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2 edition of standard manual of the slide rule found in the catalog.

standard manual of the slide rule

James Edgar Thompson

standard manual of the slide rule

its history, principle and operation.

by James Edgar Thompson

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.published,Chapman & Hall,1930.

The Physical Object
Pagination216p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17115813M

  This model is considered the most advanced slide rule K&E ever sold and was in production into the 70s, possibly up to when K&E ceased slide rule manufacturing. For intro books I think a search for slide rule manuals will turn up dozens of suitable results, perhaps including a manual for the very model you end up with. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thompson, James Edgar, Manual of the slide rule. New York, D. Van Nostrand Co. (OCoLC)

All the images of slide rules in the galleries and the PDF files of scanned books, manuals and instructions have been free to download since The policy of ISRM is to continue this practice, without restrictions in order to provide research and educational information to the world at large. Dietzgen Instruction Manual for Maniphase Slide Rule Description The citation information for this sixteen-page booklet is: Self-teaching Instruction Manual: Maniphase Slide Rule (Chicago: Eugene Dietzgen Co., n.d.). The slide rule depicted inside the manual is Dietzgen's "National," model , and the manual was received with

All slide rules consist of logarithmic scales that can be moved in relation to each other in order to do basic mathematical calculations. The simplest slide rule would have two log scales that you could use to do multiplication and division (see my Slide Rule Introduction page for more info). One of the influential figures in slide rule design, Amédée Mannheim, created a standard slide rule. E6B Circular: Pilots are required to be proficient on the E6B slide rule. The E6B circular rule scales are used internationally for safe manual calculation of air time, distance, speed, temperature, compass errors, and fuel consumption. Users browsing for Collectible Slide Rules in Slide Rules usually look at: Vintage Slide Rule Slide Rules.


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In addition to standard basic slide rule instructions, this manual also has an unusual section on how to choose a slide rule, along with various care and adjustment tips.

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Pages & Binding are NICE & TIGHT. Instruction Manuals. The site has instruction manuals for a number of slide rules. These have been scanned and converted to HTML. Some of them relate to standard rules (Thornton, Faber Castell 2/83N) and would be useful whatever rule you have but others are for specialised rules.

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Ltd. Hardbound, pgs. Original copyrightrev. Complete introduction to the operation of the slide rule, and problem solving techniques. SECTION FIVE A AND B SCALES Squares and Square Roots - Cubes and Cube Roots - Cube Scale. WITHOUT doubt the most frequently used scales of the standard slide rule are the C and D scales we have just studied, and we might, with justification, say that these are the most important scales in our slide rule equipment.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The standard manual of the slide rule: its history, principle, Thompson, James Edgar, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized.The Sterling Slide Rule has standard A, B, C, C', D, and K scales. The A, D, and K scales are on the body, the B, and C scales on the slide.

The cursor travels the full length of the body, and the hairline crosses these scales for direct comparison. On the reverse side of the slide, the S, L, and T scales appear, and the slide may be re-File Size: 1MB.Instruction Manual for Bruning Slide Rule.

There are 18 scans in 2 zip files. File 1 - brunzip - MB (2, bytes) File 2 - brunzip - MB (2, bytes) Concise Circular Slide Rules 28N Manual. There are 11 scans in 1 zip file. File 1 - - KB (, bytes) Dietzgen/Gilson Circular Slide.