Weir Marine Steam Auxiliaries

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 

TWO Copies;

1.  Fine condition apart from slight scuffing of spine.

2. Very Fine condition in tissue paper

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$60.00

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Marine Centrifugal Pumping Engines pub. by Drysdale and Co. Glasgow

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

$10.00

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The Operation and Management of Steam Locomotives by CA Cardew

The title says it all. Compiled for trainee firemen and drivers

pub 1961 approx 200 pp divided into 7 individual page- numbered sections

Good condition

$10.00

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NEW ELECTRIC LIBRARY by CH Audel

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

$5.00

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Manual of Seamanship vol. 2 pub 1909

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.

$10.00

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Training manuals, regulations, engineering specs., Professional meeting papers, catalogues. All $7.00 each post free

Arcane but fascinating to the Marine Historian, ship restorer or researcher.

All books are in good condition 

 

 

$7.00

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Marine Design Manual for Fibreglass Reinforced Plastics by Gibbs and Cox Inc. USA

pub. 1960 over 300 pp. many photos diagrams and tables. index

very good condition

$20.00

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Ferro-cement design techniques and application

382 pp. 1974 many photos drwgs . electrical diagrams hard cover

Very good condition. dustcover poor

$10.00

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Bridge Team Management by Capt AJ Swift MNI

very practical for the semi professional 

80 pp. soft cover index glossary many drwgs and sample charts

very good condition

$10.00

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Ship Building and Repair Quality Standard IACS

pub 1998 60 pp. soft cover very good condition

esp for welders boilermakers.

$5.00

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Bulk Carriers Survey Assessment and Repair IACS

pub 1994 110 pp. soft cover very good condition

applicable to almost any steel ship

$5.00

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General Cargo Ships Survey Assessment and Repair IACS

pub 1999 134 pp. soft cover very good condition many drwgs

applicable to almost any steel ship

$5.00

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Condition Evaluation and Maintenance forTanker Structures

Hard cover 82 pp.many drawings some colour photos

a real guide for the ship repairer and restorer

very good condition 

$5.00

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MODERN Marine Engineers Manual vol 2

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 !

 

$19.00

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