The boilers of steam engines are provided with a water gauge and a steam or pressure gauge.
What are the water gauge and try cocks for, and how are they placed?
A mirror is placed at the front of the vehicle, and by looking into this the water gauge can be seen.
A thermometer for registering the temperature and a water gauge are placed in the manifold.
What is the purpose of the water gauge glass and gauge cocks?
A water gauge shows her exact depth below the surface; a dial on either side indicates any inclination from the horizontal.
What would indicate to you that the boiler connections of water gauge glasses were becoming clogged?
In this case, however, the pipes for the water gauge pass direct into the boiler.
Jawn took a final glance at the water gauge, then he swung around and removed his cold pipe.
If you'll look back at your water gauge you'll see that there are only a few inches of water left in your boiler.