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  •  The liquid won't expand (much) (3+ / 0-)
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    Wee Mama, godislove, Icarus Diving

    but the gas dissolved in the liquid will be released.

    So the initial one gallon of fluid at depth will actually lose volume, depending on how much gas bubbles out (which depends on the initial gas ratio).

    So one barrel of liquid at 5000 ft depth will turn into somewhat to much less than one barrel at the surface.

    The only way to ensure a free press is to own one

    by RedDan on Sun Jun 06, 2010 at 10:29:12 AM PDT

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