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A Treatise on the Application of Iron to the Construction of Bridges ...
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angle irons angle-iron arch Architect ARCHITECTURE bolts bottom flange bridge butt joints calculated cantilever cast cast-iron centre cloth boards compression Construction cover plates curve D. K. Clark Depth of girder Diagrams divide the product drilled elements ENGINEERING enlarged equal Example.—Let f-inch feet distance feet span find the strain flange plates following rule force girder in feet half hence Henry Law i2mo inclined bar joint plate Joseph Gwilt lattice girder lattice-bar lineal foot load in tons load per lineal LUDGATE HILL material metal METALLURGY multiply the load number of rivets perpendicular distance pier pitch point of support Practical principal punched purlins quotient rafter Railway Ralph Tate revised rivet holes roof rudimentary series Rudimentary Treatise Scott Burn sectional area shearing strain shown square foot strength structure strut summit summit-load tension Thomas Tredgold thrust tion top flange total load truss uniformly distributed versine weight Woodcuts wrought-iron
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Seite 19 - A SERIES OF METRIC TABLES. In which the British standard Measures and Weights are compared with those of the Metric System at present in Use on the Continent. By CH DOWLING, CE 8vo, strongly bound 1O/6 "Mr. Dowling's Tables are well put together as a ready reckoner for the conversion of one system into the other.
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