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National Laboratory, certain halogen radicals--reactive compounds containing bromine or chlorine--rapidly and efficiently transform elemental mercury to the reactive gaseous form.
Due to fires linked to the heat-producing halogen bulb, sales of halogen torchieres dropped off significantly over the past two years.
The added purge gas volume, combined with the halogen gases produced by the flux, quickly overwhelms the rotary degassing impeller head and decreases its efficiency.
In broad terms, halogens are associated with PWBs and components, while halides are associated with soldering operations.
I still recommend halogen bulbs, particularly for reading lamps,'' she said.
One home-center buyer said that the warning would have "no effect on sales of the item," because consumers love the halogen torchiere and the perceived value of the item is so high.
With over 2,100 customers worldwide, Halogen Software has been recognized as a market leader by major business analysts and has garnered the highest customer satisfaction ratings in the industry.
After a lot of consideration and comparison when we were searching for a system like this, we went with Halogen and we've never looked back.
A 500-watt halogen tube operates at around 1,200 degrees Fahrenheit.
The halogen-free system does not utilize antimony oxide or halogen and, therefore, does not exhibit the synergism that antimony oxide/zinc borate/halogen has in the first system.
The unit features dishwasher-safe baffle filters with up to six radiant halogen lights that illuminate the surface area below, creating the perfect cooking atmosphere.