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Audel Mechanical Trades Pocket 4TH Edition

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The first comprehensive revision since 1974 of one of the oldest and most respected quick reference books for the mechanical trades. Revised to cover improvements and new equipment now being used on industry shop floors, while still covering old equipment (often more than thirty years old), for which very little maintenance and repair literature is available. Both text and illustrations are updated and reformatted for easy readingAn essential companion for the toolbox of any professional working in machinery mechanics in any capacity

Synopsis:

This tool needs no maintenance

Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before.

Your complete reference tool

* Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more

* Features a chapter on safety issues

* Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings

* Examines automatic sprinkler systems

* Offers tips for preventive maintenance

* Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting

* Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry

Synopsis:

This tool needs no maintenance

Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before.

Your complete reference tool

* Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more

* Features a chapter on safety issues

* Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings

* Examines automatic sprinkler systems

* Offers tips for preventive maintenance

* Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting

* Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry

Synopsis:

This tool needs no maintenance

Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before.

Your complete reference tool

  • Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more
  • Features a chapter on safety issues
  • Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings
  • Examines automatic sprinkler systems
  • Offers tips for preventive maintenance
  • Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting
  • Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry

About the Author

Thomas B. Davis (Newark, DE) is president of Maintenance Troubleshooting, a 25-year old technical trades book re-seller and consulting company. As a mechanical engineer, Tom provides training in the preventive and predictive maintenance fields from the corporate boardroom to the maintenance break room on the shop floor. He has developed unique preventive maintenance products including a coupling alignment kit; a professional dynamic balancing kit, a hand-held balancing computer, and a vibration based tagging kit.

Table of Contents

1. Safety.

2. The Basic Toolbox.

3. Power Tools—Portable.

4. Power Tools—Stationary.

5. Twist Drills.

6. Mechanical Drawing.

7. Electrical Drawing.

8. Isometric Drawing.

9. Single-Line Isometric Pipe Drawing.

10. Sketching.

11. Field Layout.

12. Machinery Installation.

13. Machine Assembly.

14. Use of the Torque Wrench.

15. Torque Specifications.

16. Measurement.

17. Plain Bearings.

18. Anti-Friction Bearings.

19. Life of Anti-Friction Bearings.

20. Installation of Anti-Friction Bearings.

21. Vibration Measurement.

22. Lubrication.

23. Mechanical Power Transmission.

24. Shafting.

25. Flat Belts.

26. V-Belts.

27. Positive-Drive Belts.

28. Chain Drives.

29. Gear Drives.

30. Shaft Couplings.

31. Screw Threads.

32. Mechanical Fasteners.

33. Gaskets, Packing, and Mechanical Seals.

34. Pumps.

35. Fans.

36. Basic Electricity.

37. AC Motors.

38. Preventive Maintenance of Equipment.

39. Structural Steel.

40. Welding.

41. Rigging.

42. Hand Signals for Cranes and Hoists.

43. Piping and Pipefitting.

44. Steam Traps.

45. Steam Piping.

46. Automatic Sprinkler Systems.

47. Carpentry.

48. Shop Mathematics.

49. Shop Geometry.

50. Shop Trigonometry.

Appendix.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764541704
Author:
Davis, Thomas B
Publisher:
Audel
Author:
Nelson, Carl A.
Author:
Davis, Thomas B.
Author:
Davis, Thomas Bieber
Location:
Indianapolis, IN
Subject:
Engineering - Mechanical
Subject:
Machinery
Subject:
Mechanical engineering
Subject:
Do-It-Yourself - General
Subject:
Mechanical
Subject:
Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades
Subject:
Construction-Heavy Machinery
Subject:
Technical & How-To (general)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
All New 4th Edition
Series:
Audel Technical Trades Series
Series Volume:
GTR-581
Publication Date:
20071210
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
6.19x4.05x1.12 in. .61 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This tool needs no maintenance

Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before.

Your complete reference tool

* Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more

* Features a chapter on safety issues

* Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings

* Examines automatic sprinkler systems

* Offers tips for preventive maintenance

* Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting

* Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry

"Synopsis" by , This tool needs no maintenance

Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before.

Your complete reference tool

* Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more

* Features a chapter on safety issues

* Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings

* Examines automatic sprinkler systems

* Offers tips for preventive maintenance

* Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting

* Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry

"Synopsis" by , This tool needs no maintenance

Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before.

Your complete reference tool

  • Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more
  • Features a chapter on safety issues
  • Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings
  • Examines automatic sprinkler systems
  • Offers tips for preventive maintenance
  • Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting
  • Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry
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