Issue 17 and Volume 35.

ENGINE TEST AT TROY On the 12th instant tests of the Nott second-size engines were made at Troy, N. Y., before a number of interested spectators. The tests in raising steam showed ten pounds pressure in four minutes and thirty seconds, and one hundred and forty pounds in nine minutes and two seconds. In the throwing water tests for fifteen minutes; steam and water pressure and revolution of engine taken every fifteen minutes: One 200-foot line of hose two and onehalf-inch, one and one-quarter-inch nozzle: The tests were made under the direction of Chief Patrick Byron, and among those present were the following: Chiefs Lynch, Holyoke, Mass.; Stagg, Paterson, N. J.; Doane, Plainfield. N. J.; Coleman, Worcester, Mass.; Ross, New Rochelle, N. Y.; Bronson, Larchmont, N. Y.; Utz, Niagara Falls, N. Y.; Higgins, Albany, N. Y.; Yates, Schenectady, N. Y.; and Collin, Cohoes, N. Y. Chief Lynch kept record of…

Subscribe to unlock this content

Subscribe Now