Results for: Lift

Who invented lifts?

  The first reference to an elevator is in the works of the Roman architect Vitruvius, who reported that Archimedes built his first elevator, probably, in 236 B.C.   In (MORE)

What is orographic lifting?

Orographic lifting occurs when an air mass is forced to rise over a topographic barrier, such as a mountain range. The rising air mass expands and cools, with water condensing (MORE)

What is gas lift?

  Answer   Gas lift is a method used in increasing the production of oil from a well by injecting gas after the inherent pressure in the well must have dropped after (MORE)

What are scissor lifts?

Definition   A scissor lift is a motorized vehicle that has a railed platform which can be raised straight up in order gain access and perform work on areas that are diffic (MORE)

What rhymes with lift?

  Gift, miffed, rift, sift, sniffed, drift,     Thrift, swift, gift, shift, swift, drift, rift.  sift, gift, rift, shift, Swift, Sniffed, Picked (Maybe, sounds (MORE)

Who invented lift?

The Roman scientist and inventor, Archimedes, was one of the first  to invent the lift in 236 BC. His machine was for lifting heavy  stones used for building. The modern lif (MORE)
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What is lift of an airplane?

lift is the force generated by the low pressure on top of a wing to bring the airplane upward. if you still have questions look up Bernoulli's principle. The Bernoulli lift on (MORE)