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cyclone furnace

noun
1.
a furnace burning liquid or pulverized fuel in a whirling air column.
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Examples for cyclone furnace
  • Coal in a cyclone furnace is fed tangentially with primary air to a horizontal cylindrical combustion chamber.
  • The cyclone furnace can be operated with gas, oil, or coal as the supplemental fuel.
  • Another type of utility boiler is the cyclone furnace.
  • Such concepts as the cyclone furnace and the comer-fired furnace were developed through long and diligent engineering studies.
  • The main advantages of the cyclone furnace were the elimination of coal pulverizers and reduction in the carry-over of fly ash.

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