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Steam jacket


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Steam jacket a space filled with steam between an inner and an outer cylinder, or between a casing and a receptacle, as a kettle.
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In literature:

I must blow off the steam, or I shall explode in my pink jacket on the spot!
"The Law and the Lady" by Wilkie Collins
Cylinders should have a steam jacket, and be felted and planted, should have escape valves.
"A Catechism of the Steam Engine" by John Bourne
The foregoing reasoning being correct, it follows that steam jackets are a delusion.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 520, December 19, 1885" by Various
And the Finn sat and mumbled among the ashes till his fur jacket regularly steamed and smoked.
"Weird Tales from Northern Seas" by Jonas Lie
Boiled, steamed and baked the same as Irish potatoes; generally cooked with their jackets on.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
The next room is occupied with a number of steam-jacketed pans, a mill, and hydraulic presses.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 643, April 28, 1888" by Various
The guarantee includes all of the steam used by the engine or by the jackets or reheater.
"The New York Subway" by Anonymous
Special features are the asbestos lining, the steam vents and the water-jacket, which combine to minimise the natural heat of the head.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, September 22, 1920" by Various
In order to preserve the medicinal properties of potatoes when cooked, they must always be steamed in their jackets.
"Food Remedies" by Florence Daniel
The wood is inclosed, in a tank kept hot by a steam jacket which surrounds it, as shown.
"Scientific American, Volume XXIV., No. 12, March 18, 1871" by Various
The soap-base or mixture of various kinds of soap is remelted in a steam-jacketed pan, or pan provided with steam coils, and agitated.
"The Handbook of Soap Manufacture" by W. H. Simmons
The processes employed are very simple, the fresh milk being put into a great copper tank with a steam jacket.
"Golden Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
The steam disinfectors may be fitted with thermometers, vacuum formers, steam jackets, etc.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume V (of VI)" by Various
We carry steam-jacket kettles.
"Heart of the Blue Ridge" by Waldron Baily
Steam from the cooling jacket of that Maxim 1907!
"Triplanetary" by Edward Elmer Smith
F. by a steam jacket when caustic alkali was being made.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 2" by Various
The steam-cylinder was steam-jacketed, in accordance with the most advanced practice here and abroad.
"A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine" by Robert H. Thurston
They are fitted with a strong bottom hoop and bands round the sides, and can be double-jacketed for steam-heating if required.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 9" by Various
The cylinder is of metal gauze and is steam jacketed.
"Animal Proteins" by Hugh Garner Bennett

In news:

Mrs Kim, who wore a silk lace jacket with a cascade of pink silk roses, sat in her kitchen serving coffee and pang, Korean steamed buns.
This white paper takes an in-depth look at the advantages and disadvantages of steam and hot water for jacketed heating, and compares indirect and direct steam injection systems for making hot water.
Vulcan 2/3 jacketed steam kettles have an ellipsoidal bottom that provides a larger heat surface and gentle, uniform steam for more consistently prepared soups, sauces and stews.
Utilized in the preparation of large quantities of soups, sauces, ready-to-eat meals, hummus, beverages and meats, GPE steam jacket kettles are available in a range of sizes from 0.5 to 1000+ gal.