The Locomotive Engine

The Locomotive Engine

The English have always used glass gauge - tubes in addition to the three gauge - cocks , but one tried on an engine on the Maine road broke in the first trial . To stand the action of the steam , the interior of the tube should be ...

Author: Zerah Colburn

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044092009315

Category: Locomotives

Page: 120

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The Student s Guide to the Locomotive Engine

The Student s Guide to the Locomotive Engine

THE STUDENT'S GUIDE TO THE LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE . CHAPTER I. GENERAL OBSERVATIONS ON LOCOMOTIVE ENGINES . 1. A short Description of a Locomotive Engine . — A locomotive engine is a steam engine with two cylinders , formed on the high ...

Author: E. Flachat

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044092000553

Category: Locomotives

Page: 142

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The Locomotive Engine

The Locomotive Engine

Stationary steam engines are applied to a vast variety of purposes, but locomotives are only required for one kind of work. A cotton manufacturer negotiating for a steam engine, would not care to know how many feet of lumber were sawed, ...

Author: Zerah Colburn

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 9783845711744

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

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Dieses Buch aus dem Jahr 1873 wurde geschrieben, als dampfbetriebene Motoren den Regelfall im Schienenverkehr darstellten. Es beschreibt daher unnachahmlich, wie solche Motoren berechnet und konstruiert werden, und beschäftigt sich überdies auch mit deren Betrieb und Wartung. Es handelt sich hierbei um eine englischsprachige Ausgabe.
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Who Invented the Locomotive Engine

Who Invented the Locomotive Engine

I should not have troubled you with the preceding exposition of facts , but in your lectures you stated that Mr. Stephenson was the father of the locomotive engine . Now , I do not wish to detract one iota from the celebrity to which ...

Author: Oswald Dodd Hedley

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433004623926

Category: Locomotives

Page: 92

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Recent Practice in the Locomotive Engine

Recent Practice in the Locomotive Engine

Being a Supplement to "Railway Machinery" Comprising the Latest English Improvements, and a Treatise on the Locomotive Engines of the United States Daniel Kinnear Clark, Zerah Colburn. LIST OF PLATES . The Plates are numbered in ...

Author: Daniel Kinnear Clark

Publisher: Glasgow : Blackie

ISBN: ONB:+Z161523907

Category: Locomotives

Page: 84

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The locomotive engine popularly explained

The locomotive engine popularly explained

ROYAL DECREE POR PROVING STEAM - ENGINE BOILERS . ... Considering that tubular boilers of locomotive engines may safely be exposed to less rigorous proof , on the report of our Minister of the Public Works , we have decreed , “ Article ...

Author: William Templeton (engineer.)

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ISBN: OXFORD:600051236

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A Rudimentary Treatise on the Locomotive Engine in All Its Phases

A Rudimentary Treatise on the Locomotive Engine in All Its Phases

Light engines , Adams ' , 130 , 138 . Link - motion , 108 . Liverpool and Manchester Railway competition for locomotives , 13 . “ Liverpool , ” the , 123 . Locomotive engine , Stephenson's patent , 16 .

Author: George Drysdale Dempsey

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015063992781

Category: Locomotives

Page: 150

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The Locomotive Engine Including a Description of Its Structure Rules for Estimating Its Capabilities and Practical Observations on Its Construction and Management

The Locomotive Engine  Including a Description of Its Structure  Rules for Estimating Its Capabilities  and Practical Observations on Its Construction and Management

There can properly be no such expression as the horse power of a locomotive . The difference between a stationary and a locomotive engine , is such that while the former raises load , or overcomes any directly opposing resistance ...

Author: Zerah COLBURN (Engineer.)

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ISBN: BL:A0017417681

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Page: 120

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The Locomotive Engine Popularly Explained and Illustrated by Lithographic Designs

The Locomotive Engine Popularly Explained  and Illustrated by Lithographic Designs

ROYAL DECREE POR PROVING STEAM - ENGINE BOILERS . ... “ Considering that tubular boilers of locomotive engines may safely be exposed to less rigorous proof , on the report of our Minister of the Public Works , we have decreed ...

Author: William Templeton

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ISBN: UOM:39015020150887

Category: Electronic book

Page: 100

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Categories: Electronic book