steam chest


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steam chest

n.
A compartment in a steam engine through which steam is delivered from the boiler to a cylinder.
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Noun1.steam chest - the chamber from which steam is distributed to a cylindersteam chest - the chamber from which steam is distributed to a cylinder
chamber - a natural or artificial enclosed space
steam engine - external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
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The beads are prefoamed by soaking with butane in a reactor before being processed in the steam chest mold described above.
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The suction head connects the steam chest to the diffuser, which is made up of an inlet diffuser, throat and outlet diffuser.