Indicator Practice and Steam-engine Economy: With Plain Directions for Attaching the Indicator, Taking Diagrams, [etc.] Also Tables, and an Outline of Current Practice in Testing Steam-engines and Boilers
J. Wiley & sons, 1885 - 184 pages
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00 Thurston's 80 pounds admission-line Area in square atmospheric line automatic cut-off back-pressure boiler boiler-pressure calculated cent clearance clearance-space coal burned compression condensing engine cord cross-head cubic foot cylinder Descriptive Geometry diagram was taken Diameter Area distance economy equal evaporation exhaust-closure exhaust-opening exhaust-valve expansion-curve expansion-line Fahrenheit feet fly-wheel friction gine gram heat heat of combustion Heat-units per pound high speed higher horse-power per hour increase initial expansion initial pressure instance latent heat leaks length less lever line of counter-pressure Linear Perspective loss mean effective pressure measured Mechanics miles per hour morocco motion multiplied non-condensing engine pencil pipe piston piston-speed point of cut-off pound of water pounds of coal pounds per square pounds pressure practice pres reduced represented result return stroke revolutions per minute spring square inch steam-chest steam-engine steam-line steam-pressure steam-valve stroke temperature terminal pressure theoretical curve throttling vacuum weight
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