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Hops, Their Cultivation, Commerce and Uses in Various Countries
Peter Lund Simmonds
No preview available - 2013
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Page 145 - 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 148 - 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 141 - This work is printed in a pearl type, and is so small, measuring only 2^ in. by if in. by i in. thick, that it may be easily carried in the waistcoat pocket. " It is certainly an extremely rare thing for a reviewer...
Page 139 - 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, lor.
Page 141 - 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...
Page 145 - Valve and Expansion Gearing ; together with Stephenson's, Gooch's, and Allan's Link-Motions, as applied either to reversing or to variable expansion combinations. By EDWARD J. COWLING WELCH, Memb. Inst. Mechanical Engineers. Crown 8vo, cloth, 6s.
Page 144 - CONTENTS : Machinery for Prospecting, Excavating, Hauling, and Hoisting — Ventilation — Pumping — Treatment of Mineral Products, including Gold and Silver, Copper, Tin, and Lead, Iron Coal, Sulphur, China Clay, Brick Earth, etc, Tables for Setting out Curves for Railways, Canals, Koads, etc., varying from a radius of five chains to three miles.
Page 148 - Positive and Negative Quantities — Multiplication — Involution — Exponents — Negative Exponents — Roots, and the Use of Exponents as Logarithms — Logarithms — Tables of Logarithms and Proportionate Parts — Transformation of System of Logarithms — Common Uses of Common Logarithms — Compound Multiplication and the binomial Theorem — Division, Fractions, and Ratio — Continued Proportion — The Series and the Summation of the Series — Limit of Series — Square and Cube Roots...
Page 143 - With illustrations, 8vo, cloth, 3*. 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, 5*.