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Basic Machines and How They Work (Paperback)

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From levers and gears to wheels and power trains, this clear and effective Navy training manual is a full course in fundamental mechanical physics. Requiring nothing more than a familiarity with basic mathematics, Basic Machines and How They Work presents important mechanical concepts--from simple to complex--in terms that anyone can understand.

Inside you'll find detailed chapters on the theory and function of machines like:

  • Levers
  • Wheels and axles
  • Inclined planes and wedges
  • Screws
  • Combustion engines
  • And more

Furthermore, this book will familiarize you with important physics concepts like force, pressure, friction, and work.

Comprehensive, easy-to-read, and affordable, the Navy's Basic Machines and How They Work is perfect for students, homeowners, inventors, and anyone with a thirst for learning.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781626545854
ISBN-10: 1626545855
Publisher: Stone Basin Books
Publication Date: May 6th, 2016
Pages: 178
Language: English