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Steam Engine Design and Mechanism by International Correspondence Schools. This book is a reprint of a book from the early 20th century, the age of steam. It is desgined to provide information and teaching of the design and construction of stationery steam engines. It includes; STEAM ENGINE MECHANISM Elements Of The Steam Engine The Four-Link Slider Crank The Plain Slide-Valve Engine The D Slide-Valve And Steam Distribution Relative Position Of Valve And Piston Effects Of Lap Lead Positions Of Eccentric For Opposite Directions Of Rotation Rocker Arms Dead Centers Clearance Real And Apparent Cut-Off And Ratio Of Expansion Corliss Valve Gear Relative Motions Of Piston, Crank, And Valves STEAM ENGINE DESIGN Data And Calculations The Boiler Pressures For Different Types Of Engines Economical Ratio Of Expansion Piston Speed Clearance Engine Calculations Back Pressure And Point Of Exhaust Closure Calculations For Simple Non-Condensing Engine Calculations For High-Speed Automatic Cut-Off Engine Hoisting And Locomotive Engines Cylinders And Steam Chests Steam Ports And Passages Engine Shafts And Cranks Crankpins For Overhung Crank Hollow Pistons Built Up Pistons Solid Pistons Marine Pistons Piston Packing Piston Rod Connection Of Rod To Piston Proportions For Connecting Rods (Solid And Open) Strap-End Connecting Rod Crossheads Valves, Valve Steams, And Eccentric Rods Eccentric Sheaves And Straps Stuffing Boxes Engine Flywheels Calculations For Built-Up Flywheels Flywheel Rim Joints Stress In Rim Flange, And In Bolts Fastening Arm To Rim Engine Frames, Or Beds Examples Of Engine Proportions With Tables. It would be a fascinating read for steam enthusiasts and a valuable reference for those building a steam engine.

Softcover, 165 pages, 190mm x 235mm, black and white drawings, brand new. Check out my other listings for more books Im happy to combine postage where possible. Pickup is at Seddon. Please click here to ask a question
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