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What does L/D stand for?

L/D stands for Length-to-Diameter

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Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are hollow tubes of graphene sheets with length-to-diameter ratios of 1,000 or more.
The result is a collection of uniform fibers with length-to-diameter ratios of 10/1 to 50/1.
0008" and a high-speed spindle, length-to-diameter ratios of 10-to-1 and 15-to-1 are achievable.
Available in a range of sizes--16, 24, and 36 mm--the Prism twin-screw extruder systems feature quick-release screws for easy configuration changes; a range of ancillaries including all feeder types, liquid injections, strand dies, sheet dies, and blown film units; segmented barrels and screws for variable length-to-diameter ratios; and an "easy-to-clean" clamshell design.