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action advantage amount angle applied arrangement Boilers carried catches central centre CHARLES GRIFFIN circle clearance closed complete compression connected construction CONTENTS Corliss crank Crown curve cut-off cutting cylinder dashpot describe Design diagram diameter direction distance draw eccentric eccentric-rod EDITION effect Electrical engagement engine equal EXETER STREET exhaust exhaust valves expansion extreme face figure give given governor Handsome Cloth Illustrations indicated interested known Large lead length LIMITED LONDON Manual Marine matter MECHANICS Mining motion move movement necessary Numerous obtained opening piston plate port port opening position PRACTICAL pressure prevent Price Prof Professor Pumping radius release resultant reversing Revised SECOND Ships shown shows side slide spring steam steam valves Steel STRAND stroke Students Tables trip gear trip lever valve gear valve lever valve spindle vertical volume width wrist wrist-plate
Page 73 - DAIRY CHEMISTRY FOR DAIRY MANAGERS, CHEMISTS, AND ANALYSTS A Practical Handbook for Dairy Chemists and others having Control of Dairies. BY H. DROOP RICHMOND, FIC, CHEMIST TO THE AYLESBURY DAIRY COMPANY.
Page 39 - Quite the BEST PUBLICATION on this subject."— Shipping Gazette. Latitude and Longitude : How to find them. By WJ MILLAB, CE SECOND EDITION, Revised. 2s. " Cannot but prove an acquisition to those studying Navigation.
Page 35 - A MANUAL OF APPLIED MECHANICS : Comprising the Principles of Statics and Cinematics, and Theory of Structures, Mechanism, and Machines. With Numerous Diagrams Crown 8vo, cloth. SEVENTEENTH EDITION. 12s. 6d. A MANUAL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING : Comprising Engineering Surveys, Earthwork, Foundations, Masonry, Carpentry, Metal Work, Roads, Railways, Canals, Rivers, Waterworks, Harbours, &c.
Page 28 - English and Foreign Boilers with their Heat Efficiencies shown in Fifty Tables — Fire Grates of Various Types — Mechanical Stokers — Combustion of Fuel in Boilers — Transmission of Heat through Boiler Plates, and their Temperature — Feed Water Heaters, Superheaters, Feed Pumps, &c. — Smoke and its Prevention — Instruments used in Testing Boilers — Marine and Locomotive Boilers — Fuel Testing Stations — Discussion of the Trials and Conclusions — On the Choice of a Boiler, and...
Page 76 - GENERAL CONTENTS. — Introduction — Historical Review of the Cement Industry — -The Early Days of Portland Cement — Composition of Portland Cement— PROCESSES OF MANUFACTURE— The Washmill and the Backs — Flue and Chamber Drying Processes — Calcination of the Cement Mixture — Grinding of the Cement — Composition of Mortar and Concrete — CEMENT TESTING — CHEMICAL ANALYSIS of Portland Cement, Lime, and Raw Materials — Employment of Slags for Cement Making — • Scott's Cement,...
Page 56 - Occurrence of Minerals. — Prospecting. — Boring. — Breaking Ground. — Supporting Excavations. — Exploitation. — Haulage or Transport. — Hoisting or Winding. — Drainage. — Ventilation. — Lighting. — Descent and Ascent. — Dressing, &c. — INDEX. " A remarkably clear survey of the whole field of mining operations."— Engineer.
Page 49 - One of the MOST VALUABLE CONTRIBUTIONS to Central Station literature we have had for some time."— Electricity.
Page 38 - is INVALUABLE. The NAVAL ARCHITECT will find brought togetner and ready to his hand, a mass of information which he would otherwise have to seek in an almost endless variety of publications, and some of which he would possibly not be able to obtain at all elsewhere."— Steamship.
Page 28 - GENERAL CONTENTS. — Classification of different Types of Boilers — .425 Experiments on English and Foreign Boilers with their Heat Efficiencies shown in Fifty Tables — Fire Grates of Various Types — Mechanical Stokers — Combustion of Fuel in Boilers — Transmission of Heat through Boiler Plates, and their Temperature — Feed Water Heaters, Superheaters, Feed Pumps, &c.