The Model Engineer and Practical Electrician Volume 4

The Model Engineer and Practical Electrician Volume 4

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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. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ... a. full description of its adaptability to model locos, particularly those with inside cylinders, and its advantages in setting the slide valve. He further illustrated his lecture by drawings on the blackboard. A good discussion followed the lecture, and Mr. Thompstone exhibited a finished j( scale L. and S. W. engine bogie, also a set of model boiler and engine fittings, which were much admired. A vote of thanks was then proposed and carried to Mr. Hayes for his most instructive lecture, also to Messrs. Leigh and Thompstone. The February meeting was held at the Marsden Cafe, on the 4th inst., twenty members and friends being present. Mr. Atherton was in the chair. The general business of the branch having been disposed of, Mr. Hunt gave a lecture on "Voltmeters," which he illustrated by drawings; he also described the best types, their faults, and advantages. After the lecture, and in reply to aquestion, Messrs. Atherton and Brash fully described and explained the best method for trueing a lathe. The meeting closed at 9.45 with a vote of thanks to Messrs. Hunt, Atherton, and Brash. Full particulars of the Society can be obtained from W. Noel Higgins, Monton Lodge, Monton; or the Secretary, J. F. Fullaway, 54, Great Jackson Street, Hulme, Manchester. Note.--Two or three reports of meetings, and letters referring to the formation of new branches, received too late for this number, will appear in the April 1st issue. Queries and Replies. Q aeries on subjects within the scop of this journal are replied f V pott under the following conditions: --(i) Queries deeding with distinct subjects should be written on separate slips, rm me side of the paper only, and the sender's name should be intcribed on the bach, (a) A stamped addressed...show more

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  • Paperback | 226 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 413g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236745639
  • 9781236745637