Latest Leak Stories

2013-07-24 23:23:52

The new Run-Rite Smoke Machine with UV (5350) is an economical, compact automotive leak detector with many features found on more expensive machines. Stroudsburg,

Using Technology To 'Hear' Potential Leaks On The International Space Station
2013-07-03 09:52:39

The hiss of air escaping from a leaky car tire is no one's favorite sound. Even less pleasant? Hearing that hiss of escaping air 250 miles above Earth's surface while inside the pressurized confines of the International Space Station.

2013-06-27 23:41:02

Air-Care, a division of DPL Enterprises, announced that their latest air duct leakage tester, the DLT-5, has confirmed earlier independent studies that duct leakage in American homes averages

2013-06-21 23:20:22

Chem Ref Services is the leading provider in Texas for “pressure vessel inspection” (API 510) “Storage tank inspection” (API 653) “Piping inspection” (API 570) and “NDE Level 11

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.