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" H, which is forced open by the pressure of the steam when first admitted, and is conveyed by a pipe into a cistern communicating with the boiler. "
The Elements of Hydrostatics and Hydrodynamics - Page 72
by William Hallows Miller - 1831 - 95 pages
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The Elements of Mechanics, Including Hydrostatics: with Numerous Examples

Samuel Newth - 1864 - 392 pages
...in C is opened, and the piston ascends as before. The water in the cylinder escapes by the valve H, which is forced open by the pressure of the steam when first admitted, and is conveyed by a pipe into a cistern communicating with the boiler. 256. THE SINGLE-ACTING STEAM-ENGINE....
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The Elements of Natural Philosophy; Or, An Introduction to the Study of the ...

Golding Bird, Charles Brooke - 1867 - 894 pages
...cylinder and condenses the steam, leaving a vacuum below M ; and since the pressure of the atmosphere on H is equal to twice the weight of H, M will descend...by the pressure of the steam when first admitted. 456. Watt's Steam-engine.— AB, Fig. 314, is a hollow cylinder closed at both ends : j, o F is a lever,...
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The elements of mechanics; including hydrostatics

Samuel Newth - 1879 - 370 pages
...in C is opened, and the piston ascends as before. The water in the cylinder escapes by the valve H., which is forced open by the pressure of the steam when first admitted, and is conveyed by a pipe into a cistern communicating with the boiler. 331. THE SINGLE-ACTING STEAM-ENGINE....
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