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des·ic·cant (d s -k nt). n. A substance, such as calcium oxide or silica gel, that has a high affinity for water and is used as a drying agent.

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HoneyCombe Wheels & Desiccant Options
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automated desiccant packet system.
ADM-APN016-EN (09/05): Advances in Desiccant-Based
Moisture Sensitivity/Desiccant Packaging/Handling of PSMCs
2000 Packaging Databook. 8-1. Moisture Sensitivity/Desiccant.
FEATURES. • Multi-stage design removes dirt, water and oil particles down to .01 microns.

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Super Dry launches oxidation free process alternative to MSD and PCB baking
Designed to exceed the formidable challenges associated with IPC J-STD-033B.
Get Ready For Winter With The Aerial Desiccant From Restoration Express
Restoration Express's Aerial Desiccant dehumidifiers proved their worth last winter – tackling restoration projects at flood damaged properties across the UK.
Get ready for winter with the Aerial Desiccant from Restoration Express
The ASE 200 and ASE 300 flew off the shelves as restoration specialists undertook work to dry out homes affected by burst pipes.
Large Dessicant Dust Filters To Enhance Gas Production
Segensworth,UK & Ashland VA, USA -- Porvair Filtration Group has received a large order from a leading international industrial gas company to provide twelve specially designed large desiccant dust filters. The order is due for delivery in 2012.
Sensaphonics Dry & Store Zephyr
The Dry & Store Zephyr uses Dry-Max technology to deliver a controlled amount of warm dry air, a soft but continuous flow of air around the earphones, and a powerful desiccant, the Dry-Brik II.

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Desiccant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A desiccant is a hygroscopic substance that induces or sustains a state of dryness (desiccation) in its local vicinity in a moderately well-sealed container. Peli Desiccant Silica Gel: Home Improvement
Peli Desiccant Silica Gel drinks dampness, prevents condensation from trapped air when cases are opened in damp, high humidity climates. Fits all cases.
Desiccant, Desiccant Packs in Stock - Uline
Uline stocks a wide selection of Desiccant, Desiccant Packs and Desiccant Bags. Order by 6 pm for same day shipping.
Desiccant Types -
Desiccant Types. Besides the indicating silica gel used in the Dri-Box canister, there are several other desiccant materials in use today.
Desiccant City: Bagged & Bulk Desiccant, Silica Gel, Activated

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