A device used on some types of vacuum-style milking machines. The unit regulates the operation of a vaccum milking bucket. Pulsators can be prone to failure due to overfilling of a vacuum bucket, thus requiring periodic overhauls.

Pul*sa"tor (?), n. [L.]


A beater; a striker.

2. Mech.

That which beats or throbs in working.


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