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Page 196 - Mining Machinery: a Descriptive Treatise on the Machinery, Tools, and other Appliances used in Mining. By GG ANDRE, FGS, Assoc. Inst. CE, Mem. of the Society of Engineers. Royal 410, uniform with the Author's Treatise on Coal Mining, containing 182 plates, accurately drawn to scale, with descriptive text, in 2 vols., cloth, 3/.
Page 191 - American Foundry Practice : Treating of Loam, Dry Sand, and Green Sand Moulding, and containing a Practical Treatise upon the Management of Cupolas, and the Melting of Iron. By TD WEST, Practical Iron Moulder and Foundry Foreman. Second edition, •with numerous illustrations, crown 8vo, cloth, leu.
Page 190 - CONTENTS : Physical Geography of India— Building Materials — Roads— Railways — Bridges — Irrigation — River Works — Harbours — Lighthouse Buildings — Native Labour — The Principal Trees of India — Money — Weights and Measures — Glossary of Indian Terms, etc.
Page 190 - ... Introductory Remarks — Natural Productions — Architecture and Engineering — Topography, Trade, and Natural History — Principal Stations — Weights and Measures, etc., etc. No. 2. Southern Africa, including the Cape Colony, Natal, and the Dutch Republics. By HENRY HALL, FRGS, FRCI With Map.
Page 200 - Treatise on Watchwork, Past and Present. By the Rev. HL NELTHROPP, MA, FSA With 32 illustrations, crown 8vo, cloth, 6s. 6d, CONTENTS : Definitions of Words and Terms used in Watchwork — Tools — Time — Historical Summary — On Calculations of the Numbers for Wheels and Pinions ; their Proportional Sizes, Trains, etc.— Of Dial Wheels, or Motion Work— Length of Time of Going without Winding up — The Verge — The Horizontal — The Duplex — The Lever — The Chronometer — Repeating...
Page 197 - Screw Cutting Tables, for the use of Mechanical Engineers, showing the proper arrangement of Wheels for cutting the Threads of Screws of any required pitch, with a Table for making the Universal Gas-pipe Threads and Taps.
Page 188 - General Instructions. Order of Taking Off. Modes of Measurement of the various Trades. Use and Waste. Ventilation and Warming. Credits, with various Examples of Treatment. Abbreviations. Squaring the Dimensions Abstracting, with Examples in illustration of each Trade. Billing. Examples of Preambles to each Trade. Form for a Bill of Quantities.
Page 196 - The Draughtsman's Handbook of Plan and Map Drawing; including instructions for the preparation of Engineering, Architectural, and Mechanical Drawings. With numerous illustrations in the text, and 33 plates (15 printed in colours). By GG ANDRE, FGS, Assoc.
Page 195 - A Practical Treatise on the Manufacture of Starch, Glucose, Starch-Sugar, and Dextrine, based on the German of L. Von Wagner, Professor in the Royal Technical School, Buda Pesth, and other authorities.
Page 188 - It is no disparagement to the many excellent publications we refer to, to say that in our opinion this little pocket-book of Hurst's is the very best of them all, without any exception. It would be useless to attempt a recapitulation of the contents, for...