Workshop Processes, Practices and Materials

Workshop Processes, Practices and Materials

by Bruce J. Black

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Overview

This text gives comprehensive coverage of workshop techniques and technology for students on a wide range of engineering courses from craft to degree level. This edition includes updates on current health and safety regulations, presswork and die-casting.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780340692523
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/22/1997
Series: Mechanical Engineering Series
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.77(w) x 9.57(h) x 0.47(d)

About the Author

Bruce J. Black has over 40 years’ experience as a production engineer in machine tool and aircraft industries, as well as lecturing in production engineering, culminating as workshop director (wood, metal and plastics) at the then Gwent College of Higher Education in South Wales, UK. Now retired, he works as a freelance technical author.

Table of Contents

Safe practices
hand processes
marking out
sheet-metal operations
measuring equipment
cutting tools and cutting fluids
drilling
shaping
tuning
surface grinding
milling
joining methods
materials
plastics
primary forming processes
presswork
investment casting and shell moulding
die-casting.

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