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Isometric DrawingIsometric Drawing
by Alpha Pierce Jamison - McGraw-Hill , 1911
To understand what is to follow, the reader must possess a working knowledge of mechanical drawing. Attention is given to the way in which a drawing can be made, rather than to the reasons for doing 'thus and so'. Plain and common terms will be used.
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OpenSCAD User ManualOpenSCAD User Manual
- Wikibooks , 2013
OpenSCAD is a free software for creating solid 3D CAD objects. Unlike most free software for creating 3D models (such as the well-known Blender), OpenSCAD does not focus on the artistic aspects of 3D modelling, but instead focuses on the CAD aspects.
(2375 views)

Mechanical Drawing. Elementary and AdvancedMechanical Drawing. Elementary and Advanced
by John S. Reid - J. Wiley & sons , 1910
The work includes courses in Advanced Mechanical Drawing consisting of courses in Advanced isometrical Drawing, Architectural Drawing, Sheet Metal Drafting, Machine Details, and Working Drawings made from freehand sketches of small machine parts.
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Tribology in EngineeringTribology in Engineering
by Hasim Pihtili (ed.) - InTech , 2013
The main goal in preparing this book was to publish contemporary concepts, new discoveries and innovative ideas in the field of surface engineering, predominantly for the technical applications, as well as in the field of production engineering.
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Mechanical Drawing Self-TaughtMechanical Drawing Self-Taught
by Joshua Rose - Henry Carey Baird & Co. , 1887
The object of this book is to enable the beginner to make simple mechanical drawings without the aid of an instructor, and to create an interest in the subject by giving examples such as the machinist meets with in his every-day workshop practice.
(6405 views)

Wave Propagation: Theories and ApplicationsWave Propagation: Theories and Applications
by Yi Zheng (ed.) - InTech , 2013
This book introduces some exciting applications and theories to those who have general interests in waves and wave propagations, and provides insights and references to those who are specialized in the areas presented in the book.
(2275 views)

New Generation of Electric VehiclesNew Generation of Electric Vehicles
by Zoran Stevic (ed.) - InTech , 2012
The book presents modern technologies applied in the implementation of electric vehicles. Special attention was paid to energy efficiency of EV's. Also today's trends, mathematical models and computer design elements of future cars are presented.
(2821 views)

Welding ProcessesWelding Processes
by Radovan Kovacevic - InTech , 2012
Despite the wide availability of literature on welding processes, a need exists to update community on advancements in joining techniques of similar and dissimilar materials, in their numerical modeling, as well as in their sensing and control.
(6828 views)

Advances on Analysis and Control of Vibrations: Theory and ApplicationsAdvances on Analysis and Control of Vibrations: Theory and Applications
by M.Z. de la Hoz, F. Pozo - InTech , 2012
This book is a compendium of research works on vibration analysis and control. It goes through new methodologies that help us understand and mitigate this phenomenon. The applications include vehicle suspension systems, wind turbines, etc.
(5631 views)

Steam-turbine Principles and PracticeSteam-turbine Principles and Practice
by Terrell Croft - McGraw-Hill , 1923
Steam-turbine Principles and Practice has been prepared, for the 'practical' man. It has been written to provide the operating engineer, the plant superintendent, or manager with such steam-turbine information as he requires in his everyday work.
(6579 views)

Electric Vehicle ConversionElectric Vehicle Conversion
- Wikibooks , 2011
An electric vehicle conversion is the modification of an internal combustion engine driven vehicle to battery electric propulsion, creating a battery electric vehicle. The book is a general guide to performing your own conversions.
(6261 views)

Tool Engineering; Jigs And FixturesTool Engineering; Jigs And Fixtures
by Albert Atkins Dowd - McGraw-Hill , 1922
The aim and purpose of this book is to furnish information with respect to the science of tool engineering. An endeavor has been made to simplify the subject matter and to treat it in a manner which can be easily understood by the designer.
(13008 views)

Wind TurbinesWind Turbines
by T. Al-Shemmeri - BookBoon , 2010
This book aims to describe the fundamentals of wind energy and the pertinent parameters that control the amount of energy available from a given wind turbine. The book is complimented by many worked examples of the calculations.
(10330 views)

Manufacturing Processes and Materials: ExercisesManufacturing Processes and Materials: Exercises
by Miltiadis A. Boboulos - BookBoon , 2010
The book addresses issues essential to modern manufacturing, ranging from traditional topics such as casting, forming, machining, and joining, to advanced topics such as nanomaterials. Comprehensive coverage of relevant engineering fundamentals.
(24147 views)

Fundamentals of CombustionFundamentals of Combustion
by Joseph M. Powers - University of Notre Dame , 2010
Thermodynamics and chemical kinetics of combustion reactions, modeling of reacting fluid mechanical systems, subsonic and supersonic combustion, detailed and one-step kinetics, ignition theory, asymptotic and numerical modeling techniques.
(12375 views)

CAD-CAM and Rapid Prototyping Application EvaluationCAD-CAM and Rapid Prototyping Application Evaluation
by Miltiadis A. Boboulos - BookBoon , 2010
The author describes via review, analysis and case studies the state of art in the selection, application and implementation of CAD-CAM systems. New manufacturing technologies that build parts on a layer-by-layer basis are also analyzed.
(11944 views)

Wind PowerWind Power
by S. M. Muyeen - InTech , 2010
The wind energy has the huge potential of becoming a major source of renewable energy for this modern world. Wind power is a clean, emissions-free power generation technology, based on capturing the energy from natural forces.
(11638 views)

Mechanical Drawing ProblemsMechanical Drawing Problems
by Edward Berg, Emil Kronquist - The Manual Arts Press , 1918
This is a collection of progressive problems embodying the fundamental principles and examples of practical mechanical drawing. Topics include procedures in making a drawing, orthographic projection, sectional views, drawing an ellipse and more.
(16836 views)

Basic Concepts in TurbomachineryBasic Concepts in Turbomachinery
by Grant Ingram - BookBoon , 2009
This free textbook is intended to complement existing literature by providing more detail on some of the very basics aspects of how turbomachinery operates. A series of problems are provided at the end of each chapter with numerical answers.
(23164 views)

Mechanical VibrationMechanical Vibration
by Janusz Krodkiewski , 2008
Introduction to the theory of vibrations of mechanical systems. First part, Modelling and Analysis, is devoted to this solution that can be approximated by the linear models. The second part is on experimental investigations.
(24876 views)

The Boundary Element Method in AcousticsThe Boundary Element Method in Acoustics
by Stephen Kirkup - Integrated Sound Software , 2007
The book is an introduction to the boundary element method (BEM) and its application to acoustic problems. Software implementing the methods is available. Examples of realistic application illustrate the potential of the BEM in acoustic simulation.
(9857 views)

Fundamentals of Die Casting DesignFundamentals of Die Casting Design
by Genick Bar-Meir , 2000
This book describes the fundamentals of design of the die casting process and die mold/runner. It will be useful for the die casting engineer as well as managers and anyone else who deals with the die casting operations.
(22585 views)