Point source bubbler systems to suppress ice
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Published by The Laboratory in Hanover, N.H .
Written in English


  • Ice prevention.

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StatementGeorge D. Ashton ; prepared for Directorate of Civil Works, Office, Chief of Engineers, by United States Army, Corps of Engineers, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory.
SeriesCRREL report -- 79-12.
ContributionsUnited States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Civil Works Directorate., Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 12 p. :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17547728M

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