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Fireless locomotive
also called Compressed air locomotive and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. a type of locomotive designed for use under conditions restricted by either the presence of flammable material (such as in mines) or the need for cleanliness (such as at a food factory)

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 8, 2009
  2. Thus a traditional steam locomotive is ruled out because of its open fire and the possibility of hot embers ejected from its chimney

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 8, 2009
  3. There are two types of fireless locomotive – fireless steam locomotives and compressed air locomotives

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  4. A fireless steam locomotive is similar to a conventional steam locomotive, but has a reservoir, known as a steam accumulator, instead of a boiler

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 8, 2009
  5. Most fireless locomotives have been of 0-4-0 or 0-6-0 wheel arrangement but there have been some 0-8-0 and even a few 0-10-0

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