plasma jet
noun Date: 1957 a stream of very hot ionized plasma; also a device for producing such a stream

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  • Plasma Spray — Plasma spraying, a method of thermal spraying, is a materials processing technique for producing coatings and free standing parts using a plasma jet. Deposits having thickness from micrometers to several millimeters can be produced from a variety …   Wikipedia

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  • Plasma torch — A plasma torch (or plasma arc or plasma gun) is a device that generates a directed flow of plasma from its nozzle. The plasma jet can be used for: *Plasma cutting. *Plasma spraying. *Plasma arc waste disposal, which reduces waste to power… …   Wikipedia

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