Farm Buildings

John Wiley, 1922 - Architecture, Domestic - 377 pages

Contents

 INTRODUCTION 1 CHAPTER III 18 CHAPTER IV 25 CHAPTER VI 40 CHAPTER VII 48 CHAPTER VIII 57 CHAPTER X 74 DefinitionPurposeComposition of pure airBreathed air 90
 Cattle feed bunksFeeding racksMangersFeeding floors 206 Types of constructionFoundation and footingsBalloon frame 221 CHAPTER XXVII 228 CHAPTER XXIV 236 CHAPTER XXVI 268 CHAPTER XXVIII 290 CHAPTER XXIX 303 CHAPTER XXX 311

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Page 351 - Dry Measure. — 2 pints = 1 quart; 8 quarts = 1 peck; 4 pecks = 1 bushel.
Page 351 - Square Measure. 144 square inches 1 square foot, 9 square feet 1 square yard, 30J square yards 1 square rod, 40 square rods 1 rood, 4 roods 1 acre.
Page 351 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard 128 cubic feet...
Page 291 - The cement shall be the product obtained by finely pulverizing clinker produced by calcining to incipient fusion an intimate mixture of properly proportioned argillaceous and calcareous substances, with only such additions subsequent to calcining as may be necessary to control certain properties. Such additions shall not exceed 3 per cent, by weight, of the calcined product.
Page 347 - ... that the sum of the squares of the two sides is equal to the square of the hypothenuse of a right-angle triangle.
Page 312 - S, is the moment of inertia divided by the distance from the neutral axis to the extreme fiber of the section.
Page 351 - ... 2 pints = 1 quart ; 8 quarts = 1 peck ; 4 pecks = 1 bushel. 4 gills = 1 pint ; 2 pints = 1 quart ; 4 quarts — 1 gallon ; 31 J gallons = 1 barrel ; 2 barrels = 1 hogshead. 12 inches = 1 foot ; 3 feet...