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Standard handbook of fastening and joining
Parmley, Robert O.
Third edition.
Publication Information:
New York : McGraw-Hill, [1997]

Physical Description:
1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Central Library TJ1320 .S74 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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This guide to fastening and joining methods has been updated and and features five new sections: shafts and coupling; seals and packings; self-clinching fasteners; robotic assembly; and innovative connections.

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Today's Only All-inclusive
Reference in the Field--Now Completely Updated!
The only handbook covering virtually all fastening and joining methods for mechanical devices, this best-selling volume is considered by engineers the definitive source for quick, accurate answers
Now an extensively revised and updated edition sets an even higher standard in practical professional reference works, offering the latest information and technological advances in an easy-to-use book that instantly guides you to the desired topic
Approximately 325 additional pages of new information highlight the Third Edition, including significantly expanded sections on concrete fastening
Lumber, timber, and log connections; and locking components
Five all-new sections are included on: Shafts and couplings
Self-clinching fasteners
Seals and packings
Robotic assembly
Innovative connections. a unique, new ``4-Step Problem-solving System'' makes it easier to find instructions and advice on fitting the proper fastening and joining system to the required application
You'll also find practical hints and tips on how to fit new parts into components not designed to accept them
This book also gives you: Quick-reference graphs, charts, and tables
Extensive cross-referencing of key concepts
ANSI standards in logically organized, tabular form for fast easy reference; simplified illustrations of components for immediate comprehension

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