Pankaj Mishra

Pankaj Mishra is a blogger by passion and Mechanical Engineer by profession. He has completed his B.Tech degree in mechanical engineering in the year 2015. He loves to share his knowledge and help others.

Loeffler Boiler – Construction, Working with Diagram

Loeffler Boiler is a forced circulation, high pressure, and water tube boiler with an internally fired furnace. In this boiler, the 2/3 of superheated steam is used to evaporate the water in the evaporating drum, and the remaining 1/3 of the steam from the superheater is used by the turbine. A steam circulating pump is …

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Locomotive Boiler – Construction Working and Application with Diagram

Locomotive boiler is a horizontal drum axis, multi-tubular, natural circulation, artificial draft, forced circulation, mobile, medium pressure, solid fuel fired fire tube boiler with an internally fired furnace. It is used in railway locomotive engines and in marine. It is a mobile boiler and has a high steam generation rate. Construction or Main  Parts The …

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Lamont Boiler – Main Parts, Working, Advantages and Disadvantages with Diagram

What is Lamont Boiler? Lamont boiler is a high pressure, forced circulation, water tube boiler with internally fired furnace. An external pump is used to circulate the water within small diameter water tubes of the boiler. This boiler was invented by Walter Douglas La-Mont in the year 1925. At that time this boiler was invented …

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Benson Boiler – Construction, Working Principle and Advantages with Diagram

What is Benson Boiler? Benson Boiler is a high pressure, drumless, supercritical, water tube steam boiler with forced circulation. This boiler was invented in the year 1922 by Mark Benson. This boiler is a supercritical boiler in which the feed water is compressed to a supercritical pressure and this prevents the formation of bubbles in …

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Cochran Boiler – Main Parts, Working, Advantages and Disadvantages

What is Cochran Boiler? Cochran Boiler is a vertical drum axis, natural circulation, natural draft, low pressure, multi-tubular, solid fuel fired, fire tube boiler with internally fired furnace. It is the modified form of a simple vertical boiler. In this boiler, the fire tubes are placed horizontally. The efficiency of this boiler is much better …

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What is Babcock and Wilcox Boiler ? – Complete Explanation

In this article, you will learn about Babcock and Wilcox Boiler- Main parts, working, advantages, and disadvantages with the application. This boiler is generally used to produce high pressure steam, and this high-pressure steam is used to produce electricity in power generation industries. It is also used in the area where high pressure steam is …

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Difference Between Impulse and Reaction Turbine

In this article, we will discuss all the major difference between impulse and reaction turbine. Both types of turbine are used in power plants for the generation of electricity. Instead of their same work of producing electricity, they are differing from each other in much respect. Here we will discuss various differences among them in detail. …

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Types of Wind Turbines – Horizontal Axis and Vertical Axis Wind Turbines

In this article we will learn about different types of wind turbines with their advantages and disadvantages and difference between them. Basically the turbines are used to convert the wind energy into electrical energy with the help of a generator. It extracts the energy from the wind and converts it into mechanical energy and then …

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