gas burner


  • Welsbach gas burner
    Welsbach gas burner
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gas burner burner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flame
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In literature:

The convention sat in Hope Chapel, which was poorly ventilated; and in the evening, I sat under a large gas-burner.
"Theory of Circulation by Respiration" by Emma Willard
The copper bath is filled with water which, on being heated to the boil by the gas burners, heat up the dye-liquors in the dye-pots.
"The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
What was the significance of the broken incandescent burner, the turned-on gas, and the faint mark under the window?
"The Shrieking Pit" by Arthur J. Rees
The copper bath is filled with water, which, on being heated to the boil by the gas burners, heats up the dye liquids in the dye-pots.
"The Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
A single gas-burner was alight over the counter crowded with phials.
"The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume VIII." by Guy de Maupassant
Good results are secured by inclining the gas burners slightly downward toward the rear of the furnace.
"Steam, Its Generation and Use" by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
So if gas be the illuminant in your study, see to it that no volume of yours be above the level of the burner.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
Helen on one of the fancy stools under the gas burner with a book in her hand.
"The Girls at Mount Morris" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
After this comes the ordinary gas-burner, and then oil.
"Bromide Printing and Enlarging" by John A. Tennant
When the faucet is closed, the gas supply is shut off and the burners are put out.
"Elements of Plumbing" by Samuel Dibble
I'll go down and turn off the burners and see about the gas.
"New Treasure Seekers" by E. (Edith) Nesbit
Gas-burners are also dangerous when placed near a ceiling.
"Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction" by James Braidwood
At last I got within arm's length of the tiny speck of blue light which told me where the gas-burner lay.
"A Stable for Nightmares" by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
There's a two-burner gas stove, an old fryin' pan, and a coffee pot.
"Odd Numbers" by Sewell Ford
The dusk drew on and the gas-burners were lit.
"Vice Versa" by F. Anstey
Then she took a match from his pocket and lit the gas in one of the old burners.
"Otherwise Phyllis" by Meredith Nicholson
I went in and opened a gas burner, and held a match to it.
"The Van Dwellers" by Albert Bigelow Paine
The work that God has called you to do is a burner that will take all the gas that you can supply.
"Memoranda Sacra" by J. Rendel Harris
Where city gas is available, a two or three burner gas stove or hot-plate should be used.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
Welsbach Gas Burner invented.
"The Progress of Invention in the Nineteenth Century." by Edward W. Byrn

In news:

Gas Exports Put on Back Burner .
Kenmore 4-Burner #16135 Gas Grill.
Twenty-five years after John DeLorean rolled out his gull-winged gas-burner, small, private-label carmakers are decidedly in drive.
Boilers, burners, and controls reduce natural gas consumption at expansive government campus.
Efficient Gas Burner with Reduced NOx Emissions.
CHILDERSBURG — Having recently received a tax abatement from the city, Resolute Forest Products is moving forward with a capital investment of more than $12 million to replace current coal burning boilers with gas burners.
Burner Systems Acquires CEM's Gas Appliance Components Business Oct 8, 2012 Printable format Email this Article Search.
Burner Systems International, supplier of components for gas appliances, acquired the gas cooking appliance assets of CEM S.A. Group of Chile.
If you use gas, leave one set of burners off to achieve the same effect.
An upgrade water heater will have better heating elements, in the case of electric water heaters , or better burners, in gas water heaters .
Astec's Phoenix Talon burner features a premix gas design and air-atomized oil burning technology.
You don't need four burners and a gas line to make some great-tasting trail food.
Gas burner with a flame burning home plate ( Stock Illustration / November 15, 2011 ).
La Cornue's 1908 range features the signature natural convection vaulted gas oven, along with five gas burners, including one 17,500 central burner.
My stove is a replica of an 1800s wood-burning model—though it has an electric oven with six gas burners.