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3-horse 3-throw 4f inches abrade abrasion arms bevel-wheels bolts breadth calculated power cast iron cent centre circle K circumference cloth coupling crank crank-shafts Crown 8vo curve cylinder dead load describing circle driving edition epicycloidal equal excess Expansive extra strength Fcap feet diameter foot foot-pounds form of tooth friction gearing gives high-pressure illustrations inches diameter inches pitch inches wide involute length load machinery maximum power mean power mean pressure millstone mortise-wheels multiplier nearest number Nominal Horse nominal horse-power nominal power number of pinions obtain ordinary piston pitch-circle pitch-line plates Practical Treatise proportions radius rag-engines ratio reputed power revolutions per minute rigger rule in 75 rules in 60 shown by Fig sizes speed spindle spur-wheels square inch steam steam-engine stiffness Table 36 teeth Thomas Box Three-throw pumps toe-bearings torsional strain varies velocity water-wheel weight width wrought iron wrought-iron shaft
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Page 7 - A Pocket-Book of Useful Formula and Memoranda for Civil and Mechanical Engineers. By GUILFORD L. MOLESWORTH, Mem. Inst. CE, Consulting Engineer to the Government of India for State Railways.
Page 11 - 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 7 - Twenty-first edition, revised and enlarged, 321n0, roan, 6s. SYNOPSIS OF CONTENTS: Surveying, Levelling, etc. — Strength and Weight of Materials— Earthwork, Brickwork, Masonry, Arches, etc. — Struts, Columns, Beams, and Trusses — Flooring, Roofing, and Roof Trusses— Girders, Bridges, etc. — Railways and Roads — Hydraulic Formulae — Canals. Sewers, Waterworks, Docks— Irrigation and Breakwaters — Gas, Ventilation, and Warming— Heat, Light, Colour, and Sound — Gravity : Centres,...
Page 9 - D'A. JACKSON, Assoc. Inst. CE 8vo, cloth, I2s. 6d. Practical Hydraulics ; a Series of Rules and Tables for the use of Engineers, etc., etc. By THOMAS Box. Fifth edition, numerous plates, post 8vo, cloth, $s.
Page 1 - Algebra Self-Taught. By WP HIGGS, MA, D.Sc., LL.D., Assoc. Inst CE, Author of 'A Handbook of the Differential Calculus,' etc. Second edition, crown 8vo, cloth, 2s. 6d. CONTENTS : Symbols and the Signs of Operation — The Equation and the Unknown...
Page 15 - Engines, Varieties of. Explosives. Fans. Founding, Moulding and the practical work of the Foundry. Gas, Manufacture of. Hammers, Steam and other Power. Heat. Horse Power. Hydraulics. Hydro-geology. Indicators. Iron. Lifts, Hoists, and Elevators. Lighthouses, Buoys, and Beacons. Machine Tools. Materials of Construction. Meters. Ores, Machinery and Processes employed to Dress. Piers. Pile Driving. Pneumatic Transmis sion. Pumps. Pyrometers. Road Locomotives. Rock Drills. Rolling Stock. Sanitary Engineering....
Page 7 - The volume — which contains 118 printed pages, besides a few blank pages for memoranda — is, in fact, a true pocket-book, adapted for being carried in the waistcoat pocket, and containing a far greater amount and variety of information than most people would...