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A separator for removing gases from water. An elongated vortex tube with an interior cylindrical wall houses a concentric separator tube of smaller diameter, leaving a vortex region between them. Perforations through the wall of the separator tube connect the interior of the separator tube to the vortex region. Water containing gas is tangentially injected into the vortex region, flowing downwardly to an exit port. Separated gases in the separator tube collect at its top and are released by a valve.

Title
Separator for removing gases from water
Application Number
8/72781
Publication Number
5338341
Application Date
June 4, 1993
Publication Date
August 16, 1994
Inventor
Steven D Ford
Clovis
CA, US
Angelo L Mazzei
Bakersfield
CA, US
Agent
Donald D Mon
Assignee
Claude Laval Corporation
CA, US
IPC
B01D 45/12
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