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  • Stuff Matters
    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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  • An Odyssey in Steam
    An Odyssey in Steam (English, Hardback) David C. Bell

    It is a unique look at the railways during the age of steam featuring many of the engines currently at The National Railway Museum in York including the Rocket; the Flying Scotsman; the Evening Star; the Duke of Gloucester and the Mallard.

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  • Tool and Cutter Sharpening
    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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  • Machinery's Handbook
    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.

    $89.61 $105.00
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  • Rover V8 - The Story of the Engine
    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.

    $38.34 $50.00
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  • Two-stroke Performance Tuning
    Two-stroke Performance Tuning (English, Hardback) A. Graham Bell

    Ignition, carburetion, cylinders, and exhaust systems for vintage and modern motocross and road bikes, Japanese motorcycles, and karting.

    $28.91 $36.95
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  • Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Fluids 5E
    Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Fluids 5E (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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  • Automotive Handbook
    Automotive Handbook (English, Hardback) Robert Bosch GmbH

    The Automotive Handbook, 9th Edition, is the flagship publication in the Bosch handbook series on automotive technologies and is one of the most definitive sets of reference books that automotive engineers have at their disposal.

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  • Reinforced Concrete Design
    Reinforced Concrete Design (English, Paperback) W. H. Mosley, Ray Hulse

    A straightforward and practical introduction to the principles and methods used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures. This bestselling text contains many worked examples to illustrate the various aspects of design involved. Fully revised to conform to EC2, and reflecting interpretation and use since its introduction.

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  • Thermodynamics for Dummies
    Thermodynamics for Dummies (English, Paperback) Mike Pauken

    Thermodynamics For Dummies provides support in easily-understood language for students seeking additional help with thermodynamics and related fields.

    $18.88 $21.99
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  • Electric Motors and Drives
    Electric Motors and Drives (English, Paperback) Austin Hughes, William Drury

    Suitable for non-specialist users of electric motors and drives, this title explores various widely-used modern types of motor and drive, including conventional and brushless D C, induction motors and servo drives, providing readers with the knowledge to select the right technology for a given job.

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

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

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  • Frank Whittle
    Frank Whittle (English, Paperback) Andrew Nahum

    Blending genius, tragedy, heroism and war, Andrew Nahum tells the fascinating story of the man whose invention would go on to change the world.

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  • Mechanical Engineering Principles
    Mechanical Engineering Principles (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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  • Spacecraft Systems Engineering
    Spacecraft Systems Engineering (English, Hardback) Peter Fortescue

    This new edition covers all the different areas of engineering required in the design and implementation of spacecraft and space missions. Detailing recent developments in space activities, all chapters have been thoroughly revised and updated in the areas of launch vehicles, structures, ground stations and mechanisms.

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  • Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production
    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.

    $23.36 $29.95
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  • Introduction to Surface Engineering
    Introduction to Surface Engineering (English, Hardback) P. A. Dearnley

    This illustrated reference work provides a comprehensive overview of the surface engineering discipline, focusing on automotive, machining, and biomedical fields.

    $96.86 $135.00
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  • Normal Accidents
    Normal Accidents (English, Paperback) Charles Perrow

    Analyzes the social side of technological risk. This book argues that the conventional engineering approach to ensuring safety - building in more warnings and safeguards - fails because systems complexity makes failures inevitable. It asserts that typical precautions, by adding to complexity, may help create new categories of accidents.

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  • The New Science of Strong Materials
    The New Science of Strong Materials (English, Paperback) J. E. Gordon

    All questions about the nature of materials are vital to engineers but also fascinating as scientific problems. Using both SI and imperial units, Gordon's account of material science is a demonstration of the sometimes curious and entertaining ways in which scientists isolate and solve problems.

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  • Understanding Structures
    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.

    $65.52 $75.50
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