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Plasma Sprayer. The plasma spray gun ejects molten metal oxide at high velocity, the oxide impinges on the surface of sacrificial form, or core, forming a solid oxide part. Note the ear plugs, the spray loud like a jet engine. This method of spray forming parts or coatings is employed by the Ames Laboratory to study the properties of coatings as well as prototyping parts for high pressure gas atomization.
Submitted by: Trevor Riedemann, AMES LABORATORY OF US DOE on August 5, 2015
Tags: Ames Laboratory, Metals Development Building
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