Not what I thought it would be by the description, I found it to be lacking in detail. Just a bunch of pictures gather from old catalogs etc.Published 1 month ago by john dragon
This is a poor reproduction of a facinating 1921 engineering book. If you are interested in steam engineering, or are a steam punk fan, or want to know about the latter years of... Read morePublished 2 months ago by J. M. Bond
More a history than a how to. I have used many of these principles in my work, but I would be at a loss to build most of these from only what is in this book, so good read, fun... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Bruce W. Jones
I keep buying this book. I keep it at my desk and give it away every year or so to young engineers anxious to reinvent mechanical solutions. Read morePublished 6 months ago by robert johnston
This was recommended as a text in graduate school class.
I loved studying the concepts depicted in this book. Read more
I have skimmed through the book a few times and have added it to my list of books to read.Published 8 months ago by Mark1968
I love looking through this book, I keep it on my desk at work for fun. Just the names of the contraptions are fun - torque splitting device...Published 8 months ago by Mike Scordino