Practical Geometry & Graphics: A Text-book for Students in Technical and Trade Schools, Evening Classes, and for Engineers, Artisans, Draughtsmen, Architects, Builders, Surveyors, &c

B. T. Batsford, 1912 - 621 σελίδες

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 XIX 283 XX 292 XXII 359 XXIII 385 XXIV 392 DESCRIPTIVE GEOMETRY 418 XXVI 445
 XXVII 471 XXXII 566 SHADOWS 580 XXXIV 593 EXAMINATION TABLES 607 INDEX 617

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Σελίδα 621 - Mr. Mitchell's two books form unquestionably the best guide to all the mechanical part of architecture which any student can obtain at the present moment. In fact, so far as it is possible for any one to compile a satisfactory treatise on building construction, Mr. Mitchell has performed the task as well as it can be performed.
Σελίδα 1 - A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Σελίδα 61 - Radian is the angle subtended, at the centre of a circle, by an arc equal in length to the radius...
Σελίδα 605 - Gallon = -1604 cubic foot = 10 Ib. of water at 62° F. 1 Knot = 6080 feet per hour. Weight of 1 Ib. in London = 445,000 dynes. One pound avoirdupois = 7000 grains = 453-6 grammes. 1 Cubic foot of water weighs 62'3 Ib. 1 Cubic foot of air at 0° C. and 1 atmosphere, weighs -0807 Ib. 1 Cubic foot of Hydrogen at 0° C. and 1 atmosphere, weighs '00559 Ib. 1 Foot-pound =1-3562 x 10
Σελίδα 621 - BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND DRAWING. A Text-book on the Principles and Details of Modern Construction, for the use of Students and Practical Men. By CHARLES F. MITCHELL, Lecturer on Building Construction at the Polytechnic Institute, London, assisted by GEORGE A. MITCHELL.
Σελίδα 345 - If any number of forces acting at a point can be represented in magnitude and direction by the sides of a POLYGON taken in order, they are in equilibrium.
Σελίδα 2 - A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.