Illustrated Sourcebook of Mechanical Components by Robert O. ParmleyIllustrated Sourcebook of Mechanical Components by Robert O. Parmley

Illustrated Sourcebook of Mechanical Components

byRobert O. Parmley

Hardcover | May 18, 2000

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User-friendly compendium of mechanical devices.A treasure chest of ideas and data, Robert O. Parmley'sIllustrated Sourcebook of Mechanical Components istestimony to centuries of engineering genius that produced the components that make modern mechanical wonders possible. Designed to stimulate new ideas, thisunique, lavishly illustrated and conveniently indexedreference shows you many designs and unique contributions hidden from technical literature for decades. This kaleidoscopic display of thousands of applications helps you find the perfect device quickly, including:*Power transmission ù gears and gearing...chains, sprockets and ratchets...belts and belting...shafts and couplings...clutches*Connections - seals and and pipe connections...bushings and bearings...locking and clamping...wire and cable*Single components - washers...retaining rings... o-rings...grommets, spacers and inserts...balls..springs...pins...cams...threaded components*Assemblies: fastening and hints...mechansims...linkage...fabrication tips...innovative valving...pumps...creative assembliesYou'll also find design formulas, structural data,nomograms, charts and unusual tables rarely found inconventional technical sources.
Robert O. Parmley (Ladysmith, WI) is President and Principal Consulting Engineer of Morgan And Parmley, Ltd., Professional Consulting Engineers. He is a member of the Nat•l Soc. of Professional Engineers, ASME, the Construction Specifications Institute, the American Design Drafting Assoc., ASHRAE, and SME. He holds a BSME and MSCE from...
Title:Illustrated Sourcebook of Mechanical ComponentsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1056 pages, 11 × 8.7 × 2.49 inPublished:May 18, 2000Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070486174

ISBN - 13:9780070486171

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Table of Contents


Section 1. Gears and Gearing

Section 2. Chains, Sprockets and Ratchets

Section 3. Belts and Belting

Section 4. Shafts and Couplings

Section 5. Clutches


Section 6. Seals and Packings

Section 7. Hose and Pipe Connections

Section 8. Bushings and Bearings

Section 9. Locking and Clamping

Section 10. Wire and Cable


Section 11. Washers

Section 12. Retaining Rings

Section 13. O-Rings

Section 14. Grommets, Spacers and Inserts

Section 15. Balls

Section 16. Springs

Section 17. Pins

Section 18. Cams

Section 19. Threaded Components


Section 20. Fastening and Joining

Section 21. Design Hints

Section 22. Mechanisms

Section 23. Linkage

Section 24. Fabrication Tips

Section 25. Innovative Valving

Section 26. Pumps

Section 27. Creative Assemblies


Section 28. Design Formulas

Section 29. Structural Data

Section 30. Nomograms