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Identifier: transactionsmining53amer
Title: Transactions
Year: 1871 (1870s)
Authors: American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers
Subjects: Mineral industries
Publisher: New York [etc.]
Contributing Library: Gerstein - University of Toronto
Digitizing Sponsor: University of Toronto

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of handling. Powdered Sil-0-Celcan be tested in the same way by packing it into a shallow box of con-venient size. The cost of these insulating bricks is but little more than that of fire-brick, and of the powder about one-third as much, so that the first costof this insulation is comparatively low. In fact, instances are on recordwhere the entire cost of insulation has been saved in fuel in the first fewweeks of operation. Deposits worked by the Kieselguhr Co. of America, New York. 330 THE THERMAL INSULATION OF HIGH-TEMPERATURE EQUIPMENT Typical Wall Insulation Because of the variation in form in which Sil-0-Cel products aresupplied—that of brick, blocks of various shapes, in powdered form and asa plastic cement—this material is adaptable to almost any form of thermalinsulation, as will be shown in the following typical examples: General Types In general, there are four forms of construction for high-temperatureinsulation which can be adapted to almost any character of equipment.

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bookid:transactionsmining53amer bookyear:1871 bookdecade:1870 bookcentury:1800 bookauthor:American_Institute_of_Mining__Metallurgical__and_Petroleum_Engineers booksubject:Mineral_industries bookpublisher:New_York__etc__ bookcontributor:Gerstein___University_of_Toronto booksponsor:University_of_Toronto bookleafnumber:341 bookcollection:gerstein bookcollection:toronto

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