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Installation of turbines and generators--installation of scroll case

University of Idaho Digital Collections

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Relation Dam Construction in the Pacific Northwest, to view all visit
Title Installation of turbines and generators--installation of scroll case
Date 1942-07-11
Description The 190-ton scroll case for 103,000 horsepower Allis-Chalmers hydro turbine unit being installed in the west powerhouse at Grand Coulee Dam. This unit consists of several radial and on straight section of welded plate steel riveted with double butt straps. One half of combined unit is lifted by an overhead crane and moved into position. Before being poured in concrete, the scroll case is given hydraulic test of 310 pounds to the square inch. This scroll case, designed for use at Shasta Dam...
Subject Power plants--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam--1940-1950;
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County Grand Coulee Dam
Source PG 94, Box 1, Installation of Turbines and Generators, 3 10383
Identifier 94-3-10383,1015
Publisher University of Idaho Digital Initiatives Special Collections and Archives, University of Idaho Library:
Language eng
Type Still Image
Format image/jpg
Rights Public Domain

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