First published in 1899, Richard Sennett's and Henry Oram's treatise about steam engines was aimed at engineering students, young engineers and officers of the Royal navy and the Mercantile Marine. It offers a detailed overview of steam engineering at the turn of the 19th century. The explications and instructions are supplemented by various illustrations and diagrams.Reprint of the original edition.If this be divided by the area of the piston in square inches, we shall get the equivalent pressure on the piston to produce ... a diagram showing the pressures required to accelerate or retard the reciprocating parts must be combined with the anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Marine Steam Engine|
|Author||:||Richard Sennett, Henry J. Oram|
|Publisher||:||BoD – Books on Demand - 2012-10|