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Combustion efficiencies as related to performance of domestic heating plants by Alonzo P. Kratz

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Published by University of Illinois in Urbana .
Written in English


  • Combustion.,
  • Heating.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Alonzo P. Kratz, Seichi Konzo, and Daniel W. Thomson.
SeriesUniversity of Illinois bulletin ;, v. 39, no. 42, Circular series / University of Illinois Engineering Experiment Station ;, no. 44, June 9, 1942, Circular series (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Engineering Experiment Station) ;, no. 44
ContributionsKonzo, Seichi, 1905-, Thomson, Daniel W.
LC ClassificationsTH7226 .K7
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL184190M
LC Control Numbera 42004981

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