Who Invented the Anthratube Coal Boiler

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coaledsweat
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Post Fri. Feb. 22, 2008 7:45 am

coaledsweat wrote:I think they started production in 1946.
The company was formed in '44, I don't think they built an Anthratube until '46.

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Post Fri. Feb. 22, 2008 10:22 pm

I believe that the boiler was designed with funding from the Bureau of Mines to help save the anthracite mining industry. Axeman-Anderson made it work.

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