Feed Water Regulator.

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Patent for a new and improved feed-water regulator. This design "consists in the combination, with the heater, of a supply-pipe having a valve-chamber, a valve opening and closing said pipe, and having a stem which is packed through the wall of the heater, a bell-crank lever fulcrumed upon a stud projecting from the inner wall of the heater, and actuated by a float connected with one arm, the other arm being connected to the valve-stem, whereby the supply-pipe is opened and closed by the fall and rise of the water-level in the heater" (lines 16-27).

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[2], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Osborn, Adelbert E. December 11, 1883.

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  • Osborn, Adelbert E. Osborn, A.E., of Waco, Texas, assignor to the Model Machine Company, of same place.

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Patent for a new and improved feed-water regulator. This design "consists in the combination, with the heater, of a supply-pipe having a valve-chamber, a valve opening and closing said pipe, and having a stem which is packed through the wall of the heater, a bell-crank lever fulcrumed upon a stud projecting from the inner wall of the heater, and actuated by a float connected with one arm, the other arm being connected to the valve-stem, whereby the supply-pipe is opened and closed by the fall and rise of the water-level in the heater" (lines 16-27).

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[2], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 290,100, dated December 11, 1883. Application filed September 10, 1883. (No model.)"

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  • December 11, 1883

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  • December 11, 1883

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  • September 10, 1883

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Osborn, Adelbert E. Feed Water Regulator., patent, December 11, 1883; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170668/: accessed November 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.