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In 1914 Industrial Press published its first handbook…The Machinery’s Handbook. Now 90 years and 27 editions later this comprehensive reference continues to be revered as “The Bible of the mechanical industries”. And since the development of this resource, Industrial Press has produced numerous other handbooks that serve a vast number of industries and professions, including machinist, engineering, welding and pipefitter’s handbooks. From assembly automation to machining to CAM design and manufacturing to CNC machining and programming to computer graphics to die making to HVAC to dimensional measurement to maintenance management to industrial control to industrial robotics to metering pumps to pipefitting to plastics extrusion, Industrial Press is sure to have the right handbook for you.

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  1. CNC Programming Handbook, 3rd Edition

    CNC Programming Handbook, 3rd Edition

    $79.95

    Over its first two editions, this best-selling book has become the de facto standard for training and reference material at all levels of CNC programming. Used in hundreds of educational institutions around the world as the primary text for CNC courses, and used daily by many in-field CNC programmers and machine operators, this book literally defines CNC programming. Written with careful attention to detail, there are no compromises. Many of the changes in this new Third Edition are the direct result of comments and suggestions received from many CNC professionals in the field. This extraordinarily comprehensive work continues to be packed with over one thousand illustrations, tables, formulas, tips, shortcuts, and practical examples.

    The enclosed CD-ROM now contains a fully functional 15-day shareware version of CNC tool path editor/simulator, NCPlot™. This powerful, easy-to-learn software includes an amazing array of features, many not found in competitive products. NCPlot offers an unmatched combination of simplicity of use and richness of features. Support for many advanced control options is standard, including a macro interpreter that simulates Fanuc and similar macro programs.

    The CD-ROM also offers many training exercises based on individual chapters, along with solutions and detailed explanations. Special programming and machining examples are provided as well, in form of complete machine files, useful as actual programming resources. Virtually all files use Adobe PDF format and are set to high resolution printing.

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  2. Hazardous Chemicals Safety & Compliance Handbook for the Metalworking Industries

    Hazardous Chemicals Safety & Compliance Handbook for the Metalworking Industries

    $94.95

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    Overview

    This unique handbook provides operators and technicians in the metalworking, machining, and metal finishing industries with an easy-to-use, single-volume guide to the hazardous materials commonly found in the above sectors. Containing detailed information on nearly 450 chemical hazards, this work provides identifiers (foreign and domestic); trade names and chemical synonyms; physical properties; short- and long-term health effects; guidelines for exposure; respirators; warnings; incompatibilities; fire data; and OSHA, EPA, California, and Canadian safety recommendations and regulations. No other reference offers this kind of integrated compilation of safety and environmental compliance data or directory information related to these industries. You will need no other reference!

     

    Features

    • Includes an extensive introduction outlining and explaining the requirements and regulations.
    • Presents each chemical record in a uniform format of data elements, including record number, record name, trade names and chemical synonyms, EEC numbers, CAS number, 2004 Emergency Response Guidebook four-digit ID, DOT Hazard class or Division, three-digit ERG Guide, molecular formula, RTECS number, physical properties, and health and safety information.
    • Contains extensive appendices including: sources of information, separate lists of dangerous oxidizing materials by name and CAS number, an updated list of all Poison Control Centers in the U.S., glossary of safety and environmental terms, extensive synonym and trade name index, and a complete CAS number index to chemicals covered.
    • Takes an international approach in that chemical records contain: European Economic Community ID numbers, European Inventory of Existing Commercial Substances ID numbers, Canadian WHMIS ingredients disclosure list levels, International Agency for Research on Cancer information about carcinogens, and MAK values from Deutsche Forschungsgemeinshaft.
    • Covers important metalworking hazards such as mineral oil mists and welding fumes.
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  3. Mass Finishing Handbook

