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On heat in its relations to water and steam: embracing new views of ...
Charles Wye Williams
Visualizzazione completa - 1861
On Heat, in its relations to Water and Steam; embracing new views of ...
Charles Wye WILLIAMS
Visualizzazione completa - 1860
action ANDREW URE Argand burner assumed atmosphere atoms of vapor becomes body of water boiler boiling point bottom carbonic acid cause chemical chimney coal cold water combustion condensation consequently cork cubic cylinder D. K. Clark Dalton Dalton's law density diffusion ebullition effect elastic fluid engines enlarged escape existence expansion experiment explosion fact force formation of vapor fuel furnace further gaseous gases glass vessel globules hydrogen illustration inch increase induced current inference influence inquiry latent heat liquid atoms liquid form medium mutual repulsion observes orifices ounces oxygen particles passed Plate portion practical pressure principle produced Professor proof properties quantity of heat quantity of vapor rapid reference remain represent result rise Robert Kane saturation sensible heat shown space steam steam-engine stratum sudden sufficient surface surface condensation takes place temperature theory thermometer tion treatise tube unit of heat vacuum vapor atoms volume weight writers
Pagina 288 - BAIRD.— The American Cotton Spinner, and Manager's and Carder's Guide : A Practical Treatise on Cotton Spinning ; giving the Dimensions and Speed of Machinery, Draught and Twist Calculations, etc. ; with notices of recent Improvements : together with Rules and Examples for making changes in the sizes and numbers of Roving and Yarn. Compiled from the papers of the late ROBERT H. BAIRD.
Pagina 289 - DYER AND COLOR-MAKER'S COMPANION: Containing upwards of two hundred Receipts for making Colors, on the most approved principles, for all the various styles and fabrics now in existence; with the Scouring Process, and plain Directions for Preparing, Washing-off, and Finishing the Goods.
Pagina 300 - Turner's (The) Companion: Containing Instructions in Concentric, Elliptic, and Eccentric Turning : also various Plates of Chucks, Tools, and Instruments ; and Directions for using the Eccentric Cutter, Drill, Vertical Cutter, and Circular Rest ; with Patterns and Instructions for working them.
Pagina 286 - Comprising the Rudiments and Principles of Cabinet-making and Upholstery, with Familiar Instructions, Illustrated by Examples for attaining a Proficiency in the Art of Drawing, as applicable to Cabinet-work ; The Processes of Veneering, Inlaying, and Buhl-work ; the Art of Dyeing and Staining Wood, Bone, Tortoise Shell, etc. Directions for...
Pagina 286 - Byrne. The Practical Model Calculator, For the Engineer, Machinist, Manufacturer of Engine Work, Naval Architect, Miner, and Millwright. By OLIVER BYRNE, Compiler and Editor of the Dictionary of Machines, Mechanics, Engine Work and Engineering, and Author of various Mathematical and Mechanical Works. Illustrated by numerous engravings.
Pagina 300 - BELL.— Carpentry Made Easy: Or, The Science and Art of Framing on a New and Improved System. With Specific Instructions for Building Balloon Frames, Barn Frames, Mill Frames, Warehouses, Church Spires, etc. Comprising also a System of Bridge Building, with Bills, Estimates of Cost, and valuable Tables. Illustrated by forty-four plates, comprising nearly 200 figures. By WILLIAM E. BELL, Architect and Practical Builder.
Pagina 296 - NAPIER.— Manual of Electro-Metallurgy: Including the Application of the Art to Manufacturing Processes. By JAMES NAPIER. Fourth American, from the Fourth London edition, revised and enlarged. Illustrated by engravings.
Pagina 294 - Assayer's Guide; Or, Practical Directions to Assayers, Miners and Smelters, for the Tests and Assays, by Heat and by Wet Processes, of the Ores of all the principal Metals, and of Gold and Silver Coins and Alloys. By Oscar M. Lieber, late Geologist to the State of Mississippi. 12mo. With illustrations $1.25 " Among the Indispensable works for this purpose, is this little guide."— Artizan.
Pagina 284 - NICHOLSON.— A Manual of the Art of Bookbinding: Containing full instructions in the different Branches of Forwarding, Gilding, and Finishing. Also, the Art of Marbling Book-edges and Paper. By JAMES B. NICHOLSON. Illustrated.
Pagina 289 - THE ART OF DYEING, CLEANING, SCOURING, AND " FINISHING : ' On the most approved English and French methods ; being Practical Instructions in Dyeing Silks, Woollens, and Cottons, Feathers, Chips, Straw, etc.; Scouring and Cleaning Bed and Window Curtains, Carpets, Rugs, etc.; French and English Cleaning, any Color or Fabric of Silk, Satin, or Damask.