Category: Military Technology

Yuma. The Marines' Mean Machine by George Hall

By George Hall

Yuma. The Marines' suggest desktop КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Osprey Publishing LtdСерия: Superbase 9Автор(ы): George HallЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 1989Количество страниц: 130ISBN: 0-85045-946-XФормат: pdfРазмер: 38.9 mb quick IFOLDER eighty five

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Ship Stabilizers. A Handbook for Merchant Navy Officers by W. Burger, A. G. Corbet, J. H. Clough-Smith, G. E. Earl

By W. Burger, A. G. Corbet, J. H. Clough-Smith, G. E. Earl

Send Stabilizers: The layout and Operation in Correcting the Rolling of Ships provides the operating rules and operation of assorted kinds of gyrocompasses and automated pilots. This e-book discusses the elemental rules of synchro platforms and servomechanisms.

Organized into 12 chapters, this booklet starts off with an summary of the matter of the relief of rolling. this article then explores the technique of resisting rolling, that have been used or are nonetheless getting used, together with bilge keels, oscillating weights, anti-rolling tanks, gyroscopic stabilizers, and tilting fin platforms. different chapters think of the anti-rolling tanks which are divided into 3 varieties, together with assorted tanks, unfastened floor tanks, and U-tube tanks. This ebook discusses in addition the small oscillations of a vessel in nonetheless water, that are easy harmonic in personality. the ultimate bankruptcy offers with the stabilizing equipment for smaller ships.

This booklet is a important source for marine engineers and naval architects.

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Building a Strategic Air Force by Walton S Moody

By Walton S Moody

Description This authoritative reliable heritage offers with the early years of the Air Force's attempt to construct and retain a strategic impressive strength, from 1945 via 1953. It discusses the interval of reorganization in nationwide protection within the years after the tip of the second one international conflict, because the military Air Forces handled questions of constitution, doctrine, process, atomic guns, and know-how.

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Avro Lancaster 1941 onwards All marks - Owner Workshop by Jarrod Cotter, Paul Blackah

By Jarrod Cotter, Paul Blackah

The mythical Avro Lancaster gets the recognized Haynes guide therapy with the entire co-operation and authorization of the Royal Air strength. here's a certain point of view on what it takes to revive and function a Lancaster, in addition to a superb perception into the engineering and building of this amazing plane. provided usually in colour, this hugely targeted and attractively designed publication relies basically round the significant overhaul of the conflict of england Flight Lancaster at RAF Coningsby.

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The gun digest book of firearms assembly/disassembly. / Part by Wood, Jay Barclay

By Wood, Jay Barclay

Shotgun proprietors will learn how to conscientiously and effectively disassemble and reassemble renowned shotguns for regimen upkeep, cleansing, and barrel altering by utilizing this imperative up to date reference. Wood's ebook sequence on firearms disassembly and reassembly, the one sequence to be had, has been a vital and finished reference for firearms fans for a few years. a complete of fifty nine well known shotgun versions are reviewed, together with 13 extra types because the final variation. greater than 250 shotgun editions which are robotically just like these pictured also are coated. contains box stripping fundamentals and a radical rationalization of all key take down and reassembly steps for every version. each one step is obviously photographed and contains effortless to appreciate directions. An index permits readers to speedy locate particular types and move reference robotically comparable variations

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