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Glossary Results for Word "Boiler"

Boiler This is the heart of the engine. It contains the fireboxExplain 'Fire Box' where the fuel is burnt to produce hot gases. These gases pass through tubesExplain 'Tubes' which run the length of the barrel of the boilerExplain 'Boiler' and are surrounded by water which is thus heated to produce the steam that is used to propel the engine.