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Marine Boiler-safe working pressure after finding pitting marks

by renjith_p
Tags: boilersafe, marine, marks, pitting, pressure, working
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renjith_p
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Aug10-11, 08:56 AM
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On finding pitting on a water tube marine boiler, after inspection, how do i check for its safe operating pressure? Would it be safe to fire it and bring it up to its design pressure as stated by the maker?
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Aug10-11, 10:21 AM
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I wouldn't operate this boiler without obtaining a thorough inspection of the unit from a reputable boiler inspection authority.


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