Electric pre-heating device for steam locomotives
The electric pre-heating device considerably improves the operational readiness of steam locomotives. It offers the following advantages:
- Unattended and gentle electric heating of a steam locomotive up
- to a boiler pressure of 16 bar.
- Compensation of radiation losses to keep the engine in steam without attendance.
- Environmentally friendly heating up without smoke and soot.
- Saving of man-hours.
- Extended boiler life.