Boiler explosions

Rick A Mar 22, 2020

  1. Rick A

    Rick A TrainBoard Member

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    A few vintage publications about boiler explosions.

    The cause and preventive of steam boiler explosions ..1855 Harshman, Jacob
    https://archive.org/details/causepr...h/steamboat+explosions?q=steamboat+explosions


    Records of steam boiler explosions 1872 Marten, Edward Bindon
    https://archive.org/details/records.../search/boiler+explosions?q=boiler+explosions



    Steam-boiler Explosions, in Theory and in Practice 1887 Robert Henry Thurston

    https://archive.org/details/steambo.../search/boiler+explosions?q=boiler+explosions



    Steam boiler explosions 1890
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    Colburn, Zerah, 1832-1870

    https://archive.org/details/steambo.../search/boiler+explosions?q=boiler+explosions


     
  2. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Steam is amazing. The power contained within a boiler is fantastic. Some of the photos I have seen, of them after being hurled unbelievable distances- all that weight......
     

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