Steam boiler explosions 1890

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cause and preventive of steam boiler explosions 1855

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The cause and preventive of steam boiler explosions ..1855
by Harshman, Jacob. [from old catalog]


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Steam boiler explosions 1890

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Steam boiler explosions 1890
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Steam boiler explosions, in theory and in practice 1887

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Steam boiler explosions, in theory and in practice; 1887
by Thurston, Robert Henry


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Re: Steam boiler explosions 1890

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Post of the boiler failures noted in these book causes by poor feedwater (water used in boiler) used in the boiler. It was very dirty and baked to the fire tubes, the chemicals in the water cooked out and became solid matter in the which could not be blown blow out, if used at all, talked are fire tube boilers which which are the most dangerous kind of boiler. Basically feedwater was very low knowledge and was done by trail and error. The change over to water tube boiler boilers and improved knowledge and practice in feedwater treatment reduced most of the boiler failures to a safer level.

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