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What does BP stand for?

BP stands for Back Pressure


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Part of the WingNutz line, which require no back pressure and are easy to operate, this short-reed call has a higher pitch to grab those Canada's attention.
The BelGAS division of Marsh Bellofram has introduced the Type P289, described as a high-performance industry back pressure regulator, also functioning as a high-flow relief valve with an adjustable set point.
The RPZ design features triple security to provide optimum protection against back pressure and back siphonage: two check valves and a discharge valve divide the unit into three chambers, each providing a separate pressure zone.
Additionally, the effectiveness of the spray system (code named "Water Mach" by the Aum Shinrikyo) was questionable; it apparently broke down repeatedly, and hydrostatic back pressure caused the suspension to leak from tubing used to transport it up eight stories.