Watt’s contribution to engine design was one of practicality and reliability. Corliss’s contribution was one of efficiency, creating engines that took advantage of every last drop of energy available to it. Because of these improvements steam engines were finally able to surpass water power in terms of economic feasibility and surge ahead to become the de factor power source of the late 19th century.
On its surface the Corliss styled engine is very similar to its Watt’s style brethren. Steam is delivered into a large cylinder through means of a throttle...
Frank William Shillitto Handbook of the Corliss steam engines
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DESCRIBING IN A COMPREHENSIVE MANNER THE ERECTION OF ENGINES, THE ADJUST-MENT OF THE CORLISS VALVE GEAR,AND THE CARE AND MANAGEMENT OF CORLISS STEAM ENGINES., Jl*SECOND EDITION.
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Book of Jenova a parody
Chapter 1, verse 1
Path of the plum
A cold room that smells like icing is a room not meant to be entered without a fork to eat cake.
Chapter 1, verse 2
Path of the Apple Bottom Jeans
Our mother has created our divine group of people only to pass on her purpose and knowledge.
Chapter 1, verse 3
Path of the Divine
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