Black Powder

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Black Powder In Gas Pipelines
... Black powder is a solid contamination in finished product pipelines ... The material may be wet and have a tar-like appearance, or dry and be a very fine powder, sometimes like smoke ... Black powder can cause a range of problems, including product contamination, erosion wear in compressors, instrument and filter clogging and equipment ...
Black Powder In Gas Pipelines - Methods For Removal - LPG Lines
... Unlike wax deposits in crude oil, black powder removed from the pipeline inner wall does not re-dissolve in the fluid (LPG) flow ... This feature makes the evacuation of removed black powder out of the line extremely difficult ... Especially if the pipeline is long and the amount of black powder significant, accumulation of deposit in front of a scraper pig can easily lead to pipeline blockage ...
Dorohedoro - Plot - Magic
... Magic can be amplified by consuming black powder but this act is looked down upon in the society and regarded as shameful ... Frequent use of this black powder turns a magic user's smoke potent for indefinite amount of time ... Remains of black powder can be found in the user's smoke ...
Springfield Model 1892-99 - Ammunition
... was issued using 40 grains of nitrocelluose powder, which developed some 40,000 psi and a muzzle velocity of 2,000 feet per second (610 m/s) in the Krag rifle and 1,960 ft/s (600 m/s) in the shorter carbine ... Although the.30-40 Krag was the first smokeless powder round adopted by the U.S ... military, it retained the "caliber-charge" designation of earlier black powder cartridges, thus the.30-40 Krag employs a.30 caliber (7.62 mm) bullet propelled by ...
Canadian Industries Limited
... ancestor of what would become CIL originally started in 1862, then known as the Hamilton Powder Company ... They were created to buy the assets of the former Canada Powder Company, which had formed in 1852 ... Their major product was black powder, used for blasting ...

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