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According to the Harris book (page 31) it is satisfactory to have a seamless boiler shell at 5.845 ID x 0.094 wall operating at a working pressure of 100 PSI. This is calculated by multiplying the the working pressure (P) by the internal diameter of the shell in inches (D).

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Model Boilers and Boiler Making: Harris K.N ...

Oct 01 2000 · ALL steel boilers must have a safety factor figured into the calculations. I could not find any guidance for figuring flat stayed surfaces either. I cannot imagine using this work as a guide to building a steel boiler for say a 71/2" gauge or larger American locomotive. But if you are into copper boilers

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Model Boilers and Boilermaking: Harris K.N ...

ALL steel boilers must have a safety factor figured into the calculations. I could not find any guidance for figuring flat stayed surfaces either. I cannot imagine using this work as a guide to building a steel boiler for say a 71/2" gauge or larger American locomotive. But if you are into copper boilers go for it.

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