    Mass Finishing Handbook

    $125.00

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    Compiled from the author’s 40 years of research and, this detailed handbook provides “how-to” details of all mass finishing/loose abrasive finishing processes that experienced finishers will find as useful as the first-time user. It covers 16 basic mass finishing processes, including vibratory, centrifugal disc, magnetic abrasive, cryogenic, and chemical-assisted processes—offering data and charts based on thousands of measurements to make process selection easier. In addition to providing case histories and a host of practical tips, it also discusses mass finishing economics, edge requirements, surface requirements, side effects, the impact of burr size and part definition, media, and compounds. Whether you’re a manufacturing engineer buying a machine for the first time, or a shop foreman, or an experienced user who is looking for ideas for more economical approaches; this is the perfect resource for you!

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  4. Handbook of Maintenance Management, 2nd Edition

    Handbook of Maintenance Management, 2nd Edition

    $69.95

    Overview

    Now in its second edition and written by a highly acclaimed maintenance professional, this comprehensive and easy-to-understand resource provides a short review of all the major discussions going on in the management of the maintenance function. This revision of a classic has been thoroughly updated to include advances in technology and thinking and is sure to be found useful by maintenance professionals everywhere. It's the perfect reference for any maintenance professional that needs a quick update on any specific area within the subject.

     

    Features

    • Contains five entirely new chapters, including Dealing with Contracts, 5S, Lean Maintenance, PM Optimizing, and Fire Fighting.
    • Contains five entirely new chapters, including Dealing with Contracts, 5S, Lean Maintenance, PM Optimizing, and Fire Fighting.
    • Offers a complete survey of the field, an introduction to maintenance and a review of maintenance management.
    • Provides a manual for cost reduction and a primer for the stockroom.
    • Includes a training regime for new supervisors, managers and planners.
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  5. Countersinking Handbook

    Countersinking Handbook

    $79.95

    Overview

    This unique handbook provides total coverage of issues related to countersinking and chamfering holes, including history of their use, design reasons, and basic cutter design. It features “how-to-use” details of the most used tools and techniques and complete information on the subject of countersinking holes of any size, including those over 10 inches in diameter. Its detailed approach to illustrating over 100 different tools designs is unparalleled in technical literature and is sure to be found useful by manufacturing engineers, shop foremen, and experienced users.

     

    Features

    • Provides discussions of all cutter material variations and options, feeds, speeds and coolants, tool holders, and applications--including plastics, metals, wood, composites, ceramics, glass, and dental materials.
    • Discusses side effects of countersinking, including stress risers.
    • Includes optimum applications for specific tool use, gaging countersinks, economics, pressworking countersinks, non-traditional countersinking methods, and references to standards and other published works.
    • Contains case histories, practical tips, and information to make process selection easier.
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  6. Machinery's Handbook Collector's Edition: 1914 First Edition Replica

    Machinery's Handbook Collector's Edition: 1914 First Edition Replica

    $49.95

    Features

    In commemoration of our 125th Anniversary, we are proud to present the Collector’s Edition Replica of the original first edition of the Machinery’s Handbook, published in January, 1914. It's the perfect gift for your favorite machinist or to add to your own collection. Own the book that helped industry build!

     

    For virtually its entire life in print, Machinery’s Handbook has been a world-renowned reference and “the Bible” of the metalworking and mechanical industries.

     

    While we are on this tradition with the publication of the 28th Edition, which includes the most comprehensive and up-to-date selection of practical technical information, data, and standards for these industries found between two covers anywhere, we hope you enjoy this very special Collector’s Edition.

