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Unformatted text preview: e tanks Shaped like a cone Floating top the top floats on the material Bullet storage tanks may hold a little pressure Spherical storage tanks must hold some highly flammable material Pressure Vessels Designed to hold enclosed gasses or liquids at a pressure different from the ambient pressures designed to operate safely at a specific temp. and pressure. The designs of certifications are govern b the design codes of ASME Boiler and pressure vessel codes. Heat Exchangers device built for efficient heat transfer from one fluid to another. Take heat out or put heat into fluid. Types of heat exchangers 1. Shell and tube a. Consist of series of tubes from which fluid runs in and second runs around the outside which is heated or cooled. Tube bundle second set of tubes (series of tubes) 2. Double pipe a. Consist of 1 pipe concentrically located inside a second larger one. One fluid flows between inner and outer pipe outside pipe heats or cools 3. Fin fan a. Air cools fluid Towers (vertical Vessels) 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. ID Control Monitors what goes in Shell outer part(metal...
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- Spring '09