World Library  

Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Scientific American Supplement No. 299

By Various

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0000605653
Format Type: PDF eBook
File Size: 0.7 MB
Reproduction Date:

Title: Scientific American Supplement No. 299  
Author: Various
Language: English
Subject: Literature & thought, Literature and history, Literature & philosophy
Collections: Project Gutenberg Consortia Center
Publication Date:
Publisher: Project Gutenberg Consortia Center


APA MLA Chicago

Various,. (n.d.). Scientific American Supplement No. 299. Retrieved from

This document contains chapters such as On the Progress and Development of the Marine Engine, Evaporative Efficiency of Marine Locomotive Boilers, and Screw Propellers Steam Ferry Boats of the Port of Marseilles.

Table of Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS. I. ENGINEERING AND MECHANICS.--On the Progress and development of the Marine Engine.--Marine engines.--The marine boiler.--Steel boilers.--Corrosion of boilers.--How the marine engine may be improved.--Consumption of fuel.--Evaporative efficiency of marine locomotive boilers.--Screw propellers Steam Ferry Boats of the Port of Marseilles.--2 figures.-- Transverse and longitudinal sections Opening of a New English Dock. 1 figure Improved Grain Elevator. 1 figure Improved Dredger. 1 figure.--Single bucket dipper dredger Railway Alarm Whistle Furnace for the Manufacture of Sulphide of Carbon. 1 figure Brouardel's Dry Inscribing Manometer. 1 figure.--Gas indication of manometer Centrifugal Apparatus for Casting Metals. 4 figures.--Centrifugal metal moulding apparatus Apparatus for the Manufacture of Wood Pulp. 2 figures.--Dresel's wood pulp apparatus Recent Progress of Industrial Science.--Presidential address, Convention of Mechanical Engineers The Hoboken Drainage Problem II. TECHNOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY--On some Recent Improvements in Lead Processes. By NORMAN C. COOKSON 3


Click To View

Additional Books

  • Harriet and the Piper, Vol. Xi (by )
  • Romanzero (by )
  • Pausanias, The Spartan the Haunted and t... (by )
  • Letters of George Borrow to the British ... 
  • Lucretia, Vol. 6 (by )
  • Main Street, From the Snow Image and Oth... (by )
  • George Cruikshank (by )
  • The Ink-Stain, Volume 1 (by )
  • The Ink-Stain (by )
  • A Tramp through the Bret Harte Country (by )
  • Athens : Its Rise and Fall, Book Iv (by )
  • Rede zum Schuljahresabschluss (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.