What is the starting air distributor? It is the part of the starting air system responsible for providing pilot air to starting an air valve as per the correct starting order. For an idle six-cylinder engine; the injection timing of all cylinders is timed according to the firing order. For an inline six-cylinder engine a … Read more The Starting Air Distributor In Marine Engine | Learn Simple
The electric cable used on a ship is specifically designed for marine installations both on shore and on ships. They are made considering the tough marine condition. On top, there are further risks of hazards related to dense smoke produce if the cables catch fire. Even a small spark (discharge due to static charge) is … Read more Electric Cable It’s Insulation And Hazards Related to Fire On Ship
A bilge and ballast system is an interconnected network of valve manifold; pipelines, ballast tanks, dedicated valves with bilge and ballast pumps. The system is used to fill tanks, transfer water from one tank to another and prevent possible accumulation of water; in cargo holds or machinery space by discharging overboard. The whole process consists … Read more What Is Bilge And Ballast System & How It Works In Ship
Everything that is ever built or created has a self life; and it takes proper care and maintenance to prolong their life span. An electrical motor with its five major parts; rotor, stator, winding, terminal box and bearings require overhaul from time to time to ensure safe operation. If not; the first thing which happens … Read more How To Overhaul Electrical Motors On Ship And Industries ?
You must have been asked many a times to fill a record book; whether be on ship, as a driver or being part of a business institution. Many a times we just do things for the sake of doing; without ever knowing what it really is and what does it used for ? A Logbook … Read more What Are Logbook And For What They Are Used For ?
For those who already know what a condenser is and what does it do; have you wondered why some of them work under vacuum while others not ? A condenser is a type of heat exchange; used to exchange heats between two fluids to condense steam or gas mixture. A condenser is used mainly with … Read more Why We Maintain Small Vacuum In Atmosphere Condenser ?