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CHAPTER PAGE I General Remarks on Turbines
History of the Steam Turbine
History op the Parsons Steam Turbine
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absolute velocity Adiabatic Expansion arranged B.Sc boiler bucket C. A. Parsons centre centrifugal centrifugal governor chamber CHEMISTRY College condenser condensing steam turbine cos2 Crown 8vo cylinder D.Sc Diagrams diameter disc driving efficiency Electric ELEMENTARY entropy exhaust fixed and moving fluid friction gearing governor Greenwood and Batley heat Illus Illustrations increase isothermal compression kilowatts kinetic energy Laval Steam Turbine Laval Turbine lever LL.D load low-pressure turbines machine Medium 8vo moving blades nozzles obtained Parsons Turbine passage patent PHYSIOLOGY pipe Plates power shaft PRACTICAL Professor propeller-shafts propellers pulleys pump reciprocating engines represented reversing turbines revolutions per minute rings of blades Royal 8vo saturated steam set of vanes shown in Fig shows speed of rotation steam consumption steam passes STRENGTH OF MATERIALS Stumpf superheating supplied TABLE temperature tions TREATISE Turbine Dynamo turbine spindle turbine wheel Turbinia Turbo-alternator vacuum valve vessel water turbine