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The use of the steam-engine indicator

or, Practical science for practical men

by Edward Lyman

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Published by the author in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indicators for steam-engines.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward Lyman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ478 .L97
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6973955M
    LC Control Number06030815
    OCLC/WorldCa36032800


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A book for the use of students. Practical instructions relating to the construction and use of the steam engine indicator. Boston, Mass., Crosby steam gage and valve Co., (OCoLC) The book is somewhat rough, boards are well rubbed with spotting of past dampness, cloth wrinkled some and spine ends and corners worn.

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