Swiss Steamboats by Lars Josefsson

Steamboats from Switzerland

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Steamboat Liberty Belle Water tube boiler, type Lune-Valley. Twin cylinder steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Sirius Three-pass fire tube boiler with one coal fired furnace. Four cylinder, double steeple compound steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Waldstätter Water tube boiler with one oil-fired furnaces. Twin oscillating cylinders steam engine.
Steamship Ukkopekka Triple expansion engine with Stephenson's link-motion. Marine triple expansion steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam boilers

Boiler Questions
Marine steam boilers alarm and trip functions The most important alarm and trip functions on marine steam boilers.
Marine boiler control automatic An easy way to find out if your marine steam boiler control system lights up the first burner safely.
Marine boiler Control The very best way to get redundancy in a marine steam boiler plant would be to have two completely independent one boiler control systems.
Marine boiler Safety marine steam boiler plants require adequate control systems to raise steam, maintain design conditions for steady steaming, secure the boiler units and detect promptly malfunctions and failures.
Fail-safe, Marine boiler control Fail-safe; any predictable failure must result in a safe situation.
Marine steam boilers Steam and Water Steam flow diagram for an exhaust gas boiler and two oil-fired auxiliary Marine marine steam boilers.
Marine steam boilers Heavy Fuel Oil Fuel Oil flow diagram for two oil-fired auxiliary marine marine steam boilers
Marine steam boilers water level control Sophisticated methods are required for a steam-boiler with high steam production and relatively small water volume.
Two marine boiler operations Keeping a slave steam-boiler pressurized in a two boiler system.
Marine steam boilers HFO firing How to burn marine bunker oil.
Marine steam boilers Smoke Density Meter A plant that never shows traces of smoke at the funnel is not burning the fuel efficiently.
Steam boilers Waste oil firing in marine steam boilers Is the sludge a waste oil just to get rid of or is it a valuable fuel?
Heat transfer media: steam, oil and water A comparison between the heat transfer media
Heat transfer media: steam, oil and water A comparison between the heat transfer media

Windows programs

FUEL OIL Calculation Program
UNITS Conversion Program