1800 Mechanical Movements, Devices and Appliances (Dover Science Books)

1800 Mechanical Movements, Devices and Appliances (Dover Science Books)


A interesting compendium of early-twentieth-century mechanical units, this wide-ranging paintings covers quite a few purposes. greater than 1,800 engravings — ranging from easy diagrams to detailed cross-sections — illustrate the workings of every merchandise, from basic hooks and levers to advanced equipment utilized in steam, purpose, hydraulic, air, and electrical energy, navigation, gearing, clocks, mining, building, and more.
Compiled as a prepared reference for inventors, scholars of mechanics, artisans, and different employees, this quantity gains purely minimum textual content. Its real worth lies in its wealth of illustrated info, delivering the fastest and so much passable approach to conveying the precise stipulations of mechanical motion and construction.

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