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  • Welding for Dummies by Steven Robert Farnsworth
    Welding for Dummies (English, Paperback) Steven Robert Farnsworth

    Get the know-how to weld like a pro Being a skilled welder is a hot commodity in today's job market, as well as a handy talent for industrious do-it-yourself repairpersons and hobbyists. Welding For Dummies gives you all the information you need to perform this commonly used, yet complex, task.

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  • Machinery's Handbook by Christopher J. McCauley
    Machinery's Handbook (English, Hardback) Christopher J. McCauley

    The "Bible of the Metalworking Industries" contains major revisions of existing content, as well as new material on a variety of topics. It is the essential reference for mechanical, manufacturing, and industrial engineers, designers, draftsmen, toolmakers, machinists, engineering and technology students, and the serious home hobbyist.

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  • Tool and Cutter Sharpening by Harold Hall
    Tool and Cutter Sharpening (English, Paperback) Harold Hall

    Sharpening workshop tools is one task that is least understood by the majority of workshop owners. This book illustrates how most sharpening tasks can be carried out using an off hand grinder and a few simply made accessories to a standard comparable to that achieved using much more sophisticated equipment.

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  • Patek Philippe by Nicholas Foulkes
    Patek Philippe (English, Hardback) Nicholas Foulkes

    The definitive history of the world-renowned watchmakers, Patek Philippe. Nicholas Foulkes has perfectly recreated the atmosphere and details of our 175-year journey." - Philippe Stern, Honorary President of Patek Philippe

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  • Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production by Rob Thompson
    Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production (English, Paperback) Rob Thompson, Martin Thompson

    Suitable for design students, this book provides an understanding of the environmental impact of materials, manufacturing processes and product lifecycles, and a guide on how to select and use them in an intelligent way. It is packed with practical information and analysis on 15 materials, 14 processes and six production lifecycles.

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  • Rover V8 - The Story of the Engine by James Taylor
    Rover V8 - The Story of the Engine (English, Hardback) James Taylor

    This book tells the full story of the Rover V8 engine, its origins as a General Motors design in the 1950s and its development by Rover (and subsequently Land Rover) between 1967 and 2004. It focuses on production versions of the engine and includes information supplied by those who worked on its design and development.

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  • Stuff Matters by Mark A. Miodownik
    Stuff Matters (English, Paperback) Mark A. Miodownik

    An exploration of human creativity. From the everyday objects in our homes to the most extraordinary new materials that will shape our future, it reveals the inner workings of the man-made world, the miracles of craft, design, engineering and ingenuity that surround us every day.

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  • Radical Matter by Kate Franklin
    Radical Matter (English, Hardback) Kate Franklin

    A road map for product design professionals and students to ten "Big Ideas" in material innovation

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  • 507 Mechanical Movements by Henry T. Brown
    507 Mechanical Movements (English, Paperback) Henry T. Brown

    This 1868 collection features simplified illustrations of the mechanisms used in hydraulics, steam engines, pneumatics, presses, horologes, and other machines. Captioned drawings depict the movements of each mechanism.

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  • Audel Welding Pocket Reference by James E. Brumbaugh
    Audel Welding Pocket Reference (English, Paperback) James E. Brumbaugh, Rex Miller

    Welders, maintenance and repair workers, supervisors, and apprentices in the welding trades will find this handy guide indispensable. Condensed from the current Audel Welder's Guide, Third Edition, it includes tables, essential drawings, lists, and updated charts dealing with the most common situations welding workers face on the job.

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  • Make: Volume 61 by Mike Senese
    Make: Volume 61 (English, Paperback) Mike Senese

    China's hotbed of innovation and creativity, Shenzhen, is making waves around the world. In our cover story, Shenzhen native Naomi Wu talks about bringing open-source hardware to China and how Chinese culture influences her maker ethos. Then read about how five more women are each building their own unique maker experiences in Shenzhen.Plus, build these projects:...

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  • Milling by David A. Clark
    Milling (English, Hardback) David A. Clark

    Milling is one of the principal and most versatile machining processes for sizing parts in the workshop. Whether a professional engineer looking for advice, or an amateur looking to install your first milling machine, this book will show you how to make full use of your milling machine safely and effectively, and enhance your milling skills.

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  • The Motorbike Book by DK
    The Motorbike Book (Hardback) DK

    Takes you on an action-packed ride through the history of the motorbike that is all about the men, machines and landmark technology behind the most iconic bikes from ACE to Zundapp. Featuring over 1,000 of the greatest motorbikes in the world, it is a visual guide tracing their evolution from the 1910s right up to the superbikes of today.

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  • Mechanics by L. D. Landau
    Mechanics (English, Paperback) L. D. Landau, E. M. Lifshitz

    Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, this mechanics text is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to a complete and direct means of solving problems in mechanics.

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  • Mechanical Engineering Principles, 3rd ed by John Bird
    Mechanical Engineering Principles, 3rd ed (English, Paperback) John Bird, Carl Ross

    "In this book John Bird and Carl Ross introduce mechanical principles and technology through examples and applications - enabling students to develop a sound understanding of the principles needed by professional engineers and technicians. No previous background in engineering is assumed and theoretical concepts are supported by over 600 problems and worked examples. This completely new text is...

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  • Building Simple Model Steam Engines: Book 2 by Tubal Cain
    Building Simple Model Steam Engines: Book 2 (Paperback) Tubal Cain

    Since the publication of the first book, the author has designed and built several more engines ranging from a delightful little turbine to a larger engine in the style of the magnificent 'Steam Engines of the Highest Class' offered by toymakers before WW1. Fully detailed methods of construction with the beginner in mind.

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  • Model Aircraft Aerodynamics by Martin Simons
    Model Aircraft Aerodynamics (English, Paperback) Martin Simons

    The standard textbook on aerodynamic theory, as applied to model flight.

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  • Understanding Structures by Derek Seward
    Understanding Structures (English, Paperback) Derek Seward

    A highly illustrated textbook explaining the fundamentals of structural analysis, materials and design in one integrated volume. Each stage of the design process is illustrated by a realistic numerical example which is based on genuine design data.

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  • Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines by Richard Stone
    Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines (English, Hardback) Richard Stone

    Now in its fourth edition, this textbook remains the indispensable text to guide readers through automotive or mechanical engineering, both at university and beyond.

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  • Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Fluids by G. F. C. Rogers
    Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Fluids (English, Paperback) G. F. C. Rogers, Y. R. Mayhew

    The fifth edition has been issued to incorporate two new tables - Data of Refrigerant 134a and a table containing for selected substances, molar enthalpies and molar Gibbs functions of formation, Equilibirum constants of formation, as well as molar heat capacities and absolute entropies.

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