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A fascinating compendium of early-twentieth-century mechanical devices, this wide-ranging work covers a variety of applications. More than 1,800 engravings and#8212; rangingand#160;from simple diagrams toand#160;detailed cross-sections and#8212; illustrate the workings of each item, from simple hooks and levers to complex machinery used in steam, motive, hydraulic, air, and electric power, navigation, gearing, clocks, mining, construction, and more.

Compiled as a ready reference for inventors, students of mechanics, artisans, and other workers, this volume features only minimal text. Its true value lies in its wealth of illustrated information, offering the quickest and most satisfactory method of conveying the exact conditions of mechanical action and construction.

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Originally published in 1899, this is the unabridged republication of the 16th enlarged edition: Mechanical movements, powers, and devices. New York: Norman W. Henley Pub., 1921.

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A fascinating compendium of early-20th-century mechanical devices, this expansive work rangesand#160;from basicand#160;levers to complex machinery.and#160;More than 1,800 engravings include simple illustrations and detailed cross-sections.

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A fascinating compendium of early-20th-century mechanical devices, this expansive work ranges from basic hooks and levers to complex machinery used in steam, motive, hydraulic, air, and electric power, navigation, gearing, clocks, mining, and construction. More than 1,800 engravings include simple illustrations and detailed cross-sections.

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ISBN:
9780486457437
Author:
Hiscox, Gardner D
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Hiscox, Gardner Dexter
Author:
Hiscox, Gardner D.
Subject:
Machinery
Subject:
Mechanical movements
Subject:
General Technology
Subject:
Construction-Heavy Machinery
Subject:
Industrial Technology
Copyright:
Edition Number:
16
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Science Books
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Originally published in 1899, this is the unabridged republication of the 16th enlarged edition: Mechanical movements, powers, and devices. New York: Norman W. Henley Pub., 1921.
"Synopsis" by ,
A fascinating compendium of early-20th-century mechanical devices, this expansive work rangesand#160;from basicand#160;levers to complex machinery.and#160;More than 1,800 engravings include simple illustrations and detailed cross-sections.
"Synopsis" by ,
A fascinating compendium of early-20th-century mechanical devices, this expansive work ranges from basic hooks and levers to complex machinery used in steam, motive, hydraulic, air, and electric power, navigation, gearing, clocks, mining, and construction. More than 1,800 engravings include simple illustrations and detailed cross-sections.

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