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Methane: Fuel for the Future

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York/London, Springer: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62403786


0306411229 334 pages including index. Proceedings of a world conference entitled "Methane - Fuel for the Future," sponsored by the government of British Columbia, held during September 1981, at Delta's River Inn, Vancouver, British Columbia. Offers valuable information for mechanical and biochemical engineers, organic chemists, transportation and energy specialists, and all others interested in the development of alternate fuels. Clean, bright and unmarked but... View more info

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Handbook of Snow: Principles, Processes, Management and Use

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Pergamon Pr: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 615C6190


0080253741 776 pages. Index. "The only comprehensive, fully-illustrated handbook on the physical principles and management of snow, snowfall and snowcover." - from back cover. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Finite Element Software for Microwave Engineering (Wiley Series in Microwave and Optical Engineering)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley-Interscience: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 133C6838


0471126365 484 pages. "The first comprehensive reference for users of finite element software." - from dust jacket. Unread. As new. View more info

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Heat Pump Technology for Saving Energy (Energy Technology Review)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Noyes Pubns: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133A0227


0815507445 348 pages. Chapters include: Basic Concepts; Comparison of water-source and air-source heat pumps in Northern Environment; Evaluation of the air-to-air heat pump for residential use; Three experimental studies; Aces water-to-air system; The solar-assisted heat pump; Performance evaluation of 3-ton air-to-air heat pump; Compressor capacity control; Controlling noise. Somewhat above-average wear. Usual library markings. Worthy working copy. View more info

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Drainage Structures for Logging Roads

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, The Association of British Columbia Professional Foresters and the Centre for Continuing Education, the University of British Columbia: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133A5248


0888431139 238 pages. Papers presented at a conference held April 2 & 3, 1979 at the Sheraton-Plaza 500, Vancouver, B.C. Clean, bright and unmarked (but for title written along spine) with very light wear. Sunning to spine. Excellent copy. View more info

Applied Strength of Materials - Second Edition

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 62403997


0070935408 408 pages including index. Binding sound. Moderate wear. Prior owner's details upon front flyleaf else clean and unmarked. Nice solid copy. View more info

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Electrical Communication

By: Albert, Arthur Lemuel

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133C7140


448 pages. Black and white illustrations. "Presents the various phases of transmitting intelligence electrically as they contribute to the end desired - that of providing the public with an adequate and economical communication service." - from Preface. Prior owner's bookplate inside front cover, otherwise unmarked. Minor lean to spine. Average wear. A sound first edition copy of this early work in the field, the modern state of which might be unrecognizabl... View more info

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Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, January (Jan.) 1932 - The Sperry Automatic Pilot / The Herrick Vertoplane

By: Angle, G.; Caldwell, F.; Sperry, E.; Lederer, J.; Allen, J.; Vaughan, G.; Hoffman, E.; Klemin, A.; Herrick, G.; Weidinger, H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2492


58 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad commemorates Major "Jimmy" Doolittle's record transcontinental flight from Burbank to Newark in 1931; Positioning of Link Rod Wrist Pins in Articulated Connecting Rods; Propeller Design; The Sperry Automatic Pilot for Airplanes; Fire Extinguishers; Methods of Laying Out Flat Patterns; Fuel and Lubricants in Relation to Engine Design; The Triangle Parachute; Vortex Theory and the Tapered Wing; The Herrick Vertopl... View more info

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Aviation Engineering (Magazine), April (Apr.) 1933 - Editorial on the Akron Disaster / New Boeing Transport

By: Angle, G.; Hardecker, J.; Searles, E.; Finnie, T.; Miller, R.; Koudry, J.; Anderson, W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2498


32 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad salutes Canadian Airways Limited; Shank Proportions of Aircraft Connecting Rods; Construction of Aircraft Fuel Tanks; The Effect of Change of Weight on Airplane Performance; The Value of Weight Saving in Aircraft Design; Notes on Stresses in Metal Covering Under the Action of a Uniformly Distributed Load; Copper Hydrogen Electric Welding; The New Boeing Transport; Pratt & Whitney Two-Row Engine Development; World Aviati... View more info

The Theory of Machines: Part I - The Principles of Mechanism; Part II - Elementary Mechanics of Machines. Second Edition

By: Angus, Robert W.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill: 1917

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 62404027


340 pages including index. Chapters include: the nature of the machine; motion in machines; velocity diagrams; the motion diagram; toothed gearing; bevel and spiral gearing; trains of gearing; cams; forces acting on machines; crank effort and turning movement diagrams; machine efficiency; Governors; Speed Fluctuations; flywheel weight; accelerations in machines; machine balancing. Bright gilt lettering upon spine. Some writing upon front endpaper. Minimal markings to ... View more info

