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Water-tube boiler parts and Working Principle

Water Tube Boiler Diagram

In this article, we will learn about the High-Pressure water tube boiler definition, parts, and their functions, water tube boiler working principle and applications. Water-tube boiler Definition: A closed vessel in which water flowing inside the tubes and hot flue gas pass outside the tube is called a water tube …

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Boiler Economizer |HVAC Economizers

Boiler Economizer Diagram

The heat carried away through the flue gases from a boiler is very high. This flue gases thermal energy utilized to heat the feed water. Feedwater temperature increases with heat transfer from flue gases. “Therefore, a device use to heat the feed water with the help of exhaust flue gases …

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Boiler Explosion Causes and Preventions

Boiler Explosion

Boiler Explosion Causes: Boiler explosion occurs not only due to boiler accidents. Many other factors involved in a boiler explosion. Some of the main boiler explosion causes are the following: Design faults Construction faults Corrosion Unskilled boiler attendant Improper water treatment Boiler pressure increases from design pressure Overheating of tubes …

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Fire tube boiler vs Water tube boiler

Difference between fire tube boiler and water tube boiler

Fire tube boiler vs Water tube boiler Boiler is a closed vessel used to produce steam. Industrial boilers mainly can be classified as a fire tube and water tube boilers. The difference between fire tube boiler and water tube boiler depends on many factors. These factors include mode of firing, …

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Boiler Accessories and their functions

Boiler Accessories

The devices used in a Boiler as an integral part and help to run the Boiler efficiently are called  Boiler Accessories. Boiler accessories are optional in a boiler. Without Accessories, the boiler can produce steam with low efficiency. To increase the efficiency of the boiler, accessories are used. Boiler Accessories …

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Boiler Mountings and their functions

Boiler Mountings

Fittings on a Boiler which are required for its safe and efficient operation are called boiler mountings.  Mountings directly fitted with boiler and designer also provide specific space/area for specific mounting. A boiler cannot be operated without mountings. There are many types of boiler mountings, following are some important boiler …

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Essentials of a good boiler

Essentials of a good boiler

Essentials of a good boiler: A boiler is a closed vessel in which water converted into steam through the application of heat. Usually, boilers are coal or oil fired. A good boiler has some basic fundamentals/Essentials to minimize maintenance cost as well as operational cost. Essentials of a good boiler …

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Fire Tube Boiler

Fire Tube Boiler

What is Fire Tube Boiler: A boiler in which flames and hot gases produced during combustion pass through the tubes and water flowing outside the tube called fire tube boilers. Fire tube boiler is the most predominant boiler used for heating, commercial and industrial applications. These boilers are suitable for …

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Steam definition and its types

Steam

Steam: It is a vapor of water. It is invisible when pure and dry. Use as a working substance in operation of steam engines and turbines. It does not obey the laws of perfect gases until it is perfectly dry. It is a pure substance and it can be converted …

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Types of boiler with examples

Types of Boiler

TYPES OF BOILER: Different types of boiler used in various industries for different purposes. Types of boiler depending on boiler capacity, steam pressure, and other parameters. Here types of Boilers can be classified as: 1. Types of Boiler according to contents in the tube: Fire tube boiler Water tube boiler …

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