remote; possibly; hazardous; content; container; sampling; device; relates; apparatus; capable; enclosed; containers; contents; compressed; air; supplying; pressure; controlling; amount; applied; pneumatic; valve; hollow; insertion; needle; suspended; therein; communicate; fluid; flow; containment; vessel; pump; direct; reading; instrument; sampling device; closed container; compressed air; containment vessel; fluid flow; pressure applied; air pressure; apparatus capable; device capable; pneumatic valve; /73/

Citation Formats

Volz, David L. Remote possibly hazardous content container sampling device. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Volz, David L. Remote possibly hazardous content container sampling device. United States.
Volz, David L. Thu . "Remote possibly hazardous content container sampling device". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/871996.
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