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hoppercar
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Re: Pump

Post by hoppercar » Fri Nov 09, 2018 7:42 am

How did we go from talking about a moes pump to hydrostatic testing ???

Steve Bratina
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Re: Pump

Post by Steve Bratina » Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:05 am

It is a website. Over time, man has developed short attention spans. We no longer have the ability to stay on topic for very long. As to your question, Moe is spelled M O E.

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Re: Pump

Post by NP317 » Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:46 am

Steve Bratina wrote:
Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:05 am
It is a website. Over time, man has developed short attention spans. We no longer have the ability to stay on topic for very long. As to your question, Moe is spelled M O E.
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Steam Engine Dan
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Re: Pump

Post by Steam Engine Dan » Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:28 pm

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hey moe, nyuck nyuck nyuck
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Kimball McGinley
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Re: Pump

Post by Kimball McGinley » Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:29 pm

Seems like the rear tube sheet shot forward, carrying the tubes and flues with it?

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Builder01
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Re: Pump

Post by Builder01 » Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:55 pm

Kimball McGinley wrote:
Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:29 pm
Seems like the rear tube sheet shot forward, carrying the tubes and flues with it?
Why would the rear tube sheet go forward during a failure?

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Re: Pump

Post by Bill Shields » Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:18 pm

because it can?????

perhaps better than going to the rear (from an engineer's standpoint)….

This has migrated to what it is...perhaps to support the concept of 'you can never have too many ways to put water in a boiler'.....

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