A steam locomotive is a rail vehicle that provides the force to move itself and other vehicles by means of the expansion of steam.: 80 It is fuelled by burning combustible material (usually coal, oil or – now rare – wood) to heat water in the locomotive's boiler to the point when it becomes gaseous and its volume increases 1,700 times. . Functionally, it is a steam engiRead More
Minimum efficiency requirements for boilers cover all capacities of packaged boilers. Maximum capacity — minimum and maximum ratings as provided for and allowed by the unit's controls. Includes oil-fired (residual). E c = Combustion efficiency (100 percent less flue losses). E t = Thermal efficiency. See referenced standard for detailedRead More
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