Mechanical Engineering - Steam Boilers and Engines - Discussion

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A device used in a boiler to control the flow of steam from the boiler to the main pipe and to shut off the steam completely when required, is known as

[A]. blow off cock
[B]. fusible plug
[C]. superheater
[D]. stop valve

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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Khalid Ansari said: (Jan 25, 2020)  
The function of the steam stop valve is to shut off or regulate the flow of steam from the boiler to the steam pipe or from the steam pipe to the engine.

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