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Boiler Valves and Fittings

Learning Objectives

  • Identify five types of valves commonly associated with steam boiler operation
  • Describe two types of gauge glasses used in boiler operation
  • Explain the difference between a safety valve and a relief valve and discuss how they are used in steam boiler operation

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70 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the different types of valves, gauges, and steam traps used in the operation of a steam boiler.  In addition, you will be able to explain how these steam fittings are used to safely operate a steam boiler.