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2 edition of manual for the slide rule. found in the catalog.

manual for the slide rule.

Paul E. Machovina

manual for the slide rule.

by Paul E. Machovina

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slide-rule.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA73 .M24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p.
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6087126M
    LC Control Number51001492
    OCLC/WorldCa878942

    A manual for a good vintage slide rule about pages. There is no way I can give all of that detail in an Instructable that has 21 steps plus an Introduction. I learned slide rule basics by myself with the much shorter 3-step manual for the Pickett Trainer plastic slide rule. Scroll down to . ID number , a model 68– Log Log Duplex Decitrig slide rule by Keuffel & Esser of New York, was received with these two paperback booklets. The citation information for the first booklet is: Lyman M. Kells, Willis F. Kern, and James R. Bland, K&E Slide Rule Manual: Log Log Duplex Decitrig, 4th ed. (New York: Keuffel & Esser Co., ). Kells, Kern, and Bland were all.

    Slide rules with log-log seales Special types of slide rules Long scale slide rules Circular Calculators Slide rules for special calculations Constructional improvements in slide rule The accuracy of slide rule results Slide rule data slips. Guarantee. We offer a Day Money Back Rating: % positive. Book: The Excise Officer's Manual, J. Bateman, Book: Tables of Simple Interest, Thomas Bowyer. Book: The Gauger's Guide, Thomas Kentish, Book: A Box of Instruments And the Slide-Rule, Thomas Kentish, Book: The Scholar's Arithmetic, Daniel Adams, Book: French Maps of California , from.

    With each slide rule comes and instruction manual for study without a teacher. A clean very presentable copy. Also includes a pamphlet on Use of the Slide Rule in figuring problems of spring design by the Gibson-Springs Company. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | .   As most slide rules have a common set of scales, one can generally get by without a manual, or with a manual from another model rule. However, this approach is of no use in the case of the Hemmi Thus, I am propagating the contents of a fairly ancient manual on the subject which was most graciously supplied by Mr. Cyril Catt of Lambton.


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Manual for the slide rule by Paul E. Machovina Download PDF EPUB FB2

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. Dietzgen Instruction Manual for Maniphase Slide Rule Description 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 Of course this book will present very few (if any) practical tool for modern reader at the end of the second decade of XXI century but it is great as a reference book from a not so long past.

If you have a slide rule, probably it came manual for the slide rule. book an user's manual that will present most of the contents of this book but in this book you will find the /5(9).

The Slide Rule; a Practical Manual Hardcover – August 8, by Charles N Pickworth (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, August 8, $ $ — Paperback/5(11). the slide rule a practical manual Download the slide rule a practical manual or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get the slide rule a practical manual book now. This site is like a library, Use. SLIDE RULE MANUAL No. - Lyman M. Kells, Willis S Kern, and James R.

Bland, - & DORIC Nos. & Plastic Slide Rules - - Manual for first release of the released as DORIC Slide Rule - - Manual for the version of the 15 rows  The Slide Rule The book, written by Florian Cajori, is the standard work on the early history.

- Slide Rule History, from Galileo's sector at the end of the 16th century to present day. - Links Library with links to many websites that contain information about slide rules. • The Oughtred Society also has slide rule books for sale: The Oughtred Society Slide Rule Reference Manual.

relation to each other. These end caps are a major development in slide rule manufacturing technique. In addition to their primary function they enable the user to hold the slide rule by them and the recommended method of use is as follows: (a) Hold the slide rule by the end caps.

(b) When the slide is virtually fully contained in the two. Burns Snodgrass M.B.E. 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.

However since the company produced a wide. Slide Rule Manuals: Sun Hemmi. Sun Hemmi "Civil" Slide Rule Manual - How to use the special-purpose, Hemmi model Civil Engineering slide rule. Softcover, 56 pages. Very Rare. $ (This manual may also be available in an inexpensive facsimile.).

Instruction Manual for Bruning Slide Rule. There are 18 scans in 2 zip files. File 1 - brunzip - MB (2, bytes) File 2 - brunzip - MB (2, bytes) Concise Circular Slide Rules 28N Manual. There are 11 scans in 1 zip file. File 1 - - KB (, bytes) Dietzgen/Gilson Circular Slide.

As it's been in storage for years, and I always admired the full-sized Postthis discussion prompted me to find and get one off e**y for US$ It just arrived - along with finding the Teledyne Post "Versalog II Slide Rule Instructions" book as download.

Which was co-written by Dr. Budenholzer. What a small world. The slide rule, also known colloquially in the United States as a slipstick, is a mechanical analog computer. As graphical analog calculators, slide rules are closely related to nomograms, but the former are used for general calculations, whereas the latter are used for application-specific computations.

The slide rule is used primarily for multiplication and division, and also for functions. 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 In his second book, Joint Slide Rules: Sectors, 2-foot 2-fold and similar slide rules, expert Peter M. Hopp examines the joint rule, completing an important but neglected part of slide rule history.

The book is a comprehensive account of joint rules and contains detailed information on over two hundred joint slide rule makers from around the world. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker.

Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Instruction manual for the Aristo Studio slide rule Nos / Notes. Instruction manual which came with the Aristo Studio and slide rules. Addeddate. BA Simm - Slide Rule Manual. This manual was written as a general purpose slide rule manual but it was published for W & G and many of the illustrations are of their W & G Comprehensive In addition the Model (Artillery) is shown.

The Standard Manual of the Slide Rule 2nd Edition, revised and enlarged: By: Prof. Thompson Macmillan & Co. Ltd. Hardbound, pgs. Original copyrightrev.

Complete introduction to the operation of the slide rule, and problem solving techniques. An excellent and very complete history of the slide rule is presented in the first. Oughtred Society Slide Rule Reference Manual, The. Object Name: Book Catalog Number: Collection: Keuffel & Esser Company Collection Credit: Museum Collections.

Author: Hume, Ted: Summary: The Oughtred Society Slide Rule Reference Manual. Edited by. The slide rule did not indicate the decimal point. That was done by the user - typically by estimation, "common sense" or by computing the characteristic. For example: Picture of x = on a K&E 20" rule (~40K) Here the result is 7 - estimation of 10x40 and 20x40 makes it .SLIDE RULE BOOKS & MANUALS.

Skip the INTRO, Go RIGHT to the CATALOG! To make your life easier, and help you find exactly what you want, we have broken the on-line slide rule catalogs into smaller sections. Just CLICK on the icon of the rule type you are looking for at the left, to see the matching catalog.Types of Slide Rules and their Scales.

Overview of the major categories of slide rules, and descriptions of common scale labels and meanings. (Updated Septem ) Slide Rule Manuals. Some downloadable slide rule manuals from different manufacturers available on my site. (Updated ) Where to Buy a Slide Rule.