Who Invented the Anthratube Coal Boiler

Re: Who Invented the Anthratube Coal Boiler

PostBy: coaledsweat On: Fri. Feb. 22, 2008 8:45 am

coaledsweat wrote:I think they started production in 1946.


The company was formed in '44, I don't think they built an Anthratube until '46.
coaledsweat
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman Anderson 260M
Coal Size/Type: Pea


Re: Who Invented the Anthratube Coal Boiler

PostBy: gregolma On: Fri. Feb. 22, 2008 11:22 pm

I believe that the boiler was designed with funding from the Bureau of Mines to help save the anthracite mining industry. Axeman-Anderson made it work.
gregolma
 
Stove/Furnace Make: Axeman Anderson
Stove/Furnace Model: 1980 Anthratube 130