Building Systems Design Volume 16

Building Systems Design Volume 16

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ...Covering Co., Jersey City, N. J., had an exhibit consisting of a sample section of Pyrobestos pipe covering, also a sample section of Pyrobestos stack lining. Pipe guides used in the company's method of underground construction were also shown. C. C. Hall, who was in charge, came in for many congratulations on his election as secretary of the National Air Cell Covering Company. A. M. Byers Co., Pittsburgh, Pa., had an impressive exhibit of standard weight, extra-heavy and double extra-heavy genuine wrought-iron pipe, also Van Stone joints and galvanized genuine wroughtiron pipe and coils and bends. A. J. Fitzgibbons was in chargeiof the company's interests. American Foundry & Construction Co., Pittsburgh, Pa., showed a 4-in. expansion bend, a 4-in. cast-steel flanged gate valve, an 8-in. cast-steel flanged elbow and a stock of assorted flanges and samples of Van Stone joints. The company's representatives were W. S. Klingelhofer, president; F. NV. Hiles, purchasing agent; and E. Johnson. Ric-Wil Co., Celeveland, O., exhibited a model of a cross-section of Class DF and Class MDF Ric-Wil conduit and a large base drain for underground steam and water pipes. The display also included Cortescopic views of Ric-Wil jobs under construction. Ric-Wil paint for heated surfaces formed an interesting part of the exhibit. The company was represented by Ira D. Siegfried and C. Gottwald. Republic Steam Flow Meters Co., Chicago, Ill., had two meters on exhibition, the regular type and one which the company has just placed on the market. The latter model is designed for measuring fluid flows of extremely low velocity and low pressure, 1 in. of water differential being suflicient to actuate the mercury column 1% in., or the entire range of more

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  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 599g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236844726
  • 9781236844729