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A thermoplastic which is extensively used in the manufacture of sanitary appliances. It is very tough and has a good resistance to abrasion.   Acrylic Bath

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The position where a roof meets a wall or surface which extends above its surface. A good example would be where a chimney passes up through the roof.

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Air Eliminator

Automatic air release valve fitted within steam heating systems. Should any water be present in the system a float inside the valve seals off the air outlet, should steam be present a bellow containing a volatile fluid expands and seals … Continue reading

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