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slide rule handbook

James Owen Perrine

slide rule handbook

by James Owen Perrine

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Published by Baywood Pub. Co., Distributed by Gordon and Breach in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slide-rule.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Owen Perrine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA73 .P48 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 108 p. :
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2373645M
    LC Control Number87001757

    Most K+E slide rules were originally implemented in mahogany, with celluloid white scale overlays, engraved scales and glass cursors. People (especially on eBay) often mistakenly think the scales on older K+E rules are made of Ivory, but they are not, they are made of white celluloid. Later slide rules like the were made from Xylonite, and then (, Deci-lon and Doric series) from. Phoenix Iron Steel Handbook () ( Pages, Google Books) Pottsville Iron and Steel Co. Pottsville Handbook For Engineers () ( Pages, Google Books) R. A. Skelton Steel Construction Handbook (England).

      This book was intended for a double-page spread, and here it is presented as single pages. Maybe it should be rescanned and made into double pages. , etc. The centre gutters are also not well accomodated so words ending and starting in the centre spine are missing some letters. This new Oughtred Society Slide Rule Reference Manual contains basic slide rule instructions, plus over color photos of slide rules, and much contemporary information, including chapters on such subjects as History of the Slide Rule, Slide Rules on the Internet, Cleaning and Caring for Your Slide Rule, Collecting Slide Rules, Major Slide.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Arnold, Joseph Norman. Complete slide rule handbook. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice Hall, [,c]. Hemmi Bamboo Slide Rule Company Ltd. in Japan is the oldest and most well known Japanese manufacturing company making slide rules. Jirou Hemmi and Company was founded in and, in , was granted by the Japanese Patent Office Patent No. for their laminated bamboo construction method for slide rules.


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Included in Riddell s book, aimed primarily at carpenters and joiners, is a wealth of fascinating instruction on the use of the slide rule in everything from making the calculations necessary for constructing circular porches and spiral stairways, to /5(14). Originally published in German in as the first major book on the history of the slide rule since Florian Cajori's A History of the Logarithmic Slide Rule, this newly revised and translated edition of Slide Rules, A Journey Through Three Centuries, offers readers a fresh, more Continental perspective on this most fascinating of calculating instruments/5(5).

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This book comes with the cardboard slide rule pictured. The Slide Rule The book, written slide rule handbook book Florian Cajori, is the standard work on the early history of the slide rule.

There is also a version as a Word document which is smaller ( Kb). More details on the book are given here. : Teach Yourself the Slide Rule.

This is almost a complete book on slide rules. Pilot Balloon Slide Rule Mark 5. There are 4 scans in 1 zip file. File 1 - - KB (, bytes) JC Podmore - Slide Rule for Sea and Air Navigation. There is 1 Adobe PDF file in 1 zip file. File 1 - - MB (5, bytes) Post Hemmi Manual. There are 30 scans in 1 zip file.

File 1 - - MB. Additionally, The slide rule does not tell you where the decimal point is located in the answer. To do a calculation with a slide rule you reduce all numbers to scientific notation with digits then use the slide rule to perform the basic operations.

In a separate calculation you find the order of magnitude by combining the powers of Thompson's original slide rule book was also updated in a second edition ("The Standard Manual of the Slide Rule") that many collectors feel is the standard slide rule reference text.

Unfortunately, I don't have a copy of the revised edition, but even this early work has a lot going for it. The author had founded the Unique Slide Rule Company in The book was published inthe year of his death.

The company was subsequently managed by his son. Given the provenance of the author, it is not surprising that the book concentrates on Unique slide rules.

This manual was intended for use with the Mannheim type slide rules such as models, and The Use of the SLIDE RULE - Allan R. Cullimore, - This is a hard bound text on the use of the slide rule and only specifically mentions the Mannheim type rules.

The book was published by K&E. The citation information for this sixteen-page booklet is: Self-teaching Instruction Manual: Maniphase Slide Rule (Chicago: Eugene Dietzgen Co., n.d.). The slide rule depicted inside the manual is Dietzgen's "National," modeland the manual was received with Slide Rule Manuals: Keuffel and Esser.

Keuffel & Esser Log Log Duplex Decitrig Manual pages of sage advice and slide rule antics from the experts Kells, Kern and Bland. Applicable to all Log Log Duplex Decitrig models, including, 6868 $   The Slide Rule and Its Use in Problem Solving (pb) Beakley, George C., and Leach, H.

W., McMillan,pp. none: Slide Rule How To Use It (pb) Bishop, Calvin C., Barnes & Noble3rd Editionpp. none: Practical Use of the Slide Rule (pb) Bishop, Calvin C., Barnes & Noble College Outline Series,pp. none. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

The Complete Slide Rule Handbook Like this book. CLICK TO ORDER: TITLE / PRICE: DESCRIPTION: QTY. IMAGE: K&E Slide Rules Jetlog and Decitrig, An Instruction Manual.

$ The original K&E hardbound instruction book, pages, see our review on the Slide Rule Universe of the later edition.

©, very informative for all rules except the final. Instruction Manuals. The site has instruction manuals for a number of slide rules. These have been scanned and converted to HTML.

Some of them relate to standard rules (Thornton, Faber Castell 2/83N) and would be useful whatever rule you have but others are for specialised rules.

Well, *I* stumbled on this forum Googling some slide rule info, and I'd like to say thanks for both the link to the Slide Rule Book PDF and to Faber-Castell's online shop. I had had the itch for a 2/83N (and failed to pull the trigger) a few years ago, but today the Euro has fallen enough that I.

Slide Rule Everyday Handbooks How to Use It 3rd Edition 7th Printing, Condition is Acceptable. See photos for water stains in first part of book. Spine Seller Rating: % positive.Slide Rule is Nevil Shute Norway's autobiography about his early years as an aeronautical engineer.

It only briefly touches on his sometimes parallel career as author Nevil Shute. The first half of the book covers his involvement during the late 's up to in a very exciting venture in which England sought to develop its own aeroship 4/5.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Perrine, James Owen, b.

Slide rule handbook. New York, Baywood Pub. Co.; distributed by Gordon and Breach [].