What is water tube boiler?
- Water tube Boiler is one of type of Boiler in which water is flows through the tubes and hot gases passes over the tubes to heat the water.
- When hot gases passes over the tube, Heat transfers from the hot gases to water inside the tubes.
- Water tube Boiler generates high pressure steam. hence this type boilers are widely use for the power generation.
Types of water tube boiler:-
Water tube Boiler classified into following types:-
- Lamont Boiler
- Loeffler Boiler
- Benson Boiler
- Babcock and Wilcocx Boiler