## A text-book of engineering drawing and designC. Griffin, limited, 1905 - Machine design |

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A Text-Book of Engineering Drawing and Design - Practical Geometry, Part 1 Sidney H. Wells No preview available - 2009 |

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Archimedean Spiral base bisect BRYAN DONKIN centre CHARLES GRIFFIN circumference cone construction crank curve cycloid cylinder diagonal diameter directrix distance divide divisions draw a line draw lines Draw the plan drawn edge EDITION ellipse end elevation Engineer epicycloid Euclid EXAMPLES EXETER STREET figure front given line ground line hexagon horizontal plane horizontal trace HP and V P hyperbola hypocycloid Illustrations inches intersection involute isometric projection J. J. THOMSON line A B lines parallel major axis mark measure meeting method number of equal oblong obtain parabola perpendicular pitch circle plan and elevation plane inclined planes of projection position practical prism PROBLEM PROF projectors radius represent revolution rhombus right angles scale section plane semicircle set square shown side solid geometry straight line stripes student surface tangent teeth tion triangle true shape vertex vertical plane wheels

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