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#1 JTShank4

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Posted 19 January 2023 - 09:19 AM

Hello,

 

I am completely new to steam boilers and have no experience using them. My plant is looking into purchasing a boiler, however we are not sure what size we need or how to size the boiler.

 

We are trying to use steam at an average temperature of 350F to heat 3 to 4, 6000 gallon stainless steel jacketed tanks and maintain that temperature 24/7 if necessary. 

 

Please let me know if there is any other information needed to determine our needs.

 

Thank you.

 



#2 Bobby Strain

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Posted 19 January 2023 - 10:31 AM   Best Answer

You need to enlist the services of a professional.

 

Bobby



#3 breizh

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Posted 19 January 2023 - 05:01 PM

Hi,

Yes, you need to follow Bobby's recommendation.

Attached a document from Spirax Sarco about steam system.

Good luck

Breizh

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