Lincoln said one day sadly, “McClellan is a great engineer, but his special talent is for a stationary engine.”
From that came the stationary engine, and from that the engine as applied to the locomotive.
In another two or three minutes they would be crashing into the stationary engine.
The bellows principle of increasing the furnace draft might have been harmless in a stationary engine.
A comparison has now to be made between the cost of power as developed by a locomotive and as developed by a stationary engine.
Shows the horse-power of any stationary engine without calculation.
Soon he caught the pop-pop of that stationary engine which had once so mystified him.
Shows the horsepower of any stationary engine without calculation.
We must make up a party, the first pleasant day, and go and see the stationary engine which pumps this water for us.
The "dummy" is even a grade below these, being practically a stationary engine set on a car with driving wheels attached.