The Young Mill-wright and Miller's Guide: In Five Parts ...

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M. Carey, 1821 - Flour mills - 374 pages
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Contents

JNonelastic Without spring
26
wheels general rule for calculating their power
33
Power decreases as the motion increases
39
The pulley 25 the axle and wheel 26 the inclined plain 27 the wedge and 28 the screw
44
The flywheel its use 3133 Of friction its laws and the inventions to reduce it
46
Articles Page 4850 Hydrostatic paradox on which is founded a theorem for finding
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Of maximums or the greatest effect of machines
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3839 William Warings new theory
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Theorem Position of an acknowledged truth
61
theory doubted
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4547 Laws of the motion and effects of spouting fluids their application to undershotmills a
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pressure of water on any surface
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Rule for finding the velocity of spouting water
87
Rule for finding the effect of any gate of water on undershotwheels
88
5354 Water applied by gravity the power thereof on the principles of overshotmills equal in theory to the best application possible
90
Friction of the aperture on spouting fluids
94
Pressure of the air the cause of fluids rising in pumps and cyphons c
95
Directions for pumpmakers with a table
97
Tubes for conveying water over hills and under valleys
99
The motion of breast and pitchback wheels They do not run before the gravity of the water on account of the impulse
101
Simple rule for calculating the power of a millseat
104
Theory compared with a table of experiments of 18 mills in practice and found to agree
106
Rules for proportioning the size of millstones to the power with a table of their areas powers required and quantity ground c
110
The surface passed by millstones of different size and motion
115
6465 Of digging canals with their proper fall and size to suit the stones
117
Of airpipes to prevent trunks from bursting
120
Smeatons experiments concerning undershotmills
121
experiments concerning overshotmills
137
experim its concerning windmills 14
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PART II
153
Of undershotmills with a table containing the motion of the water and wheels and proportion of the gears suitable to any head from 1 to 25 feet both ...
155
Of breast and pitchback wheels with a table complete for them
165
Of overshotmills with tables for them
171
Of mills moved by reaction
176
PART IIIDirections for constructing ing Rooms and venting Smoke
177
Rules for calculating the motion of wheels and number of cogs to pro duce the desired motion
178
Particular description of the machines
209
Application of the machines in the process of manufacturing flour
213
Of elevating grain from ships
216
A mill for grinding parcels
217
A gristmill improved
219
Of elevating from ships and storehouses by a horse
221
Of an elevator wrought by a man
222
Construction of the wheat elevator particularly directed
226
96100 Of the meal elevator the meal conveyer the grain conveyer the hopperboy and the drill
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Of the utility of the machines
242
Bills of materials both of wood and iron c to be prepared for building the machines
246
A mill for hulling and cleaning rice
249
PART IV
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The prineiples on which grinding is performed explained
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Of the draught necessary to be given to the furrows of millstones
260
Directions for furrowing and hanging a
262
106 Directions for facing new millstones
264
Of hanging millstones
266
Of regulating the feed and water in grinding
268
Rules for judging of good grinding
269
Of dressing and sharpening the stones when dull
270
Of the most proper degree of fineness for flour
271
Of garlic with directions for grinding wheat mixed therewith and for dressing the stones suitable thereto
273
Of grinding over the middlings stuff and bran or shorts if necessary to make the most of them
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Of the quality of the millstones to suit the quality of the wheat
277
Of boltingreels and cloths with directions for bolting and inspecting flour
280
Directions for keeping the mill and the business of it in good order
283
Peculiar accidents by which mills are subject to catch fire
284
Observations on improving of millseats
285
Of undershot millsdirections for laying
293
Principles and practical experiments to deter
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Rules for finding the diameter of the pitch circles
308
Directions for constructing undershot wheels
315
do for dressing shafts
322
Rules for discovering new improvements exemplified t In Cleaning grain by wind II Distillation of spirits III Inventing smoke from rooms by chim n...
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