Model Boilers And Boiler Making by Karl Noble Harris

By Karl Noble Harris

9 chapters masking normal concerns and rules, potency, layout gains and basic proportions.

Considers sorts of boiler, tools of building, flanging & forming plates, mountings & fittings, commencing, annealing, riveting, fuels and firing tools, boiler mountings, safeguard valves, water gauges, strain gauges, cease valves, steam fountains, clack valves, blow-down valves, regulators, domes, steam creditors and separators, trying out version boilers, try out pressures, tools of trying out, tube proportions (spacing and format, superheaters and feedwater heaters), version locomotive-type boilers, and boiler designs. comprises the tables: houses of saturated steam, calorific values of varied fuels, tube circumferences and floor components, and so forth, gauges and weights of sheet copper, prompt screw threads for pipes and fittings, power of around copper remains, safeguard valve sizes, houses of J.M.C silver brazing alloys, boiler evaporation figures.

Many Machinist initiatives, would get advantages from analyzing this book.

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3. Sectioi field tube Fig. 3-9: Vertical field tube, no firebox. ” crowned ‘* bottom Note crowned k$ottom to allow sloped field tubes to sit square to plate Fig. 3-9: Vertical with firebox field tube 40 MODEL BOILERS AND BOILERMAKING Welded filled i wCth ‘/2”D -Outer shall is a steel pressing wrapped outside with high tensile steal tape y Fig. 3-10: Stanley multi-tubular it could be fired by a silent type petrol or paraffin burner, but is really more suitable for spirit or gas king. This boiler, too, should comfortably produce 1 cu.

In such a case screws must perforce be used, and they should always be of either gunmetal or Monel metal, never brass (unless it is known to be of high grade rolled or drawn type). Calculations for strength for end or circumferential joints are quite simple. Consider a cylindrical boiler 5 in. diameter inside (its length does not affect the question). The area of a 5 in. diameter circle is 19% sq. in. We wish to work the boiler at 100 lb. per sq. 6 x 100 lb. = 1,960 lb. Therefore we must provide rivets or screws of sufficient total cross section to carry this load with our agreed factor of safety of 8.

The halfway house, with brazed firebox, flues and water tubes (if any) and an outer shell riveted and soft soldered is an excellent compromise for those with limited experience and equipment. argely wasted effort. Quite apart from this, many ol them are of such complicated design and construction as to put them quite outside the realm of practical working propositions in model form. What will be done will be to describe the more important types likely to be of practical interest to model engineers.

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