Selection of Papers by L.D. Porta Volume 3 - Steam Locomotive Boilers, Fireboxes and Combustion
Volume 3 of the papers of L.D. Porta from the Advanced Steam Trust, this one dealing with the production of steam.
There are 4 papers relating to Boilers, 7 papers relating to Fireboxes, and 8 papers relating to combustion, largely to the Gas Producer Combustion System.
291 pages with numerous drawings, tables and caluclations, plus some B&W photos.A4 format paperback. Huge amounts of challenging ideas for the steam engineer!