Steam Locomotive Design: Data And Formulae.

Phillipson, E A.

Published by Camden Miniature Steam, 2004
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Title: Steam Locomotive Design: Data And Formulae.

Publisher: Camden Miniature Steam

Publication Date: 2004

Book Condition: Brand new hardback.


448 pages plus 35 drawings in accompanying folder. Reprint of 1936 edition. Contents: 1 - Extraneous Considerations, 2 - Tractive Force, Power, Adhesion and Resistance, 3 - Determination of other Leading Dimensions, 4 - Cardinal Points of Design, 5 - The Boiler, 6 - Boiler Mountings and Steam using Auxiliaries, 7 - Superheaters and Feed Water Heaters, 8 - The Smokebox, Blast Pipe and Chimney, 9 - The Engine, 10 - Valves, Ports and Valve Gears, 11 - Compound Expansion and 12 - Frames. Springs. Brakes. Flexibility on Curves. Tanks. Bunkers and Tenders. Superstructure. Bookseller Inventory # 27444

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