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4F30.21 - Steam Engine

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​4F30.21 - Steam Engine

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Title4F30.21 - Steam Engine
Objective

An example working steam engine

StatusAvailable
Assembly Instructions

Instructions
This demo is a small operating model of a steam engine which can be shown to the class. To operate on steam, pour some water into the boiler and heat the under side of the boiler gently. It can also be run on compressed air by connecting the compressed air to the boiler through a small stopper inserted in the fill hole. The engine can be run on liquid air by simply filling it with liquid air and inserting a stopper.

Setup Time2
Operation Time5
Preview Time5
Operation Instructions

Rotate the crank to see how the moving parts interact in a cutaway of a real steam engine with governor.​

ExportableNo
Demo on DimeNo
PIRA 200No
Export Instructions (if different)
HazardsNone
Analysis/Information
Category4 Thermodynamics
Subcategory4F - Entropy and the Second Law
Keywordssteam engine, governor, show and tell, pressure, piston
Construction Information
 
  
  
water - from the tap
alcohol lamp
1
liquid nitrogen (optional)
compressed air (optional)
steam engine - working model
1
steam engine accessories
1