Reducing Motion of Piston and Indicator using Brumbo Pulley
A pulley system used to reduce motion between the piston and the indicator of the steam engine. The indicator is attached by a string on the curved bottom triangle. As the piston moves, the string is pulled to record the pressure of the steam.
Keywordsindicator, Steam Power Generation, Steam Engine Indicator, Reducing Motion of Piston and Indicator using Brumbo Pulley
GalleriesSteam Power Generation
Derr, Louis Cyclopedia of Engineering (Chicago, IL: American Technical Society, 1911)