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Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Chapman, seeing the imperfection of this first invention of the backward motion of the sledge, which is the most simple method of forming strands ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)

The point C therefore has had, \-Y- by the rotation, a backward motion c C, relative to the 80 centre G or g, and this motion is equal to the progressive motion Gg of the centre; therefore if we make G y equal to the circumference of a circle whose ...

Google previewLockwood's Dictionary of Terms Used in the Practice of Mechanical Engineering (1892)

Embracing Those Current in the Drawing Office, Pattern Shop, Foundry, Fitting, Turning, Smiths' and Boiler Shops, Etc., Etc. : Comprising Upwards of Six Thousand Definitions by Joseph Gregory Horner

It is essentially a plate keyed upon the crank shaft, and furnished either with a slot or with holes by which the eccentric proper is moved up or down for forward or backward motion as required, or for greater or less expansive working of the ...

Google previewLockwood's Dictionary of Terms Used in the Practice of Mechanical Engineering ... (1888)

by Lockwood, Crosby & son, pub

It is essentially a plate keyed upon the crank shaft, and furnished either with a slot or with holes by which the eccentric proper is moved up or down for forward or backward motion as required, or for greater or less expansive working of the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Britannica (1922)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information

tWing the backward motion, the projecting end of the breech-lock pin strikes against cams on the forward extension of the lock frame. These cam-, force the breech lock down, thus unlocking the bolt from the barrel extension. At this instant the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1905)

A universal reference library comprising the arts and sciences ... commerce, etc., of the world by George Edwin Rines, Frederick Converse Beach

The cartridges drop one by one into the grooves of the carrier, and are loaded and fired by the forward motion of the locks, which also closes the breech, while the backward motion extracts and expels the empty shells. When first invented it ...

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