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Old 02-03-2019, 03:25 PM
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Originally Posted by arizonian View Post
...Assuming the hammer is run on steam, does the "vise" force bleed off as the steam condenses?
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Originally Posted by OldRedFord View Post
I also thought as steam condensed you would loose grip in your vise force.
With a steam hammer there should be a constant force on the piston at all times, at least that's the way I understand them to work. As long as you've got steam from the boiler you should be able to regulate the force...
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