Kessler, George W. Power Generation Division, Babcock and Wilcox Company, Barberton, Ohio.
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A component of a steam-generating unit that absorbs heat from the products of combustion after they have passed through the steam-generating and superheating sections. The name, accepted through common usage, is indicative of savings in the fuel required to generate steam. See also: Boiler
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