Ambient heat or pressure

AMBIENT HEAT OR PRESSURE A018

The heat or pressure found in the work area where the equipment is located. The ambient condition can be affected by heat coming off machinery and the current weather conditions.

A lowering of atmospheric pressure has been known to cause cavitation problems in those applications where fluid is being pumped from an open tank, at a temperature close to its vapor point.

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  • On February 14, 2018