Definitions

air-breather

Compressed air

Compressed air is air which is kept under a certain pressure, usually greater than that of the atmosphere.

Dangers

  • A blast of air under 40 psi Pounds per square inch from 4 inches away can rupture an eardrum or cause brain damage. Compressed air can be used in building, saving the pressure...
  • As little as 12 psi can pop an eyeball from its socket.
  • Directed at the mouth, compressed air can rupture the lungs.

Uses

Compressed air can be used in:

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