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Cylinder

A series of two transactions involving derivatives in which there is no initial cost to the investor. A common example of a cylinder is the sale of one derivative and the use of the proceeds to buy another. It is similar to a positive carry, but does not necessarily involve offsetting positions.
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While Continental admitted that it wouldn't retain many of ECi's products, it also said it was considering a corrosion treatment for its existing line of factory cylinders, and now follows through with the NiC3 line.
The large diameter cylinders fill to rated capacity to enable longer routes or refueling intervals.
The Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology (Esma) has amended the existing regulations to further improve the safety standards of handling and distribution of LPG cylinders for domestic use.
For the record, a local contractor cannot exchange government-owned cylinders for contractor-owned cylinders; however, a contractor can send off government cylinders to be filled.
8221; The global oxygen cylinders industry has seen a gradual shift from steel cylinders to aluminum cylinders and in recent years the trend has shifted to an increased use of composite cylinders.
They are available to fit 8" diameter aluminum cylinders, high pressure cylinders with 9" and 10" diameters, and 15" diameter low pressure hydrocarbon cylinders.
We seized cylinders, nozzles and weighing machines from the place.
The HarperScientific division of global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America announces its first rack to store plate cylinders for Mark Andy's P-Series presses.
The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has directed all municipalities in the Kingdom to ban the display and sale of all fiberglass cooking gas cylinders at food supplies centers and fuel stations.
It'll protect the M1022A1 dolly set's hydraulic cylinders and save the Army money.
ISLAMABAD, December 13, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The public transport using sub-standard CNG cylinders and kits are posing threat to commuters, necessitating solid measures to put an end to the lethal practice.