Steam Boiler Bench consists of a sturdy framework and panels ofall steel construction, fitted with a student work surface, interconnectingback panel and adjustable feet. Adjacent and connected to the framework is anelectric steam boiler of 36 kW rated output. The heat input to the boiler isprovided by specially designed electrical resistance immersion elements run ata low power density in order to give a long operational life. The boiler, withits attendant mains water make up tank, feed pump, steam main, blow down, drainand feed water connections is housed in a self-contained unit. The student deskunit contains a control box with an electric power supply isolator andinstrumentation to read steam and water temperatures and also to display theelectrical energy consumed in kWh. All piping and wiring required to connectthe boiler to the steam benches is supplied.