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Well.....ain't this a grand lookin' steam engine boiler!
« on: July 01, 2024, 05:54:30 pm »
Well.....ain't this a grand lookin' steam engine boiler and discounted as well!
I wonder what the safety valve (which looks like off an air compressor) blows off at?


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Hmmmmm ..... it could be okay, but I think I'd be a bit leery of that one!?!?
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Hmmmmm ..... it could be okay, but I think I'd be a bit leery of that one!?!?

The hose clamps are doing a good job.
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Hmmmmm ..... it could be okay, but I think I'd be a bit leery of that one!?!?

The hose clamps are doing a good job.

Hopefully their only job is holding the wooden lagging in place and NOT holding the pressure in!    ;c0
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Bonjour,
Water level incomplete, this boiler is not only hideous but also unusable and very expensive, Mr. Ali does not filter his ads  ;D
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There's got to be a safety disclaimer in there somewhere.
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There's got to be a safety disclaimer in there somewhere.

Or a safe distance like 60' :)
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How are you supposed to fire it ?

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How are you supposed to fire it ?

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Get a flame somehow through that front fitting.....looks like fun doesn't it Dennis.
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