Steamboats by Lars Josefsson

Steamboats

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Steamships versus Steamboats
If her length is 12 meters or more and her beam is 4 meters or more then she is a Steamship otherwise she is a Steamboat.

Danish Steamboats

Steamboat Hjejlen Scotch marine boiler and a twin oscillating cylinders steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Thor

German Steamboats

Steamboat Fluth water-tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Heihoo Vertical smoke tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine
Steamboat Horus water-tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Iris Vertical fire-tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Petit Four Vertical fire-tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.
Steamboat Swan Vesta Vertical fire-tube marine boiler.Singel cylinder steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Norwegian Steamboats

Steamboat Engebret Soot Scotch fire-tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine with Klug's valve-gear
Steamboat Prøven Vertical fire-tube marine boiler. Compound marine steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Swedish Steamboats

Steamboat Agnes Vertical marine boiler.
Steamboat Alma water-tube boiler.
Steamboat Bäsinge Scotch fire-tube marine boiler with with one funace.
Steamboat Forsvik Locomotive type marine boiler.
Steamboat Gerda fire-tube marine boiler with one furnace.
Steamboat Herbert Scotch fire-tube marine boiler with one furnace.
Steamboat Lagaholm Oil-fired fire-tube marine boiler.
Steamboat Munter Vertical fire-tube marine boiler with one furnace.
Steamboat Nossan Vertical fire-tube marine boiler.
Steamboat Robert Scotch fire-tube marine boiler with one funace.
Steamboat Runn
Steamboat Spiggen marine boiler with one furnace.
Steamboat Thor Wood- and coal-fired fire-tube boiler with one furnace.
Steamboat Borgsund Vertical fire-tube marine boiler.
Steamboat Elsa Vertical fire-tube marine boiler.
Steamboat Ewa water-tube boiler.
Steamboat Stjärn Single cylinder steam engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Swiss Steamboats

Steamboat Liberty Belle water-tube boiler.
Steamboat Sirius Three-pass fire-tube boiler with one coal fired furnace. Four cylinder.
Steamboat Waldstätter water-tube boiler with one oil-fired furnaces.

US Steamboats

Steamboat Margaret S
Steamboat Mascot


Steamships and steamboats Navbars

British Steamships
Danish Steamships
Finnish Steamships
German Steamships
Italian Steamships
Netherlandish Steamships
Norwegian Steamships
Spanish Steamships
Swedish Steamships
Swiss Steamships
US Steamships

Steamships propulsion

Steamships propulsion introduction
Compound steam engines
Triple steam engines
Quadruple steam engines

Steam-engines valve-gears

Caprotti valve-gear
Carlsund thread
Flodman's valve-gear
Gooch valve-gear
Hackworth's valve-gear
Klug's valve-gear
Stephenson's link motion
Stompf unidirectional

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 Merchant marine has since the beginning of the steamship era used steam boilers; in the beginning for vessels propulsion but nowadays mostly for other purposes.
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

Windows programs

FUEL OIL Calculation Program
UNITS Conversion Program