Catalogue of the mechanical engineering collection in the Science Museum, South Kensington: With descriptive and historical notes. Part 1. Steam engines and other motors; locomotives and railways; mechanical measuring appliances; pumps and lifting machinery; power transmission, Part 1

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Eyre and Spottiswood, Ltd., 1914 - Science - 464 pages
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Contents

Stationary steam engines including beam directacting horizontal
5
Steam engine details and accessories including valve gears governors
119
Land boilers including externallyfired flue and water tube boilers
150
Boiler fittings and accessories including furnace doors and fire bars
166
Heat engines other than steam including hotair and internal com
186
Motors other than heat engines including horsegears windmills water
212
Mechanical measuring instruments including revolution counters
225
Pumps including bailing appliances reciprocating rotary and centri
269
Injectors and other induced current apparatus
301
Appliances connected with water supply including pipes taps filters etc
307
Fire protection including fire engines sprinklers alarms and fire
313
Tram and railways including signalling appliances
348
Lifting machinery including cranes and elevators
406
Appliances for transmission of power including shafting and bearings
422
Appendix
447
Index
456

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