boiler tube

boiler tube

[′bȯil·ər ‚tüb]
(mechanical engineering)
One of the tubes in a boiler that carry water (water-tube boiler) to be heated by the high-temperature gaseous products of combustion or that carry combustion products (fire-tube boiler) to heat the boiler water that surrounds them.
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Development of high corrosion resistant coating from thermal spraying is more popular for boiler tube.
Among specific cases are the collapse of a girder launcher, excessive pin wear in a tin mining dredge, damage to a transformer due to water ingress, boiler tube failure at an oil palm mill, and corrosion under the insulation of a metal-based roof.
Meanwhile supply of 350 MW from Pakgen power plant has been suspended to the national grid station due to boiler tube leakage
clamping welding end prep tool for boiler tube work on stainless steel and other highly alloyed tubes with overlays.
Additionally, each insert is designed to fit a specific boiler tube size.
The revised publication, according to IndustrialMRO officials grew by 35% last year with the addition of over 70 glass manufacturers, commercial, safety and industrial glass fabricators offering complete replacement, repair and custom fabricating services for industrial facilities, commercial buildings, educational & correctional institutions, retail storefronts, boiler tube, automotive, residential and other markets.
Besides, the unit provides the optional boiler tube oxide/scale feature to measure the oxide/scale build-up inside boiler tubes and EMAT capability to measure the wall thickness of boiler tube thickness without the need to remove external scale built-up.
Preventive maintenance to eliminate soot buildup also reduces the presence of acids and scaling that cause boiler tube corrosion and leaks which are expensive to repair.
Last night it warned of the potential loss of another 2 TWh because of fresh delays, which came after inspections indicated a higher-than-expected level of boiler tube cracking.
Featuring the Millhog[R] brand, this catalog includes a full line of welding end prep tools and abrasive saws for cutting and machining pipe, boiler tube panels, and large tanks and vessels.
Using a short spectral range thermal imaging camera fitted with a specific filter at regular intervals offers a practical means of predicting boiler tube failure without the need to shut the boiler down.
The APS-438 saw features reinforced fiberglass blades that are designed to cut water wall boiler tube panels up to 4 3/8 in.