Proceedings of the Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

Proceedings of the Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

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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. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...sections. Compares computed and actual ultimate strength and makes deductions as to the proper design of pin plates. Theory of dynamic work applied to static forces....v.io, p.104-128, 135-149 Discussion by E. Swensson, J. M. Deforth, W. L. Scaife, M. Merriman and F. Z. Schellenberg. Claims "that the principle of measuring work by the product of a force and a distance, is a law of moving bodies, which does not apply to static forces." Johnson, Thomas H. and others. Report of Committee on purchase of property..' v.16, p.82-84 Advises creation of a building fund. Report of Committee on roads. v.5, p.36-58; v.6, p.158-161 Discussion by W. Thaw, jr., A. E. Hunt, J. Reese, A. Snyder and J. F. Wilcox. Points out value of good roads and their economy over poor ones. Sug-gests a classification. Gives text of a bill intended to provide a general scheme of roads. Report of Committee on smoke prevention v.8, p.299-323 Discussion by J. A. Brashear, --Tyler, W. A. Herron, R. L. Walker, D. McGary, W. White, jr., W. Metcalf and others. Brief history of smoke prevention and discussion of causes of smoke and preventative methods. Gives ordinances of Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Birmingham and a proposed ordinance for Pittsburgh. Robert Neilson Clark. v.io, p.g7-98 Memoir. Samuel Morris Wickersham. v.io, p.i67-i6g Memoir. Johnson, Thomas H., Davison, G. S. & Engstrom, Frans. Memorial on the death of Max Joseph Becker v.13, p.28-31 Portrait.' Johnston, Discussion of paper by R. M. Atwater v.12, p.83 Johnston, J. P. Discussion of paper by R. A. Fessenden v.12, p.i89 Johnston, R. G. Methods for the analysis of ores, pig iron and steel in use in the laboratory of the Hainesworth Steel Co., Edith furnace dept., Allegheny, Pa v.ia, apx....show more

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  • Paperback | 70 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236883632
  • 9781236883636