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Edgar T. Westbury

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1967. Metal Turning Lathes: Their Design, Application and Operation by Edgar T. Westbury
1974. Building A Steam Engine from Castings

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Westbury, Edgar T. 'Building A Steam Engine From Castings', published by MAP Technical in 1975 (reprint of the 1974 edition), 36pp, staple binding, ISBN 085344062X. Sorry, sold out, but click image above or links to the right to access a prebuilt search for this title on Amazon UK
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  • Building A Steam Engine from Castings [top]
    First published in 1959 in Great Britain by Percival Marshall
    Published in 1970 in Great Britain by Model & Allied Publications
    New edition printed in 1974 in Great Britain by MAP Technical
    New edition reprinted in 1975 in Great Britain by MAP Technical, 36pp, paperback, 36pp, ISBN 085344062X

Chapters:
1. Introducing the Stuart No. 10 Engine
2. Machining Bedplate Castings
3. Trunk Column and Cylinder
4. Cylinder Passages and Covers
5. Steam Chest Covers and Flywheel
6. Crankshaft, Crosshead and Bearings
7. Piston and Connecting Rod
8. Eccentric Rod and Valve Gear
9. Assembly and Valve Timing
10. Adjustment and Testing.

The Stuart No. 10 model referred to in the book was the one built by Exactus in the workshop of, and described in, Model Engineer (magazine). The book contains many drawings and pictures to assist the budding model engineer

1959, 1st Edition

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