Supplement to Merchant's Elementary Mechanics Dealing with the Phenomena of Surface Tension and the Flow of Liquids (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Supplement to Merchant's Elementary Mechanics Dealing With the Phenomena of Surface Tension and the Flow of Liquids Fill a wine - glass or a small tumbler brimful of water, and then carefully drop into it coins, buttons or other bits of metal. The water slowly rises above the top of the glass, appearing to be restrained within a skin which clings at its edges to the glass. The surface becomes more and more convex until at last the skin breaks and the water runs over the edge. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 78 pages
- 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
- 10 Dec 2017
- Forgotten Books
- 55 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white