Automobile Repairing Made Easy, Shop Methods, Equipment, Processes: A Complete Treatise Explaining Approved Methods of Repairing All Parts of All Types of Gasoline Automobiles. Shows All Latest Developments Based on a Wide, Actual Repair Experience, Includes Electric Starting and Lighting System Instructions; Oxyacetylene Welding; Tire Repairing; Engine and Ignition Timing; Overhauling, Etc. Invaluable to Motorists, Students, Mechanics, and Repair Men; Every Phase of the Subject is Treated in a Practical, Non-technical Manner (Google eBook)
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Page 23 - Manual: How to Make a Patent Pay. This is a book designed as a guide to inventors in perfecting their inventions, taking out their patents and disposing of them.
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Page 17 - Ohm's law is given a simple explanation with reference to wiring for direct and alternating currents. The fundamental principle of drop of potential in circuits is shown with its various applications. The simple circuit is developed with the position of mains, feeders and branches; their treatment as a part of a wiring plan and their employment in house wiring clearly illustrated.
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Page 23 - HYDRAULICS HYDRAULIC ENGINEERING. By GARDNER D. Hiscox. A treatise on the properties, power, and resources of water for all purposes. Including the measurement of streams, the flow of water in pipes or conduits; the horse-power of falling water, turbine and impact water-wheels, wave motors, centrifugal, reciprocating and air-lift pumps.