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 valve, which is automatically...
Had to make this. I just had to, And I may have got this subconcously got these somewere, but as far as I know there either general or made up by me or possibly my friends. but I should start!
1. ((You sometimes us ooc during normal conversations over im))
2. you sometimes forget your name, thinking ur name is that of a character you've been useing
3. This rp club shuts down when your gone for a while
4. you stay up till 2am cuz everyones on and you don't want to miss anything even though you have to get up at 7. and: you refresh the page until there some type of response on the rp. (Credit: Southern-belle)...