Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsEngineering · 10 months ago

What is a boiler room, what's it for, what goes on in there?

9 Answers

  • Anonymous
    10 months ago

    The original meaning is a room where a steam boiler or steam boilers is/are located.

    The recent slang connotation is a room full of telephone callers using high pressure selling techniques to the public.

  • 10 months ago

    Annoying people make unwanted calls from there. Sales folks, political pundits, scammers and creeps.

  • 10 months ago

    Inside the room tank will be kept inside the tank high temperature more then 200 degree c . And high pressure steam will be obtain.

  • 10 months ago

    A boiler room holds the boiler which is a tank full of water at greater than 212 degrees and under pressure. It is dangerous so the room is locked for safety.

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  • 10 months ago

    It has a very big seal well tank fills with water, gas flame heats up at its bottom to turn water into high pressure steam. Steam comes out at its upper outlet by connecting to metal pipe and passing steam to different area as a power source to drive steam engine or for heating purpose.

  • 10 months ago

    a room where there's boilers that boils water for heating.

  • Joseph
    Lv 7
    10 months ago

    A boiler room is where you find a boiler, its associated piping and pumps and boiler controls. It could be a small one with a house boiler the size of a large cabinet or, for large industrial facilities, be as large as a city block housing multiple boilers, each the size of a rail car.

    A second meaning of a Boiler Room is a type of illicit "pump and dump" operation, where telephone operators use high pressure dishonest sales tactics to induce people to buy worthless investments in order to make its price go up and refuse to take sell orders. At some point the operators sell their stock before its price collapses. For a good example of such operations watch the movies like Boiler Room and The Wolf of Wall Street.

  • 10 months ago

    It’s where the Italians boil their pasta

  • Tom V
    Lv 5
    10 months ago

    It has a boiler. A boiler makes steam (or hot water) to send through a building (or even a whole utility system) to provide heat. So in a boiler room, there is a boiler. If you have a question about a boiler plate, you will need to ask a new question. Or just google it.

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