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  7. HVAC: The Handbook of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning for Design and Implementation

    HVAC: The Handbook of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning for Design and Implementation

    $99.95

    Overview

    This book is out of print in its original version. It is however now available as a "print-on-demand" product (paperback-978-0-8311-02036) found here http://new.industrialpress.com/node/1357. The e-book version is available and may be found here: http://new.industrialpress.com/node/1237 With over 1,000 pages covering all fundamental and practical HVAC design procedures and methods, this classic reference is packed with details and contains a wealth of information that is of great use to the HVAC designer and practitioner, as well as to the student mastering the intricacies of HVAC fundamentals. Unlike any other handbook of its kind, HVAC provides an in-depth treatment of topics via modular self-contained chapters that serve both as a manual for the experienced professional and as a fundamental reference for others. Each self-contained chapter places emphasis on graphical and tabular presentations of data that are useful for easy understanding of fundamentals and solving problems of design, installation, and operation. You are sure to find everything you need right here in one complete volume!

     

    Features

    • Bell and Gossett ESP-PLUS software provides calculations for the selection of equipment such as hydraulic pumps, heat exchangers, and hydronic and steam system components. It also helps select commercially available equipment and components.
    • Trane Load 700 heating and cooling load calculation software allows the user to use detailed geometric, weather and exposure parameters to accurately estimate load during the heating and cooling cycles.
    • Primarily uses U.S. customary units but also uses both SI and U.S. units in some cases.
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  8. Gas Engineers Handbook (CD-ROM in PDF)

    Gas Engineers Handbook (CD-ROM in PDF)

    $99.95

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    Overview

    This giant reference, sponsored by the American Gas Association and written by a staff of 150 specialists, answers any general or specific engineering information requirement in regard to natural, liquefied petroleum, and manufactured gases.

     

    Features

    • Presents in concise, orderly fashion all "working" facts and data on fuel gases needed by engineers, industry and government personnel.
    • Brings together in one volume and 125 chapters all conceivable engineering methods and operating data of the entire gas industry, from source to burner.
    • Tables, graphs, charts, equations, and illustrations clarify and illuminate a text that is crammed with the kind of information that is virtually unobtainable elsewhere.
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  9. Handbook of Manufacturing Processes

    Handbook of Manufacturing Processes

    $125.00

    Overview

    Unlike any other reference, Handbook of Manufacturing Processes is an in-depth compilation of the workings of more than 1500 different manufacturing processes in metalworking, chemicals, textiles, plastics, ceramics, electronics, wood and food industries; as well as how more than 600 important products, components, materials are made. Logically organized in two sectionsa process section and a products sectionit describes clearly and succinctly the operations performed in the worlds factories. Heavily illustrated, it is a comprehensive source of technical manufacturing information that manufacturing engineers and managers, process engineers, and anyone who has an interest in or needs to know about manufacturing operations and products will not easily find anywhere else.

     

    Features

    • Features practical, understandable explanations; even for complex processes.
    • Includes clear descriptions of how each of 1500 current and recently developed manufacturing processes work, what they do to the material or workpiece that is worked on, what the results are, and where these processes are used and why.
    • Explains how 600 products, components or materials are made; including nylon, gasoline, decaffeinated coffee, semiconductors, stainless steel, lasers, and many more.
    • Codes text entries in a format that utilizes outline designations carried through to the accompanying illustrations for easy reference.
    • Groups related processes together and covers sequential operation in order.
    • Includes little or no mathematics.
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  10. Assembly Automation, Second Edition

    Assembly Automation, Second Edition

    $59.95

    Overview

    Success in automatic assembly design and operation comes from an awareness and sensitivity to a multitude of small design details, and only Frank Riley could pack so much knowledge and experience into a practical and authoritative guide to the selection and application of automatic assembly machinery. This book provides a thorough overview of management, engineering, and machine operator considerations necessary to ensure successful specification, procurement, design, manufacture, installation, and sustained productivity of new assembly systems.

     

    Features

    Places more emphasis on how corporations can employ an integrated systems approach to automatic assembly to respond to product quality, productivity, global manufacturing competitiveness, and increasingly aggressive consumerism. Includes a vast amount of practical information about all aspects of automated assembly. Thoroughly discusses several unusual and valuable topics, including a look into the 21st Century and the emerging influence of simultaneous engineering in manufacturing.

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