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Model Engineering: A Foundation Course Paperback – 10 Jan 1998

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  • Paperback: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Special Interest Model Books; UK ed. edition (10 Jan. 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1854861522
  • ISBN-13: 978-1854861528
  • Product Dimensions: 18.9 x 2 x 23.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 35 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 165,988 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Written by an experienced engineer, this textbook covers all the basic techniques of model engineering, including: understanding engineering drawings; setting up a workshop; buying materials; marking out; sawing; filing; bending and forming metals; and drilling and boring. The author includes a review of the properties and characteristics of engineering materials and describes the hardening of carbon steel for cutting tools in the home workshop.


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