Blast lamp
Blast lamp Blast lamp A lamp provided with some arrangement for intensifying combustion by means of a blast. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • blast lamp — a torch or lamp, as a blowtorch or a lamp for lampworking, in which the flame is fed by an air or oxygen blast. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • blast burner — noun : a gas burner in which combustion is intensified by means of a controlled blast of air or oxygen called also blast lamp …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kerosene lamp — The kerosene lamp (widely known in Britain as a paraffin lamp) is any type of lighting device which uses kerosene (paraffin) as a fuel. There are two main types of kerosene lamp which work in different ways, the wick lamp and the pressure lamp… …   Wikipedia

  • lampworking — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : the process of fashioning objects from glass tubing and cane softened to workability over the flame of a small lamp compare glassblowing * * * lampworker, n. /lamp werr king/, n. the method or process of producing articles… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lampworking — lampworker, n. /lamp werr king/, n. the method or process of producing articles made of glass tubes or rods formed or shaped while softened by the flame of a lamp or blast lamp. Also, lampwork. [1655 65; LAMP + WORKING] * * * …   Universalium

  • torch — Synonyms and related words: acetylene welder, angle, arsonist, bait the hook, bank, blast lamp, blowpipe, blowtorch, bob, brand, burn, burner, butane lighter, candle, cigarette lighter, clam, conflagrate, cresset, dap, dib, dibble, drive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Semi-Diesel — Sem i Die sel, a. Designating an internal combustion engine of a type resembling the Diesel engine in using as fuel heavy oil which is injected in a spray just before the end of the compression stroke and is fired without electrical ignition. The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blowpipe — Synonyms and related words: acetylene welder, automatic, bellows, blast lamp, blower, blowgun, blowtorch, blowtube, burner, firearm, flamethrower, gat, gun, handgun, heater, musket, peashooter, piece, pistol, repeater, revolver, rifle, rod, sawed …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blowtorch — Synonyms and related words: Jet Liner, acetylene welder, blast lamp, blowpipe, burner, business jet, jet, jet plane, multi jet, pulse jet, ramjet, single jet, tailless jet, torch, turbojet, twin jet, welder, welding blowpipe …   Moby Thesaurus

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