Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between boiler mountings and accessories.
Comparison and Difference between Boiler Mountings and Accessories
1 Boiler Mounting are primarily intended for the safety. Boiler Accessories are used to increase the efficiency.
2 A boiler cannot work without mounting. A boiler can work without accessories.
3 Mountings are mounted on the body of the boiler itself. Accessories are installed with the boilers to increase their efficiency.
Examples of Boiler Accessories : Pressure Gauge, Safety Valves, Fusible Plug etc.
Examples of Boiler Mountings : Feed Pump, Injector, Economiser etc.