A rare and important book. The Weir pump is virtually universal in steam ships, incl. SHF steam vessels.
Basic use and servicing instructions for the machines named on the cover
Many fine drawings with numbered references and photos all B&W
102 pp. Index soft cover
1. Fine condition apart from slight scuffing of spine.
2. Very Fine condition in tissue paper
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A maker's product sales "brochure" of very high quality and detail. Many fine photos and drawings. hard cover 90 pp.
very good condition. Be impressed by the superb Scottish engineering in the pumps described.
A clear description of these important pieces of engine room machinery
A concise description of all electric devices as at 1937
It is history and electrical theory in one!
The theory has not changed so one learns a lot about electricity as well as a fascinating look at its uses.
Test questions included
As relevant today as it ever was, and a marvellous record of how every aspect of a ship should be run. A good read a few pages at a time.
690 pp. fair condition. Some sunning, binding in poor condition. Many drawings some photographs.Large index
A truly historic document and a weighty tome.
Chapters as shown in thumbnails
over 1000 pages many drawings diagrams and tables. Some photos B&W several large fold out diagrams. Large index
Condition fair. No damage, some browning of pages. published Cornell Maritime Press 1946
note given some authenticity by the evidence of its previous ownership by Clydebank Public Library, Glasgow !