2. History and State-of-the Art

  1. Stanley S. Grossel

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470935651.ch2

Deflagration and Detonation Flame Arresters

Deflagration and Detonation Flame Arresters

How to Cite

Grossel, S. S. (2002) History and State-of-the Art, in Deflagration and Detonation Flame Arresters, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470935651.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 5 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816907915

Online ISBN: 9780470935651

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Keywords:

  • flame arrester;
  • maximum experimental safe gap;
  • spark-arrester;
  • metal ribbon elements;
  • unsuccessful applications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical Development of Flame Arresters

  • Case Histories of Successful and Unsuccessful Applications of Flame Arresters

  • Evolution of Standards and Codes

  • Safety Concerns and Environmental Regulations: Tradeoffs and Conflicts