A Handbook on the Care and Management o Boilers. By KARL P. DAHLSTROM, M.E.
I. Firing and Economy of Fuel, - Precautions before and after starting the fire. care, of the fire, proper firing, draft, smoke, progress of firing, fuel on the grate, cleaning out, cleaning grate bars and ash pan, dampers, firing into two or more furnaces, dry fuel, loss of heat.
III. Low water and Foaming or Priming. - Precautions when water is low, foaming, priming.
IV. Steam Pressure . - Steam gauge, safety valves.
Cleaning the boiler, to examine the state of the boiler, blowing out, refilling the boiler.