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Author : Naval Education and Training Program Developmen t Center Pages : 128 pages Publisher : Dover Publications Language : ISBN-10 : 0486217094 ISBN-13 : 9780486217 093

Basic Machines and How They Work Thi s revi sed edit ion of an ext rem ely clea r Nav y trai nin g ma


nua l lea ves not hin g to be des ired in its pre sen tati on. Tho rou gh in its cov era ge of bas ic the ory, fro m the lev er and incli ned pla ne to inte rnal


co mb usti on eng ine s and po wer trai ns, it req uire s not hin g mo re tha n an und erst and ing of the mo st ele me nta ry mat he mat ics. Beg inni


ng wit h the sim ple st of ma chi nes — the lev er — the text pro cee ds to disc ussi ons of the blo ck and tac kle (pul leys and hoi sts) , wh eel and axl


e, the incli ned pla ne and the we dge , the scr ew, and diff ere nt typ es of gea rs (si mpl e, spu r, bev el, her ring bon e, spir al, wor m, etc. ). A cha pte


r on the con cep t of wor k disc uss es the me asu rem ent of wor k, frict ion, and effi cie ncy ; this is foll ow ed by inv esti gati ons of po wer , forc e,


and pre ssu re, wit h exp lan atio ns of the use s of scal es, bal anc es, gau ges , and bar om ete rs. The fun da me ntal s of hyd rost atic and hyd raul ic ma chi


nes (su ch as the hyd raul ic bra kin g sys tem and the hyd raul ic pre ss) are disc uss ed in det ail. The rem aini ng cha pte rs cov er ma chi ne ele me nts


(be arin gs and spri ngs ), bas ic me cha nis ms (ge ar diff ere ntia l, cou plin gs, ca ms, clut che s), the inte rnal co mb usti on eng ine and po wer trai ns (inc


ludi ng exp lan atio ns of vari ous tra ns mis sio n sys tem s— syn chr om esh , aux iliar y, etc. ). Eve ry con cep t is clea rly defi ned , and disc ussi ons alw


ays buil d easi ly fro m ele me nta ry the ory to spe cific app lica tion s fam iliar to any one wit h the slig hte st inte rest in me cha nics . Im por tan t


con cep ts, ma chi ne co mp one nts, and tec hni que s are clea rly illus trat ed in mo re tha n 200 dia gra ms, dra win gs, and cro sssec tion s tha t rev


eal inn er wor kin gs — all of the se hel p to clar ify eve n furt her an alre ady clea r and well org ani zed pre sen tati on. Alth oug h it was orig inal ly des


ign ed for use in U.S . Nav al Trai nin g Sch ool s, this boo k can be use d to gre at adv ant age as a bas ic text in me cha nic al eng ine erin g in sta


nda rd tec hni cal sch ool s, and it will be im me nse ly val uab le eve n to lay rea der s wh o des ire a bas ic kno wle dge of me cha nics . Basic Machines and How They Work Get Now https://madbooksxyz.blogspot.com/?book=0486217094

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