The Naval Artificer's Manual; (The Naval Artificer's Handbook Revised) Text, Questions and General Information for Deck Artificers in the United States Navy

The Naval Artificer's Manual; (The Naval Artificer's Handbook Revised) Text, Questions and General Information for Deck Artificers in the United States Navy

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...be of high-tensile steel. Where high-tensile steel plating is connected to medium steel frames and beams, etc., and in other connections of these materials where strength is not of special consideration, medium steel rivets may be used if desired. In special treatment steel and nickel-steel used for protective purposes, medium steel rivets shall be used unless specified in detail specifications. Exceptions to the Requirements.--Where conditions occur such as are not definitely covered by the requirements herein, the riveting, together with the width of laps, straps and flanges of angle bars, etc., used in connection therewith, shall be subject to approval. Rivet Schedules.--Structural working drawings shall specify the material of rivets, the types of heads and points, and the sizes and spacing of rivets to be used. Where Special Approval is Required.--Where special approval is required herein it is intended that the matters involved shall, in general, be passed upon direct by the superintending constructor or by the construction officer. Workmanship. Hammer Marks.--Plates, angles, etc., shall not be marred nor show an undue amount of hammer marks around rivet holes. Use of Calking Pieces.--Butts and edges of plates and butts of angles in strapped joints shall fit closely together after being riveted. Calking pieces shall not be inserted in any such joints in water-tight or oil-tight work, unless specifically authorized. Punching, Reaming, Drilling, Tapping and Countersinking. Punching.--Punches shall be kept in an efficient condition, and shall fit in the punching machines so as to punch holes fair and normal to the surface. Holes shall, in general, be punched from the side which will form the faying surface; where this is not done they shall be...show more

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  • Paperback | 190 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 349g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236511514
  • 9781236511515