The Model Engineer's Handybook: A Practical Manual on Model Steam Engines, Embracing Information on the Tools, Materials and Processes Employed in Their Construction

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C. Lockwood and son, 1902 - Steam-engines - 144 pages

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Page 31 - EXAMPLES OF MODERN ALPHABETS, PLAIN AND ORNAMENTAL; including German, Old English, Saxon, Italic, Perspective, Greek, Hebrew, Court Hand, Engrossing, Tuscan, Riband, Gothic, Rustic, and Arabesque ; with several Original Designs, and an Analysis of the Roman and Old English Alphabets, large and small, and Numerals, for the use of Draughtsmen, Surveyors, Masons, Decorative Painters, Lithographers, Engravers, Carvers, &c. Collected and Engraved by F. DELAMOTTE, and printed in Colours. New and Cheaper...
Page 3 - WORKSHOP COMPANION. Comprising a great variety of the most useful Rules and Formulae in Mechanical Science, with numerous Tables of Practical Data and Calculated Results for Facilitating Mechanical Operations. By WILLIAM TEMPLETON, Author of " The Engineer's Practical Assistant," &c., &c. Seventeenth Edition, Revised, Modernised, and considerably Enlarged by WALTER S. HUTTON, CE, Author of "The Works' Manager's Handbook," "The Practical Engineer's Handbook,
Page 42 - Rates, from id. to i68s. per cwt., and containing 186,000 Direct Answers, which, with their Combinations, consisting of a single addition (mostly to be performed at sight), will afford an aggregate of 10,266,000 Answers ; the whole being calculated and designed to ensure correctness and promote despatch. By HENRY HARBEN, Accountant. Fourth Edition, carefully Corrected. Royal 8vo, strongly half-bound, £i 55. " A practical and useful work of reference for men of business generally ; It Is the best...
Page 22 - Academy. Coal and Iron. THE COAL AND IRON INDUSTRIES OF THE UNITED KINGDOM. Comprising a Description of the Coal Fields, and of the Principal Seams of Coal, with Returns of their Produce and its Distribution, and Analyses of Special Varieties. Also an Account of the occurrence of Iron Ores in Veins or Seams; Analyses of each Variety; and a History of the Rise and Progress of Pig Iron Manufacture since the year 1740, exhibiting the Economies introduced in the Blast Furnaces for its Production and...
Page 15 - No book with the same objects in view has ever been published In which the clearness of the rules laid down and the illustrative diagrams have been so satisfactory."—Scotsman. THE GEOMETRY OF COMPASSES. Or, Problems Resolved by the mere Description of Circles and the Use of Coloured Diagrams and Symbols.
Page 5 - BOILER AND FACTORY CHIMNEYS. Their Draught-Power and Stability. With a Chapter on Lightning Conductors, By ROBERT WILSON, AICE, Author of "A Treatise on Steam Boilers,
Page 15 - STRAUSS, is. 6d. 40. German Reader: A Series of Extracts, carefully culled from the most approved Authors of Germany ; with Notes, Philological and Explanatory.
Page 13 - Surveying, Land and Marine. LAND AND MARINE SURVEYING, in Reference to the Preparation of Plans for Roads and Railways ; Canals, Rivers, Towns' Water Supplies: Docks and Harbours.
Page 14 - Many of the methods given are of extreme practical value to the mason, and the observations on the form of arch, the rules for ordering the stone, and the construction of the templates, will be found of considerable use. We commend the book to the engineering profession, and to all who have to build similar shafts.
Page 45 - MULTUM-IN-PARVO GARDENING. Or, How to Make One Acre of Land produce ^620 a year, by the Cultivation of Fruits and Vegetables ; also, How to Grow Flowers in Three Glass Houses, so as to realise ,£176 per annum clear Profit. By SAMUEL WOOD, Author of "Good Gardening,

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