Sentence Examples


  • This steam condensing adds to the water in the pipe and naturally causes an overflow, which is led back to the boiler and re-used.
  • A boiler with horizontal sections is shown in fig.
  • 7 he torque exerted on the driving-axle by the steam engine just at starting may be that due to the full boiler pressure acting in the cylinders, but usually the weight on the coupled wheels is hardly sufficient to enable advantage to be taken of the full boiler pressure, and it has to be throttled down by the regulator to prevent slipping.
  • In the ordinary working of a hot-water apparatus the expansion pipe already referred to will prevent any overdue pressure occurring in the boiler; should, however, the pipes Safety become blocked in any way while the apparatus is valves.
  • The second group consists of experiments made on a boiler belonging to the Great Eastern Railway Company.