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Heat tracing can be of 2 types: 1] Electrical Heat tracing: 2] Steam Tracing: Electrical heat tracing can be described as an insulated electrical heating cable, which is spiralled around the process fluid pipe( or object that needs to be heated), after which the pipe and tracing is insulated with the appropriate type and thickness of insulation lagging material. In steam tracing, instead of electrical heating cable, small pile is spiralled which carry steam thereby heating the desired object.

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What is the adjective of trace?


What is the present tense of trace?

The present tense of trace is:I/You/We/They trace.He/She/It traces.The present participle is tracing.

What does Trace mean?

Trace has two general meanings. As a verb, it means to "carefully follow", such "tracing footsteps" or "tracing pencilmarks" through paper. As a noun, it usually refers to "a minimal amount", such as "trace elements" or "disappearing without a trace".

What does stencil mean?

a stencil is a tracing paper which has different pictures you can trace. for example this animal he is a cut out for tracing in between of the animal is cut out so you can trace from inside it.

How does heat trace work?

Trace heating is a linear high resistive cable that emits heat under load and maintains a contant temperatur when fixed to water pipes/oil tank etc

Does tracing help you be a better drawer?

Nope. When you trace, you become dependent of the thing you are tracing. So when it comes to drawing and you don't have anything to trace, you can't do it because that isn't what you are used to.

How Do You Make Ductape Pointe Shoes?

You take a point show and trace it after tracing it you can take the trace and ductape it to a mold!;)

How do you trace with Gmail password?

You cannot trace someone with Gmail password. It is because you do not have the authority to trace the person. The tracing can be done by crime branch only.

How does tracing a figure help you find lines of symmetry?

You can find lines of symmetry without tracing but tracing helps you get a better picture of it.

How do you measure the mold of the bread And how will it actually look when i do it?

trace the mould with tracing paper

Why tracing paper is translucent?

so you can see whats underneath so you can trace it!

Does light pass thorough Tracing paper?

Some light does which is why you can trace using it.

Are the printout results of a computerized telephone tracing equipment considered evidence?

They could be, but it depends on several factors not the least of which is; was the trace court authorized? Also; Who placed the trace? Who maintained the tracing equipment? Were the records safeguarded as is required for evidentiary material?

How tracing helps find the line symmetry?

Trace the figure. Then turn the tracing paper over so that the pencil marks are on the opposite side of the paper. If you can find a position in which the original figure and the inverted trace match up, you have a line of symmetry.

What is tracing in program development?

the tracing is the main think 4 the programe dovloper. just because of the when programe make the program of the any kind of the application the trace is most use and the trace is mainly use in the cell application for the make mobile application.

Can you heat a saltwater pool?

You can heat a saltwater pool. Options for heating your saltwater pool include solar heating, electric heating, and gas heating.

What is the meaning of the tongue twister she tries to trace two trays under those trees because there's no trace of two trays trace under those trees?

Okay. Let's say there is a girl tracing into the dirt right under a tree and she is tracing trays. I think the tongue twister is saying that she is doing it because there is no trace or hint in the dirt that two trays were there. I'm just guessing, though.

How do you trace the network traffic?

Tracing network traffic requires a network monitor, protocol analyzer, or packet sniffer.

Trace Vodafone number?

no tracing of vodafone numbers ;goto nearest police station and put the complaint with that number.........!

How do you rotate a triangle 90 degrees about a point?

Trace the triangle on tracing paper, flip the tracing paper so the drawn triangle is touching the paper and then put your pencil on the point (with the tracing paper underneath) that you need to rotate from. Then rotate the paper 90 degrees and draw over the triangle you drew on the tracing paper to stamp it down.

What to do with tracing paper?

You use it for tracing the outline of something you place it over! for instance a picture in a magazine or an old work in a museum or church if you can get hold of it. you trace the outlines throught the paper and then fill in the details yourself

How do you set up a megger to test insulation resistance on self regulating heat tracing?

One lead will go on the braided shield (this is essentially the ground), the other lead goes on the heating conductors. Megger either one lead at a time, or both conductors under the same lead. I usually test at 1000v - follow manufacture's spec if unsure. You cannot test line to line with a megger. Testing line to line with an ohmmeter is of some use, as the ohmic value will be dependent on the length, wattage and, to some degree, the temperature of the heat trace. This test is most useful with more than one run of identical heat trace, or to track one piece over time. Values far outside of what is expected will indicate damaged (open or shorted) heat trace.

What are the electrical schematic symbols for pumps and for heat tracing?

ELECTRIC symbol for "pump" is usually the symbol just for the motor part of a pump-motor combination. Motor symbol is usually a circle with two opposing tails spinning off the circumferance (kind of like a Hurricane symbol) In the center of the circle is the letter"M" Sometimes the tauils are left off. Heat Trace is usually the same as a heater element: a zig-zag line usually with a note to clarify that is heat tracing.

What could be wrong if central heating and air conditioning when put on cool it blows hot air?

If you have a Heat pump, you must set the thermostat up for "heat pump". Then you must connect all the wires up according to the manual. If you do not have a heat pump, the wiring may be crossed or touching somewhere. Call a local heating and air conditioning company to trace out the problem.

Does radiant floor heating work as well as radiant ceiling heating?

The answer is no. Radiant ceiling heating does not work as well as radiant floor heating in that heat rises so having heat in the ceiling will not be as efficient as heating in the floor.