Audel Millwrights and Mechanics Guide

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2004-01-02
  • Publisher: Audel

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The hardcover, fully updated edition of the only multi-craft trade guideRespected by generations of skilled workers, Audel Millwright's and Mechanic's Guide is the only trade manual to cover maintenance and troubleshooting for all the mechanical trades in a single volume. Now available in hardcover, it covers the newest equipment on shop floors as well as older machinery, sometimes more than 30 years old, for which little maintenance and repair information remains available. Millwrights, mechanics, machinists, carpenters, pipe fitters, electricians, engineers, and those who supervise them will find this book invaluable. The only hardcover maintenance and repair manual to cover all the mechanical trades in one guide This updated guide covers new industrial machinery as well as 30-year-old equipment for which little information can be found Essential for those who repair machinery as well as machinists, carpenters, pipe fitters, electricians, millwrights, mechanics, engineers, mechanical technicians, industrial maintenance managers, and construction tradespeopleThis hardcover edition of Audel Millwright's and Mechanic's Guide is as valuable to today's skilled workers as previous editions were to their fathers and grandfathers.

Author Biography

Thomas Bieber Davis is a mechanical engineer and trainer in preventive and predictive maintenance at all levels. He has also developed preventive maintenance products for industrial use.

Carl A. Nelson wrote numerous practical manuals for the mechanical trades, including earlier editions of this book, before his death in 1993.

Table of Contents

About the Author.
Chapter 1: Safety.
Chapter 2: Drawing and Sketching.
Chapter 3: The Basic Toolbox.
Chapter 4: Portable Power Tools.
Chapter 5: Stationary Power Tools.
Chapter 6: Measurement.
Chapter 7: Screw Threads.
Chapter 8: Mechanical Fasteners.
Chapter 9: Machinery and Equipment Installation.
Chapter 10 :Bearings.
Chapter 11: Principles of Mechanical Power Transmission.
Chapter 12: Shafting.
Chapter 13: Flat Belts.
Chapter 14: V-Belt Drives.
Chapter 15: Chain Drives.
Chapter 16: Gears.
Chapter 17: Couplings.
Chapter 18 Gaskets, Packings and Seals.
Chapter 19: Lubrication and Oil Analysis.
Chapter 20: Vibration Measurement.
Chapter 21: Preventive and Predictive Maintenance.
Chapter 22: Electricity.
Chapter 23: AC Motors.
Chapter 24: Fans and Blowers.
Chapter 25: Pumps.
Chapter 26: Air Compressors.
Chapter 27: Pipe Fittings.
Chapter 28: Pipe Valves.
Chapter 29: Structural Steel.
Chapter 30: Sheet-Metal Work.
Chapter 31: Welding.
Chapter 32: Sharpening Saws.
Chapter 33: Wood Fastening.
Chapter 34: Carpentry.
Chapter 35: Blacksmithing.
Chapter 36: Rigging.
Chapter 37: Hydraulics and Pneumatics.
Chapter 38: Mensuration and Mechanical Calculations.
List of Vendors.

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