This manual is applicable to steam turbines and reciprocating engines and begins with a review of the duties of all unlicensed engine room personnel. The succeeding sections provide a detailed description of the oil burning installation, fire fighting equipment, steam theory and boiler construction, superheaters, economizers, reciprocating engines, lubrication, pumps, condensers, valves and deck machinery. A brief description of the hydraulic steering system, refrigeration plant and electrical generators is included. The final section consists of power plant definitions and the use of the micrometer.

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    NMU Upgrading and Retraining School

    346 West 17th Street
    New York, NY  United States  10011
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  • Pagination: 65 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00138705
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: NMU Upgrading and Retraining School
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 15 1976 12:00AM