FACTORIES AND MACHINERY (STEAM BOILER AND
UNFIRED PRESSURE VESSEL)
Regulation 35. Hand controlled burner system.
Every hand-controlled burner system fitted to a steam boiler shall be provided-
(i) with a stop valve, independent of the burner control valve, fitted as close to the burner
(ii) with means for regulating the supply of air to the combustion chamber;
(iii) with means for regulating by hand the supply of oil to the burner;
(iv) where an electric motor is used to drive any oil pump, fan or compressor supplying oil
or air to the combustion chamber, with:
(a) no-volt protection on the starter of such motor; and
(b) a device which automatically cuts off the supply of oil to the burner when the
electricity supply fails and does not permit such supply to be resumed until the
device is re-set manually.
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