Water tubed boiler

Vertical firebox showing the 90 water tubes
Fully assembled April 2011 when it passed its first hydraulic test at 412.5psi
7109’s 275psi boiler is a vertical water tube type with superheater fired from below via a firebox door. Blast pipes, blower and chimneys sit above the boiler in the cab. Each engine has its own chimney, each with a pair of blast nozzles and blowers.
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