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Find the answer every time Here, in concise, straightforward language, is the guidebook your father trusted, completely overhauled and updated for the first time in three decades. Clearly organized to help you find what you need, it covers tools, drawing and sketching, measuring and connecting, installation, bearings, motor maintenance, electrical devices, structural steel, and more. Everything about the newest equipment is here, as well as information vital to maintaining the older machinery still found in many shops. Apply the right method of installation for various types of machinery and equipment Install, repair, and maintain chain drives and V-belt drives Perform preventive and predictive motor maintenance Understand and maintain wet and dry pipe sprinkler systems Troubleshoot and repair pumps, air compressors, fans, and blowers Create and use sheet metal patterns Sharpen hand saws, band saws and circular saws
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  • Paperback | 1152 pages
  • 136 x 209 x 31mm | 968g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 5th Edition
  • 0764541714
  • 9780764541711
  • 795,242

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Find the answer every time

Here, in concise, straightforward language, is the guidebookyour father trusted, completely overhauled and updated for thefirst time in three decades. Clearly organized to help you findwhat you need, it covers tools, drawing and sketching, measuringand connecting, installation, bearings, motor maintenance, electrical devices, structural steel, and more. Everything aboutthe newest equipment is here, as well as information vital tomaintaining the older machinery still found in many shops.

Apply the right method of installation for various types ofmachinery and equipmentInstall, repair, and maintain chain drives and V-beltdrivesPerform preventive and predictive motor maintenanceUnderstand and maintain wet and dry pipe sprinkler systemsTroubleshoot and repair pumps, air compressors, fans, andblowersCreate and use sheet metal patternsSharpen hand saws, band saws and circular saws
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Table of contents

Introduction.About the Author.Chapter 1: Safety.Chapter 2: Drawing and Sketching.Chapter 3: The Basic Toolbox.Chapter 4: Portable Power Tools.Chapter 5: Stationary Power Tools.Chapter 6: Measurement.Chapter 7: Screw Threads.Chapter 8: Mechanical Fasteners.Chapter 9: Machinery and Equipment Installation.Chapter 10 :Bearings.Chapter 11: Principles of Mechanical Power Transmission.Chapter 12: Shafting.Chapter 13: Flat Belts.Chapter 14: V-Belt Drives.Chapter 15: Chain Drives.Chapter 16: Gears.Chapter 17: Couplings.Chapter 18 Gaskets, Packings and Seals.Chapter 19: Lubrication and Oil Analysis.Chapter 20: Vibration Measurement.Chapter 21: Preventive and Predictive Maintenance.Chapter 22: Electricity.Chapter 23: AC Motors.Chapter 24: Fans and Blowers.Chapter 25: Pumps.Chapter 26: Air Compressors.Chapter 27: Pipe Fittings.Chapter 28: Pipe Valves.Chapter 29: Structural Steel.Chapter 30: Sheet-Metal Work.Chapter 31: Welding.Chapter 32: Sharpening Saws.Chapter 33: Wood Fastening.Chapter 34: Carpentry.Chapter 35: Blacksmithing.Chapter 36: Rigging.Chapter 37: Hydraulics and Pneumatics.Chapter 38: Mensuration and Mechanical Calculations.Appendix.List of Vendors.Index.
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About Carl A. Nelson

Thomas Bieber Davis is a mechanical engineer and trainer in preventive and predictive maintenance at all levels. He has also developed preventive maintenance products for industrial use. Carl A. Nelson wrote numerous practical manuals for the mechanical trades, including earlier editions of this book, before his death in 1993.
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