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OKB Sukhoi: A History of the Design Bureau & Its Aircraft

By: Antonov, Vladimir; Gordon, Yefim; Miller, Jay

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Voyageur Press (MN): 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761G4527


1857800125 296 pages. "The definitive history of one of the world's most famous aircraft design bureaux... Each individual Sukhoi aircraft type is reviewed in exceptional detail. Included are prototypes, testbeds, miscellaneous uncompleted projects and design studies, and a plethora of production types. Nearly a thousand three-view drawings and photographs in colour and black and white depict every aircraft known to have been developed under the auspices of the Su... View more info

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Mosaic Art Today

By: Argiro, L.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, TBS The Book Service Ltd: 1969

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 614A4016


0700221808 636 pages. Index. Appendices. Covers basic principles and practical applications. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound working copy. View more info

The Development of Stainless Steel: Its Properties and Uses

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $89.95

Publisher: U.K., Thos. Firth & Sons, LTD: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83102458


82 pages. "Being a Text-book of Data collected from Investigations in the Research Laboratories and in the Works of Thos. Firth & Sons, LTD., Sheffield." - from title page. Chapters include: The Requisitioning of Stainless Steel; Stainless Steel and its Manufacture; The Working and Treatment of Stainless Steel; The Strength of Stainless Steel as Shewn by Mechanical Tests; The Mechanical Strength of Stainless Steel at High Temperatures; General Physical Properit... View more info

Handbook of Steel Drainage and Highway Construction Products - First Canadian Edition

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, American Iron and Steel Institute: 1984

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 62403998


413 pages. Printed on high quality paper. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked. Orange cloth-covered boards bear light wear and some sunning along spine. View more info

Metric Design Manual - Precast and Prestressed Concrete

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Prestressed Concrete Institute: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13304356


Multi-paginations - approximately one inch thick. Chapters as follows: Assembly concepts; Product information and capability; Design of precast and prestressed concrete elements; Analysis and design of precast and prestressed concrete structures; Architectural precast concrete; Design of connections; Related considerations; General design information. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper else unmarked. Light wear. Nice bright and tight copy in orange cloth-covered ... View more info

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Team Work: The Story of John Laing and Son Limited, Building and Civil Engineering Contractors, London, Carlisle, Johanesburg, Lusaka

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $149.95

Publisher: UK, Self-Published: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 854A2758


108 pages. Includes signed presentation letter from the private secretary to Mr. J.M. Laing. Colour illustrated endpapers. Excellent black and white engineering photography throughout. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy of this handsome work. View more info

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Canada Wire and Cable Company: Wire Rope and Fittings Catalogue No. W.R. 42

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada Wire and Cable Company: 1950

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 133C5463


287 pages. Index. Black and white photos. Detailed diagrams. Features "Canada Tru-Lay steel wire rope for every purpose". Contents include: Flattened Strand; Wire Rope Slings; Wire Rope Fittings; Care and Maintenance; Splicing of Wire Rope; Excavating and Contracting Ropes; Industrial Ropes for Material Handling; Ropes for Mining; Logging Ropes; Marine Ropes; Gas and Oil Well ropes; Elevator Ropes; Engineering data; Glossary. Diagrams of the High Lead, Nort... View more info

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Marine Centrifugal Pumping Engines

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Drysdale: 1955

Edition: Reprint of Second Edition

Seller ID: 133C7056


59 pages. Black and white photos. Detailed drawings. Handbook for Superintendant Engineeers, Chief Draughtsmen, Engineer-Officers and others responsible for the selection, installation and running of Drysdale Centrifugal Pumping Machinery." - Subtitle. Large piece clipped from front free endpaper. Minimal markings. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Protection, Inspection & Maintenance of Marine Structures

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Pile Buck: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133C9590


268 pages. Black and white diagrams. "A guide for engineers, planners and maintenance supervisors in scheduling inspection, maintenance and repair of waterfront structures and related facilities." - from page 1. Prior owner's stamp atop first page otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. Tight and square. A quality copy. View more info

Bound Volumes of RTTY and The Lenkurt Demodulator

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $114.66

Publisher: Canada, RTTY: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83102371


A single thick cirlox bound volume in stiff plastic wraps containing collections of two different publications: The Lenkurt Demodulator - 02/65, 01/65, 12/64, 11/64, 10/64, 9/64, 8/64, 2/64, 1/64, 12/63, 11/63, 10/64, 9/63; and RTTY - 3/63, 2/63, 12/62, 11/62, 10/62, 9/62, 8/62, 7/62, 6/62, 5/62, 4/62, 3/62, 1/62, and 2/62. The Lenkurt Demodulator was published monthly by Lenkurt Electric of Vancouver, British Columbia for individuals interested in multi-channel carrier... View more info