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  1. Modern Power Generators, Steam, Electric, and Internal Combustion,

    Modern Power Generators, Steam, Electric, and Internal Combustion,

    and their Application to Present-day Requirements. With many Diagrams and Pictorial Illustrations and a Series of Composite Sectional Models.
    First edition of this spectacularly illustrated set relating to the industrial developments of the late 19th to early 20th centuries, focusing on the production of steam, electric, and gas power. Includes sections on steam generators, steam engines, steam locomotives, which include overlay "models" of a Babcock & Wilcox Water-tube boiler, Steam Engine, Steam Turbine, Locomotive, and Westinghouse Quick-Acting Compressed-Air Brake; as well as covering electrical motors, and gas engines, accompanied by plates of a Continuous Current motor, Squirrel Cage Three-phase Induction motor, Otto gas engine, Priestman Oil Engine, Diesel engine, and an Automobile, the final section being concerned with steam and electric cars. Learn More
    £300

    Date of Publication: 1908

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 112338

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