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Steam generation

  1. Apr 6, 2015 #1

    y2j

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    How can one control the flow rate and the pressure of the outlet steam from the Boiler of steam engine
     
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  3. Apr 6, 2015 #2

    jedishrfu

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  4. Apr 6, 2015 #3

    y2j

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    THANKS
    I would like to built a small electrical boiler to generate steam
    the outlet steam (must be at a specified pressure and flow rate ) from boiler can use in another purposes.
    Anyone can give me an idea about the "control of the flow rate and the pressure of the out steam "
    thanks again
     
  5. Apr 7, 2015 #4

    OmCheeto

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    That would be done with a devise called a valve. The valve of course, would have to be controlled by devices that sense pressure and flow rate.

    ps. Are you building a steam driven car?
     
  6. Apr 7, 2015 #5

    y2j

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    what is the name of these devises of "pressure and flow rate."

    I will design and manufacturing a prototype of power plant.
     
  7. Apr 7, 2015 #6

    OmCheeto

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  8. Apr 7, 2015 #7

    y2j

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    really
    I mean a device that keep the pressure and flow rate at constant value not to their measure
     
  9. Apr 7, 2015 #8

    OmCheeto

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    As I said, it's called a valve.

    But without measuring devices, this requires a constant pressure source, and a constant steam absorbing load.
     
  10. Apr 7, 2015 #9

    jim hardy

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    spend some time familiarizing yourself with the terminology and devices.

    Here's the site of an old line steam equipment supplier.
    http://armstrongflow.com.au/
     
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