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 This drain strainer orifice system, a prototype, is a steam system component that permits drainage and removal of water from a steam line while in use.
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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (Oct. 3, 2018) This drain strainer orifice system, a prototype, is a steam system component that permits drainage and removal of water from a steam line while in use. A version of this is approved as the first metal part created by additive manufacturing for shipboard installation and will be installed aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) in fiscal year 2019. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of Newport News Shipbuilding by Ricky Thompson)

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