Sailing Across the Ocean with Steam - Steam Culture

Steam Boats were finally the top dog on the rivers but now it was time to go farther. Today on Steam Culture, Brent talks about how steam boats transitioned from river boats to ocean liners.

Steam Boats at the time were really good at local transportation as well as some longer distances but one issue always came up, fuel needs. Watch today as Brent describes how they figured out how to make their steam boilers more efficient with the help from Alfred Holt and his compound steam engine.

Key Terms:
Steam Boat
SS Savannah
1800s Trade Routes
Compound Steam Engine
Steam Education

Remember the value of your boiler system, maintain it properly and save cost in the future.

Need Steam Boiler Parts quick? Check out our online boiler parts store, www.BoilerWAREhouse.com. +40,000 parts in stock!

502-968-2211 - Need a Boiler Rental? We offer nationwide boiler rental. Get a quote within an hour!

4steamware.com - Purchase clever, steam industry themed t-shirts. All proceeds go to Kosair Charities.

YouTube Channel: youtube.com/wareboilers
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WareInc
Twitter: twitter.com/wareinc
Website: www.wareinc.com
Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+Wareinc

Ware is your source.
All Ways Steam.

WARE is a commercial & industrial boiler rental and service company that specializes in sales, service, valve repair, rentals, parts, turn key and boiler training.