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AITC (American Institute Timber Construction) / TIMBER CONSTRUCTION MANUAL, 2nd Edition, New York, 1974, cl, thumb-nail indexed into 6 sections, - 3 -, was $ 55; now $ 20

American Chain and Cable Company, Inc. / WRIGHT ELECTRIC HOISTS, CATALOG # 30, York, 69 pages, - 3 -, $ 38 [Catalog of most hoist types with specifications]

BABCOCK AND WILSON: STEAM - ITS GENERATION AND USE, 40th Edition, Barberton, 1992, cl, book is divided into 9 sections and 15 chapters plus two appendices, - 1 -, was $ 60; now $ 20

Cernica, J. N. / STRENGTH OF MATERIALS, New York, 1966, cl, 450 pages, - 3 -, $ 25

Cheremisinoff, P. N. and Cheremisinoff, P. P. / INDUSTRIAL NOISE CONTROL HANDBOOK, Ann Arbot, 1978, pb, 361 pages, - 3 -, was $ 65; now $ 20

Crane Engineering Division / FLOW OF FLUIDS THROUGH VALVES, FITTINGS AND PIPE, Technical Paper 410, 11th printing, New York, 1970, spiral bound, approximately 150 pages, - 3 -, $ 48

Crane Company / CATALOG 41, Chicago, 1941, cl, 667 pages, - 3 -, was $ 75; now $ 25 [Typical Crane catalog containing valves, fittings, pipe, piping, etc.; includes a price list effective June 1, 1938]

Crouse-Hinds Company / CONDULETS, CATALOG No. 2000, Syracuse, 1922, cl, 714 pages, - 2 -, was $ 75; now $ 25 [Obround Condulets, Mogul Series, G-H series, covers, G-S series, BRG series, GS vaporproof fixtures, FS series, JK series, Norbitt Condulettos, QE series, JRQ series, many more...]

CRSI Handbook: ULTIMATE STRENGTH DESIGN, Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute, 2nd Edition, Chicago, 1970, cl, book is divided into 15 sections, - 3 -, $ 35

D. O. James / CONTINUOUS TOOTH HERRINGBONE SPEED REDUCERS AND GEARS, CATALOG No. 136, Chicago, no date, 95 pages,- 3 -, was $ 55; now $ 25 [Excellent photos and diagrams with detailed explanations of what was available, how it works, and how to install it]

De Laval Steam Turbine Company / DE LAVAL WORM REDUCTION GEARS, Trenton, 1924, pb, 19 pages <and> THE DE LAVAL FLEXIBLE COUPLING, Trenton, 1928, pb, 15 pages <and> DE LAVAL SMALL SINGLE STAGE CENTRIFUGAL PUMPS, Trenton, 1922, pb, 12 pages, - 3 -, all 3 items for $ 29

Gaylord, E. H., Jr. and Gaylord, C. N. / STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING HANDBOOK, New York, 1968, cl, book is divided into 26 sections + appendix + index, - 3 -, was $ 60; now $ 25

Gere, J. M. and Timoshenko, S. P. / MECHANICS OF MATERIALS, 2nd Edition, Boston, cl, 762 pages, index, - 3 -, $ 24

Gits Bros. Manufacturing Company / GENERAL CATALOG No. 58 - OIL SEALS, OIL CUPS, GREASE CUPS, AUTOMATIC AND CENTRALIZED LUBRICATING DEVICES, Chicago, 1937, cl, 166 pages, - 3 -, was $ 60; now $ 20

Hassenzahl, W. V., Ed. / MECHANICAL, THERMAL, AND CHEMICAL STORAGE OF ENERGY, Stroudsburg, 1981, cl, 379 pages, - 1 -, was $ 45; now $ 20

Hauck Manufacturing Company / HAUCK INDUSTRIAL COMBUSTION DATA, A HANDBOOK, 3rd Edition, - 3 -, was $ 49; now $ 20 [Contains many detailed diagrams of how to set up oil lines, valves, return lines, etc.]

Jones, W. A. Foundry and Machine Company, Chicago / BULLETIN 46 - JONES SPEED REDUCERS - SPUR, HERRINGBONE, HERRINGBONE-MAAG AND WORM, 31 pages <and> Bulletin 49 - JONES WORM GEAR SPEED REDUCERS, 7 pages <and> Bulletin 51 - JONES HERRINGBONE-MAAG SPEED REDUCERS, 11 pages <and> Bulletin 55 - JONES SPUR - GEAR SPEED REDUCER UNIT, 5 pages <and> Bulletin 62 - JONES HERRINGBONE SPEED REDUCERS, 16 pages <and> Bulletin 63 - JONES WORM GEAR SPEED REDUCERS, 24 pages <and> Bulletin 68 - JONES WORM GEAR SPEED REDUCERS, 39 pages; this set of catalogs contain great photos and diagrams with specific specs, pb, - 3 -, was $ 45; now $ 20

Jones, W. A.  Foundry and Machine Company, Chicago / Bulletin 63 - JONES WORM GEAR SPEED REDUCERS, 24 pages, pb, 24 pages, - 2 -, $ 10

