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BOILER BUILDING + Other Projects by STEAMHEATON
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« Reply #420 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 8:51pm »
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this pic shows both backhead washouts welded on .

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« Reply #421 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 8:58pm »
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this pic shows  backhead washouts , the back side  with sealwelds.

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« Reply #422 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:00pm »
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boiler side view with checkvalve holes on firemans side.

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« Reply #423 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:04pm »
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this is the seal weld  on bottom of barrel washout.

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« Reply #424 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:07pm »
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this pic shows checkvalve first weld firemans side.

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« Reply #425 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:09pm »
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pic shows  bar stock used to hold  coupling from behind . this keeps it flush on the inside.

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« Reply #426 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:13pm »
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this pic shows second coupling with a pipe nipple  threaded in  as a handle , while tack welding them in.

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« Reply #427 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:16pm »
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this is the first weld on the second check valve  coupling.

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« Reply #428 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:34pm »
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pic of seal welds on checkvalves.

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« Reply #429 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:36pm »
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boiler side view with 2 check valves fireman side.

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« Reply #430 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:38pm »
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pic of eng side check valve.

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« Reply #431 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:40pm »
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safety valve layout with 2 couplings next next to marks.

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« Reply #432 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:42pm »
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pic of first safety valve hole cut out, with hole saw.

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« Reply #433 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:43pm »
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pic of second hole with hole saw.

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« Reply #434 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:46pm »
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pic of 2 holes for safety valves

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« Reply #435 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:56pm »
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pic of first safety coupling welded, and second  one beveled.

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« Reply #436 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 9:58pm »
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pic of  1 welded second  one half welded.

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« Reply #437 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 10:00pm »
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both safety couplings welded with pipe plugs to protect threads.

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« Reply #438 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 10:01pm »
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safety valve seal welds.

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« Reply #439 on: Jun 22nd, 2008, 10:04pm »
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pic of blow down coupling with first pass.

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