Mechanical Engineering - Steam Boilers and Engines - Discussion


Which of the following boiler is best suited to meet the fluctuating demand of steam ?

[A]. Locomotive boiler
[B]. Lancashire boiler
[C]. Cornish boiler
[D]. Babcock and Wilcox boiler

Answer: Option A


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Ajeet Singh said: (Jan 19, 2018)  
Firstly, invented Lancashire boiler is a multipass boiler so it produces fluctuating steam.

Muddasser Hussain said: (Jun 13, 2018)  
Option D is correct because water tube boiler have good response on load fluctuation due to water divide into small portions in tunes.

Rakesh said: (Feb 6, 2021)  
No, A is the right answer because it's a mobile boiler.

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