Steam power
A steam engine is a heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as its working fluid.Using boiling water to produce mechanical motion goes back over 2000 years, but early devices were not pr...
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These Tiny Steampunk Sculptures Made Of Old Watches Are Spectacular
Sue Beatrice, a New Jersey-based artist and owner of All Natural Arts, has an uncanny talent. She can create spectacularly intricate steampunk sculptures of old watches. Her creates are made completel...
Artist Makes Sculptures Out of Old Watch Parts
Open up a watch and you'll find a tiny intricate world of gears and metal. Artist Susan Beatrice appreciates the beauty of watch innards and uses them as the main medium in her work. Her series, calle...
Bubble, Bubble … Boiling On The Double
The boiling of water is at the heart of many industrial processes, from the operation of electric power plants to chemical processing and desalination. But the details of what happens on a hot surface...
14 Fashions That Put The Steam In Steampunk
Hope you've got your brass-studded goggles ready; you're about to be blown away by some swell steampunk looks from Steampunk'd, premiering August 19 at 10/9c on GSN.
Steampunk day at the festival "Open Worlds"
On the last weekend of the festival were representatives of the various subcultures. Today we will talk about one of the days of the festival – Steampunk...
Tiny Mechanical Insects Made of Watch Parts
Chicago-based artist Justin Gershenson-Gates, aka A Mechanical Mind, creates tiny steampunk insects by carefully soldering together gears, springs, and other…
Spectacular Tiny Sculptures Made of Recycled Watches
New Jersey-based artist Sue Beatrice, aka All Natural Arts, creates spectacular steampunk sculptures made out of old watch parts. With the environment in mind…
Steam
Tornado is the first steam engine to be built in Britain for 50 years. She is a Peppercorn Class A1, named after her designer. These scenes of her public deb...
Working Model of Stephenson's STEAM ENGINE made of GLASS ...
Nov 24, 2010 ... Highlights: * The crankshaft is glass. The piston is glass. The counterweight that makes the wheel spin evenly is glass. Imagine that everything ...
History of the steam engine
The history of the steam engine stretches back as far as the 1st century AD; the first recorded rudimentary steam engine being the aeolipile described by Hero of Alexandria. Over a millennium after He...
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Rankine cycle
The Rankine cycle is a model that is used to predict the performance of steam turbine systems. The Rankine cycle is an idealized thermodynamic cycle of a heat engine that converts heat into mechanical...
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Boiler (steam generator)
A boiler is a closed vessel in which water or other fluid is heated. The fluid does not necessarily boil. (In North America the term "furnace" is normally used if the purpose is not actually to boil t...
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Oscillating cylinder steam engine
An oscillating cylinder steam engine (also known as a wobbler in the US) is a simple arrangement which does not require valves to direct steam into and out of the cylinder. Instead of valves, the enti...
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Compound engine
A compound engine is an engine that has more than one stage for recovering energy from the same working fluid, with the exhaust from the first stage passing through the second stage, and in some cases...
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Uniflow steam engine
The uniflow type of steam engine uses steam that flows in one direction only in each half of the cylinder. Thermal efficiency is increased in the compound and multiple expansion types of steam engine ...
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Steam turbine
A steam turbine is a device that extracts thermal energy from pressurized steam and uses it to do mechanical work on a rotating output shaft. Its modern manifestation was invented by Sir Charles Parso...
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Steam rocket
A steam rocket (also known as a hot water rocket) is a thermal rocket that uses water held in a pressure vessel at a high temperature, such that its saturated vapor pressure is significantly greater t...
Thermal efficiency
In thermodynamics, the thermal efficiency () is a dimensionless performance measure of a device that uses thermal energy, such as an internal combustion engine, a steam turbine or a steam engine, a bo...
Advanced steam technology
Advanced steam technology (sometimes known as Modern Steam) reflects an approach to the technical development of the steam engine intended for a wider variety of applications than has recently been th...
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Boiler
A boiler is a closed vessel in which water or other fluid is heated. The fluid does not necessarily boil. (In North America the term "furnace" is normally used if the purpose is not actually to boil t...
Boiler - Wikipedia
Live steam
Live steam is steam under pressure, obtained by heating water in a boiler. The steam is used to operate stationary or moving equipment.A live steam machine or device is one powered by steam, but the t...
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Boiler (power generation)
A boiler or steam generator is a device used to create steam by applying heat energy to water. Although the definitions are somewhat flexible, it can be said that older steam generators were commonly...
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Steam engines
A steam engine is a heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as its working fluid.Using boiling water to produce mechanical motion goes back over 2000 years, but early devices were not pr...
Steam engines - Wikipedia
Steam generator (boiler)
A steam generator is a form of low water-content boiler, similar to a flash steam boiler. The usual construction is as a spiral coil of water-tube, arranged as a single, or monotube, coil. Circulation...
Steam generator (boiler) - Wikipedia