Boiler Maker Volume 16

Boiler Maker Volume 16

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...States." There is no doubt about that, but I am trying to enforce this law and must do it. Shop inspection, I think, is the real thing. In Ontario we haven't got the annual inspection of steam boilers yet. /Ve inspect all new boilers and all boilers sold or exchanged for subsequent use as a steam boiler. In reference to boilers made in the United States or outside of the Province of Ontario, we will accept the shop inspection of any person, any inspector of any of the States of the United States or any inspector employed by an insurance company authorized to inspect boilers in the United States, but that inspection is not to be an individual inspection; the inspection must be made and the inspector must fill out our shop inspection report sheet and it is forwarded to our office and examined there, and if it is found to comply with the specifications the certificate is issued in the regular way. MR. LUCK: In regard to the manufacturer of Massachusetts standard boilers, the inspectors first inspect the plates; they look for the heat number and they look for the brand and the tensile strength of material in the plates. Then, after the plates are punched and rolled, they look at them again, see that the holes are punched under size, again see that the holes are reamed, that the plates are planed; then after the boiler is finished they see the hydrostatic test applied. After the data sheet is filled out, the inspector personally signs his name on the data sheet and the data sheet comes to our ofiice, or is supposed to, before the boiler leaves the shop. The remainder of the Tuesday morning session was given over to routine business and an executive session. On Tuesday afternoon the members of the association and their guests visited the...
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  • Paperback | 344 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 617g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236898907
  • 9781236898906