S-A Conveyor Volume 94-114

S-A Conveyor Volume 94-114

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...on a structural steel frame and is conveniently located in order that the operator may read the scale from the boiler room floor level. The weigh liopper is shown on page l0 and this illustration clearly indicates the manner in which the coal is delivered to the stoker magazines. One of the practical conveniences which is characteristic of weigh hopper service is that coal may be drawn from one end of the bunker and discharged into a stoker at some distance from the point of loading. In the operation of weigh hoppers it is propelled along the track by means of a hand chain. Both the gates for the coal bunker and the gate for the weigh hopper are operated from the floor level. An installation of this character provides an equipment whereby the coal may be mechanically conveyed from the point where it is dumped from the railway cars to the stoker where it is burned, with practically no hand labor. Installations for plants of similar capacity may be designed to operate with equal success. S-A engineers have a vast amount of data applying to diversified material ' handling machinery which can be applied to practically any problem. The sales engineering service for the Zanesville VI/ater Works job was rendered thru the Pittsburgh branch office of the Stephens-Adamson Mfg. Co. S-A Coal Handling Machinery in Eastern Industrial Plant LAEoR-SAviNG MACHINERY INsTALLED IN FAcToRv BUILDING UNDER DIFFICULT CoNDITIoNs I HERE are always certain prob lems attendant to the design of equipment where the installation is to be made in a new structure. The problems, however, incident to the design of machinery for installation in old buildings often require particularly expert treatment. The buildings, foundations, walls, roof trusses and many other items of...show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123676644X
  • 9781236766441