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by dampfspieler
Sun Nov 29, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: And Now for the Twin
Replies: 96
Views: 38643

Re: And Now for the Twin

Hello Mike,

will you also fit a gunmetal sliding plate inside the crossheads?

Best Dietrich
by dampfspieler
Sun Nov 01, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: My column-style steamengine
Replies: 74
Views: 18355

Re: My column-style steamengine

Hello,

the condenser is mounted. The stand with inner clamp.
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The engine with mounted condenser.
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Best dietrich
by dampfspieler
Sun Nov 01, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: My column-style steamengine
Replies: 74
Views: 18355

Re: My column-style steamengine

Hello,

the condensers stand is ready. I have made it from 2 mm-brass sheet.
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The stand

The connection hose between the condenser and condensate pump with receiver.
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Best dietrich
by dampfspieler
Thu Oct 29, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Steam engine from the North Caucasus
Replies: 71
Views: 6228

Re: Steam engine from the North Caucasus

Hello,

looks very very good. Are there any oil grooves in the columns or will you machine them?

Best Dietrich
by dampfspieler
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: My column-style steamengine
Replies: 74
Views: 18355

Re: My column-style steamengine

Hello Mike,
... Salvaging a used one may not be the best idea,
you are right. It is a new one and and was very inexpensive ;) ;) .

Best Dietrich
by dampfspieler
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: My column-style steamengine
Replies: 74
Views: 18355

Re: My column-style steamengine

Hello Peter, ... I must have missed your explanation of the condenser details. no, i have it not posted. I have used a plate heat exchanger. Its data: Operating temperature: -190 to +225 ° C Plates: 40 Connections: F1 / F2 / F3 / F4 = 3/4 inch Flow rate (max.): 4 m³ / h Exchange area: 0.92 m² Operat...
by dampfspieler
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: My column-style steamengine
Replies: 74
Views: 18355

Re: Condenser-Lagging ready

Hello,

the condenser mounted on a trial basis. It will be attached to the engine with a stainless steel bracket and two brass clips.

The dummy of the bracket to check the dimensions.
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Dietrich
by dampfspieler
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:42 am
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: My column-style steamengine
Replies: 74
Views: 18355

Condenser-Lagging ready

Hello,

the Condenser lagging is finished. The front- and rear covers are made from 1 mm-brass sheets and were brushed.
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Dietrich
by dampfspieler
Thu Oct 08, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: SPIRAX SARCO - The Boiler House
Replies: 1
Views: 257

SPIRAX SARCO - The Boiler House

Hello, i have found an interesting page for answering a lot of questions in accordance with steam and steam boilers SPIRAX SARCO - THE BOILER HOUSE . I was searching for solutions for direct water level control principles and controls because the benefits of indirect water level control on a steam b...
by dampfspieler
Sun Oct 04, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Hot wells
Replies: 14
Views: 1328

Re: Hot wells

Hello Kelly,

a very attractive job. Can you offer some more details like inner and pipe layout, type of filters and seller of them?

Best Dietrich