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Piping Auxiliaries

Learning Objectives

  • Explain how steam separators remove moisture from piping
  • Describe the purpose and operation of the following types of steam traps:
    • Mechanical
    • Thermostatic
    • Thermodynamic
  • Explain proper steam trap installation
  • Define water hammer and discuss its consequences

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50 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and function of steam separators and traps commonly used in piping systems.