What is another word for blowtorch?

Pronunciation: [blˈə͡ʊtɔːt͡ʃ] (IPA)

A blowtorch is a tool that uses a high-pressure flame to heat and melt metal or other materials. It is commonly used for welding, soldering, and plumbing tasks. Synonyms for blowtorch include propane torch, gas torch, welding torch, butane torch, and brazing torch. Depending on the specific task, one type of torch may be more suitable than another. For example, a propane torch provides a more intense flame than a butane torch, making it better for heavy-duty tasks. Similarly, a brazing torch has a wider, softer flame that is better for heating large surfaces evenly. Regardless of the specific synonym used, all blowtorches require careful handling and safety precautions to avoid accidents.

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What are the hypernyms for Blowtorch?

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    torch, crafting tool, heating device, welding equipment.

Usage examples for Blowtorch

He went to the rumble seat of his car and took out a blowtorch and a sledgehammer, ignited the torch and focused it on one edge of the leech.
"The Leech"
Phillips Barbee
The Consops cruiser was playing it safe, using its rocket exhaust as a great blowtorch to burn the surface of the asteroid clean of any possible life!
"Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet"
Harold Leland Goodwin
That made us think we might use it up to flavor a Welsh Rabbit, instead of the Worcestershire sauce, but we couldn't melt it with anything less than a blowtorch.
"The Complete Book of Cheese"
Robert Carlton Brown

Famous quotes with Blowtorch

  • I'm impaled on the blue flames of his blowtorch eyes, you see.
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