## The Mechanic's Assistant: A Thorough Practical Treatise on Mensuration and the Sliding Rule: Teaching the Manner of Drawing All Regular Superficies, and the Contents of All Regular Solids, Both by Numbers and by the Sliding Rule. Treating Also of the Laws of Motion, the Descent of Falling Bodies, the Strength of Materials, the Mechanical Powers, the Elasticity and Force of Steam, Specific Gravities, Levelling, the Pendulum, Etc., Adapted for the Use of Carpenters, Shipwrights ... and Artisans GenerallyD. Appleton & Company, 1849 - 276 sider |

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**bung diameter**being 14 inches , its head diameter 10 inches , and its length 20 inches ? Ans . 1.34838 . 4. A ship's mast is 60 feet long , and the diameters of its ends 12 and 30 inches ; find its superficial and solid contents ... Side 166

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**bung diameter**, add the square of the head diameter ; multiply the sum by the length of the cask , and divide the product by 882.354 for wine , and by 1077.15 for ale , and by 1059.11 for imperial gallons : -That is , divide by the ... Side 167

... D. M. Knapen. To gauge a cask of the first variety by the sliding rule : - - Add seven - tenths ( or .7 ) of the difference between the head and

... D. M. Knapen. To gauge a cask of the first variety by the sliding rule : - - Add seven - tenths ( or .7 ) of the difference between the head and

**bung diameters**to the head diameter , and the sum will be the MEAN DIAMETER of the cask ... Side 168

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**bung diameters**, and the sum will be the MEAN diameter . 6. Find the content of a cask of the third variety , in wine , ale , and imperial gallons , the bung and head diameters being 30 and 24 inches , and its length 36 inches . Ans ... Side 169

... inch , to half the sum of the head diameters for the mean head diameter on the inside . Then measure the

... inch , to half the sum of the head diameters for the mean head diameter on the inside . Then measure the

**bung diameter**with a rule or rod , and observe whether the stave opposite the bung is thicker or thinner than the rest , by moving ...### Innhold

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The Mechanic's Assistant: A Thorough Practical Treatise on Mensuration and ... D. M. Knapen Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1850 |

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12 inches 12 rods 20 feet 30 inches absciss altitude avoirdupois base beam body breadth bung diameter bushels called cask centre chord circle circular segment circumference cone cube root cubic inches curve cylinder degrees diam diameter distance divide the product divisor edge ellipse equal EXAMPLES extract the square feet long feet per second find the area Find the content find the number find the solidity foot frustum gauge point given number head diameter height hyperbola hypotenuse imperial gallons inches in diameter lever major axis middle diameter middle frustum miles minor axis Multiply the square nearly number of acres number of teeth octagon ordinate parallel perpendicular plane polygon pounds prism pyramid quotient radius rectangle remainder rhombus right angles rods semi-major axis slider sliding rule specific gravity sphere square inch square root subtract thickness triangular ungula velocity versed sine vertex vessel wheel wine gallons yards