Jones, W. A. Foundry and Machine Company, Chicago / Catalog 43 - MACHINE MOULDED PULLEYS, STANDARD LIST, 23 pages <and> Bulletin 54 - JONES FLEXIBLE COUPLING, 24 pages <and> Bulletin 56 - JONES ROLLER BEARING PILLOW BLOCKS AND BEARING UNITS, 8 pages <and> Bulletin 58A - JONES STANDARD V BELT SHEAVES AND V BELTS, 8 pages <and> Bulletin 59 - JONES CUT SPUR GEARS, 12 pages <and> Bulletin 60 - JONES FRICTION CLUTCHES, 16 pages <and> Bulletin 61 - JONES POWER TRANSMISSION EQUIPMENT, 24 pages <and> Catalog 65 - JONES MOLDED TOOTH GEARS, this set of publications dated from 1929 to 1940, pb, some are price sheets only while others have detailed illustrations and diagrams with specs, - 3 -, $ 30

Jones, A. A. Foundry and Machine Company / JONES CATALOG No. 70 - HERRINGBONE SPEED REDUCERS, Chicago, 1938, spiral bound, 127 pages, - 3 -, was $ 70; now $ 30 [Includes descriptions, styles available, explanation of ratings tables, method of rating reducers, dimensions and weights, good illustrations and diagrams with specifications]

KANSAS CITY BOLT & NUT COMPANY CATALOG / Kansas City, 1919, pb, 51 pages + index, illustrations & specifications for bolts, nuts, roof rods, turnbuckles, boat spikes, blank bolts, bars, more... - 3 -, $ 20

King, H. W. and Brater, E. F. / HANDBOOK OF HYDRAULICS FOR THE SOLUTION OF HYDROSTATIC AND FLUID-FLOW PROBLEMS, 5th Edition, New York, cl, divided into 13 sections, - 5 -, $ 24

Kovats, A. / DESIGN AND PERFORMANCE OF CENTRIFUGAL AND AXIAL FLOW PUMPS AND COMPRESSES, New York, 1964, cl, 468 pages, - 3 -, was $ 35; now $ 20

Logansport Machine Company / LOGAN AIR OPERATED DEVICES, Catalog S-25, 2nd Edition, Logansport, 1934, pb, 64 pages, - 3 -, was $ 28; now $ 20

Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc. / CONSOLIDATED SAFETY & RELIEF VALVES, CONSOLIDATED SAFETY VALVE DIVISION, Bridgeport, 1944, spiral bound, 164 pages, many types of valves, their dimensions, schematics, scope of design, etc., - 3 -, was $ 75; now $ 25

MACWHYTE WIRE ROPE CATALOG G-18, 4th Edition, Kenosha, 1991, pb, 260 pages, glossary and index, - 1 -, $ 45 [classification of wire ropes, inspection, lubrication, manufacture of, stretch of wire ropes, structure of slings and assemblies]

Medart Company / GEARS AND SPROCKETS CATALOG No. 56G, St. Louis, no date, pb, 80 pages, - 3 -, $ 25 [Shows gears available with photos and detailed diagrams]

Medart Company / Catalog 66 / POWER TRANSMISSION EQUIPMENT, St. Louis, 1938, pb, 144 pages, - 3 -, was $ 40; now $ 20 [take-up units, pillow blocks, hangers, brackets, post bearings, rope sheaves, belt adjustors, more...; with photographs, specifications, and diagrams]

Medart Company / LINE SHAFTING EQUIPMENT CATALOG 43, 3rd Edition, St. Louis, 1931, pb, 192 pages, illustrated, discount price sheet included, - 3 -, was $ 28; now $ 20

Moffat, D. W. / PLANT ENGINEER’S HANDBOOK OF FORMULAS, CHARTS, AND TABLES, Englewood Cliffs, 1974, cl, 316 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

MORSE TWIST DRILL AND MACHINE COMPANY / Catalog No. 63, New Bedford, no date, pb, 293 pages, index, prices and illustrations of twist drills, reamers, milling cutters, taps, dies, sockets, gauges, chucks, more....- 3 -, was $ 28; now $ 20 [catalog is thumb-nail indexed]

Murphy, G. / PROPERTIES OF ENGINEERING MATERIALS, 2nd Edition, Scranton, 1947, cl, 459 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

NEW DEPARTURE HANDBOOK VOLUME II, A General Reference Book: Tables – Formulae, Bearing Principles, Load Computation, Bearing Installation, for use of Engineers and Machine Designers, 7th Edition, Bristol, 1951, spiral bound, 232 pages, - 3 -, was $ 40; now $ 20

Northern Engineering Works / NORTHERN CRANES, Catalog No. 20, Detroit, 100 pages, several slightly damaged pages with repairs, ovg, - 3 -, was $ 50; now $ 25

Wright Manufacturing Division of American Chain Company, Inc. / WRIGHT HOISTS, TROLLEYS, AND CRANES, CATALOG 12B, York, 1936, pb, 84 pages, - 3 -, was $ 35; now $ 20  [Contains: speed hoists, army type trolley hoists, high speed hoists, model M spur geared hoists, differential hoists, roller bearing trolley hoists, traveling cranes, wheels, part, much more.....]



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