... compound engines to be able to use both sides, each as a single cylinder engine, in that case a reducing valve is put between the steam range and the low -pressure cylinder. It is a very common fault on the part of engineers to make reducing valves much too large for the amount of steam ... Professor R. C. Carpenter made a series of tests of six steam separators, furnishing them with steam containinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The "Engineering" and Electric Traction Pocketbook|
|Author||:||Sir Philip Dawson|