Saw Mill Work and Practice

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W. Rider & Son, 1904 - 156 pages
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Page 182 - Journal has achieved a high position amongst class papers, and is read wherever timber is bought or sold the world over. Its Trade Reports, from all the principal centres of the trade at home, are compiled by specially-appointed resident correspondents, whose truthful and accurate reports present each week a reflex of the present state and future outlook of the trade. The Foreign Correspondence from the timber-producing countries is...
Page 171 - Mouldings and Dressed Wood, Specimens of Mouldings and the Technical Terms for ditto. Table of Technical Terms and Definitions, besides a host of other useful and miscellaneous information peculiarly adapted to the requirements of the Trade. Price, with Book of Instruction, 2is. "Vade Mecum" Slide Rule. Designed expressly for the Timber Trade, by GEORGE BOUSFIELD, author of the "Timber Merchant and Builder's Vade Mecum.
Page 181 - THE PIANO JOURNAL. A Monthly Newspaper for Makers, Dealers and Musicians. Circulating amongst Dealers in and Manufacturers of PIANOFORTES, ORGANS, HARMONIUMS, AMERICAN ORGANS, BRASS, STRING, AND OTHER INSTRUMENTS, And the Music and Allied Trades generally, in LONDON, THE PROVINCES, INDIA, AUSTRALASIA, CHINA. CANADA, ETC. This Journal has attained a thoroughly recognised position as the Leading Music Trade Publication, and has the largest guaranteed circulation of any paper entirely devoted to the...
Page 182 - ... and future outlook of the trade. The Foreign Correspondence from the timber-producing countries is greatly appreciated, and, by keeping buyers on this side well posted as to the movements of the supply markets and the intentions of shippers, trade is steadied, and the fluctuations in prices become less sudden and dangerous. A leading feature of THE JOURNAL is its reports on the Public Auction Sales in London, and at the outports ; and the price and buyer's name is recorded of every lot which...
Page 173 - Demy 8vo, 73. 6d. Timber Trades Directory. Classified Lists of the firms in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, engaged in the Timber and Principal Wood Consuming Trades. Also comprehensive lists of the Shippers in the Timber Producing Countries, and the principal firms engaged in the Import and Export Timber Trade all over the World. SPECIALLY PREPARED FOR THE TIMBER TRADE. Price 5/-i varnished, mounted on canvas and rollers ; on paper, 2s.
Page 174 - On Card, price 6d. Deal and Flooring Calculator. Price per Standard, per Foot Cube, and per Lineal Foot ; also Table for Calculating Railway Rates, &c. In Flexible Leather Cover for Pocket, 6d. each. Equivalent Prices at Foot Run per Standard, and other Tables. By J. BOYS & SON. Walsall. Price 53., with Pocket, 6s.
Page 182 - ... dangerous. A leading feature of THE JOURNAL is its reports on the Public Auction Sales in London, and at the outports. Articles on the course of trade, and all topics of the day connected directly or indirectly with the Timber Trade, are written by practical writers. Extracts from the London Gazette of all Bankruptcies, etc., and Reports of Meetings of Creditors, with Lists of Creditors and amounts due, are given of the largest failures. A brief summary is given of the cargo of every timber-laden...
Page 161 - They give within reasonable limits and in popular form a technical description of various British industries not commonly known." — Star. No. 1. 112 pp., Illustrated, price is. 6d. Modern Shafting and GearING and the Economical Transmission of Power. By M. Powis BALE, AMICE, author of " A Handbook for Steam Users,
Page 171 - Flooring. &c., &c. Thirty-five valuable Rules and examples for working every conceivable Method of Timber Calculation, &c. Sixty-three useful Problems, embracing all the points of difficult computation experienced in the Trade. Treatise on Patent Slide Rule, with full directions and examples for working it. Treatise on Timber, embracing every description of Foreign and Home-grown in ordinary use, and how to detect inferiority of quality, &c., &c. Treatise on Roofs, Stairs, Doors and Frames, and all...
Page 162 - Edition. 126 pp., price 3*. 6d. The Trees of Commerce. By W. STEVENSON. A Practical Manual, giving within reasonable limits, and in a popular form, an account of the trees that yield the staple of the British Timber Trade, with the uses to which they are applied. " Gives within reasonable limits and in a popular style, an account of the trees that yield the staple of that important branch of British commerce, the trade in home-grown and imported timber.

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