Series ROBE-1130654 - Mills - Technical and Mechanical

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Mills - Technical and Mechanical


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Niall Roberts listed on the side of the original storage box the contents within. Numbers 1-11 are missing.

  1. Cranks and eccentrics.
  2. Penstock, pentrough etc.
  3. Stone dress and rotation.
  4. Grain flow effects.
  5. Vertical hoist bollards.
  6. Poncelet water wheels.
  7. Stone nut engagement.
  8. Scarf joists.
  9. Scrape mark and diameter.
  10. Gear stages and ratios.
  11. Gear development.
  12. Berton sails [See also 23].
  13. Mill models [See also Kentwell].
  14. isometric drawings.
  15. Repair principles.
  16. Tentering.
  17. Rotation and handedness.
  18. Olive mill Trapeta.
  19. Morwellham mystery.
  20. Water turbines.
  21. Oliver Evans Mx.
  22. ICE/PHEW Record.
  23. Burrstone assembly and Berton sails [of 12].
  24. Snuff mills.
  25. Millstone sources.
  26. Water lever sawmill.
  27. Variable weather in sails.
  28. Polish windmills.

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  • Box: Niall Roberts Mills Technical and Mechanical Box 1
  • Box: Niall Roberts Mills Technical and Mechanical Box 2