The cylinder A has a steam chest B, which contains therein a slide valve C to cover the ports at the ends of the cylinder.
If they are, we must open the steam chest, first turning off all steam.
What may be done to shut off steam pressure from the steam chest and low-pressure cylinder?
The receiver is by some called the steam chest of the boiler.
Now, setting the engine on one of the dead centres, remove the cover of the steam chest and proceed to set your valve.
This cuts off the supply of live steam coming from the steam chest.
One shot from the enemy exploded the New London's boiler, and another disabled her steam chest.
Will I have to enlarge the steam chest; the valve uses the whole length of it now?
In Worcester's engine the steam in the steam chest pressed directly on the water that was to be forced up.
The steam pipe n enters the bottom of the steam chest at n′.