Handbook for Gas Engineers & Managers

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Contents

Chief kinds of Coal
11
Analyses of Coals
18
Specific Gravity of Coal
24
Gas Production
31
Retorts
38
Heating of Retorts
48
Inclined Retorts
56
Vertical Retorts
69
Notes on Lime
174
Gasholder Tanks
187
Gasholders
208
Governors
234
WroughtIron and Steel Main Pipes
248
Electrolysis of Main and Service Pipes
261
Discharge of Gas through Main Pipes
276
Service Pipes and Fittings
290

Retort StackBracing
77
Retort House Tools and Appliances
88
Carburetted Water Gas
99
Condensation
105
Exhausters
122
WasherScrubbers
138
Use of Air in Purification
156
High Pressure Lighting
305
Arithmetical and Algebraical Signs
523
Weights and Measures
533
French Weights and MeasuresDecimal System
539
Money Tables
545
509
559

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