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The Completely Revised and Updated Fourth Edition of the Most Comprehensive and Authoritative Guide available.

Since 1972, thousands of millwrights, mechanics, maintenance workers, riggers, shop workers, foremen, inspectors, and superintendents have relied on Audel's Millwrights and Mechanics Guide for detailed information on plant installation, operation, and maintenance. Now, Carl A. Nelson has revised and updated his best-selling reference work and problem solver.

Filled with hundreds of practical examples and illustrations, the Millwrights and Mechanics Guide covers:

  • Machinery and equipment installation
  • Principles of mechanical power transmission
  • Belt, gear, and chain drives
  • Bearings, packing, and seals
  • Steel structures, blacksmithing, and sheet metal patterns
  • Carpentry, electrical work, and welding
  • and much more
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780025885912
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/1/1989
  • Series: Audel Guides and Manuals
  • Edition description: Fourth Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 1040
  • Product dimensions: 5.85 (w) x 8.58 (h) x 2.13 (d)

Meet the Author

Carl A. Nelson, in addition to previius editions of the Millwrights and Mechanics Guide, is author of Audel's Mechanical Trades Pocket Manual.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Drawing and Sketching.

Chapter 2: Machinery and Equipment Installation.

Chapter 3: Principles of Mechanical Power Transmission.

Chapter 4: V-Belt Drives.

Chapter 5: Flat Belts.

Chapter 6: Gears.

Chapter 7: Chain Drives.

Chapter 8: Couplings.

Chapter 9: Packing and Seals.

Chapter 10: Bearings.

Chapter 11: Structural Steel.

Chapter 12: Screw Threads.

Chapter 13: Mechanical Fasteners.

Chapter 14: Pipe Fittings.

Chapter 15: Pipe Valves.

Chapter 16: Carpentry.

Chapter 17: Sharpening Saws.

Chapter 18: Wood Fastenings.

Chapter 19: Sheet-Metal Work.

Chapter 20: Blacksmithing.

Chapter 21: Rigging.

Chapter 22: Electricity.

Chapter 23: Welding.

Chapter 24: Pumps.

Chapter 25: Air Compressors.

Chapter 26: Hydraulics and Pneumatics.

Chapter 27: Portable Power Tools.

Chapter 28: Mensuration and Mechanical Calculation.



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