Shop Reference for Students & Apprentices
- Shop Reference for Students & Apprentices, Second Edition
- Compiled by Edward G. Hoffman, Christopher J. McCauley, Muhammed Iqbal Hussain
- 513 pages, softcover, 5" x 7"
- ISBN 978-0-8311-3079-4
- Copyright 2000
Discusses those aspects of applied mathematics needed on the job and covers the proper use of measuring instruments and methods.
Outlines the standard methods of presentation and the conventions used in preparing engineering drawings.
Offers detailed information on inch and metric standard tolerances, allowances, limits and fits, preferred numbers and sizes, as well as in-depth descriptions of the sizes, forms, dimensions of standard machine elements commonly encountered in and around the shop.
Provides machining methods and materials selection, recommended speeds and feeds for various kinds of machining operations on different materials, and the types and compositions of metals commonly used in machine construction.
Includes an extensive index that will enable the user to quickly and conveniently find the information and data that he or she requires.
Allowances and Tolerances for Fits
Keys and Keyseats
Screw Thread Systems
Gears and Gearing
Cutting Speeds and Feeds
Cutting Fluids for Machining
Machining Nonferrous Metals