Origin of steam chest
Examples from the Web for steam-chest
We didn't know he was in the pit, and we pulled the steam-chest lever.By Right of Conquest|Arthur Hornblow
The hand wheel and rod to the right are to operate the stop-cock for turning on and off the steam to the steam-chest.Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught|Joshua Rose
In this device the steam-chest was separated by a horizontal plate into an upper and a lower compartment.Illustrated Catalogue of Locomotives|M. Baird, et. al..
To guide the tap when tapping the cylinder cover and steam-chest holes the guide stand s, shown in Fig. 2512, should be employed.Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II|Joshua Rose
The second shot struck the steam-chest of the gunboat, and it blew up and drifted at the mercy of the current.Vignettes of Manhattan; Outlines in Local Color|Brander Matthews