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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Reciprocating Pump Working

Reciprocating Pump

Reciprocating Pump Definition: The reciprocating pump is a positive displacement pump works on the principle of a reversing piston motion within a cylinder. During suction stroke, it sucks liquid and during discharge or return stroke, delivers liquid under pressure. One way valve installed on both suction and delivery side to …

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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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Globe Valve

Globe Valve

Globe Valve: Globe valve is a linear motion valve. It is used to stop, start and regulation of working fluid. Globe valve has the same components as a gate valve with different arrangements. In a globe valve, flow control accomplished through a plug or disc. This plug or disc seat on …

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Positive Displacement Pump

Positive Displacement Pump

Positive Displacement Pump Working Principle: Positive displacement pump trap liquid at the suction of the pump and pushes that quantity of liquid out to the discharge of the pump. The pressure produced by a positive displacement pump depends upon the amount of force exerted on the piston. Positive displacement pump …

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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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Pump Troubleshooting Guide Chart

Pump Troubleshooting

Pump Troubleshooting: The pump is a mechanical device which is commonly used for different industrial purposes with continuous operation. At pump startup or during operation of the pump, many troubles founds which are disturbing pump normal operation. Here are the common pump troubleshooting and faults of the centrifugal pumps, Reciprocating …

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Types of valves and Classifications

Types of Valves

Types of Valves: Due to various environments, system fluids and system conditions in which the valve operates, many types of valves have been developed. Each type of valve is design to meet some special requirements. Here are the various types of valves. 1. Types of valves according to function: According …

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Centrifugal Pump Working Principle

Centrifugal Pump

Centrifugal Pump Working Principle: Centrifugal pump uses centrifugal force to transfer fluid (Liquid & gas) from one pressure to higher pressure or one place to another place with the help of pressure difference. Fluid enters the pump at the center of the impeller. The rotating action exactly flings (throws) the …

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Parts of valve and Components

Parts of valve: Parts of valve are very necessary to understand the working of a valve. Different valves use in an industry for different purposes. Regardless of valve types, the following are the basic parts of the valve. Parts of Valve Body: Valve body is also known as a shell, which …

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