gas-tight gas-tight


  • (adj) not allowing air or gas to pass in or out



  1. They put oil of cloves vapor (attractive to cockroaches) behind a gas-tight window of material transparent to infrared.
  2. Hackenberg is a marvel of underground mechanics, equivalent to ten dreadnaughts buried in a mountain, connected by poison-gas-tight tunnels and served by miles of subterranean .


  1. Archer launches STORMLOCK-ISO14310 V0 rated gas-tight storm plug technology for the Gulf of Mexico.

    NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Archer, the global oilfield service provider, has released STORMLOCK—an ISO 14310 V0-rated, gas-tight storm plug specifically designed for suspension operations ...
    on September 30, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. SPE 2013: Archer shows new GoM storm plug

    NEW ORLEANS – A new storm plug from Archer is showing at the 2013 SPE annual meeting. STORMLOCK is an ISO 14310 V0-rated gas-tight storm plug for the Gulf of Mexico, says Archer.
    on September 30, 2013     Source: Offshore Magazine

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