Definitions for spark arrester
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electrical device to reduce sparking when electrical contacts are opened or closed
spark arrester, sparker(noun)
a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
A screen of wire netting fitting around the carbons of an arc lamp above the globe to prevent the escape of sparks from the carbons.
A spark arrestor is any device which prevents the emission of flammable debris from combustion sources, such as internal combustion engines, fireplaces, and wood burning stoves. Spark arrestors play a critical role in the prevention of wildland fire and ignition of explosive atmospheres. As such, their use is required by law in many jurisdictions worldwide.
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