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  • Author:
    John Haining
  • ISBN:
    0852428057
  • ISBN13:
    978-0852428054
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  • Publisher:
    Trans-Atlantic Publications, Inc.; 2 edition (September 10, 1985)
  • Pages:
    112 pages
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    Crafts & Hobbies
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John Haining gave up the family farm to serve an apprenticeship in steam when it was still the predominant source of power in the countryside

John Haining gave up the family farm to serve an apprenticeship in steam when it was still the predominant source of power in the countryside. An apprentice's life was a hard one in those days but the hard work and strict training stood him in good stead and led on to further valuable experience gained in the drawing and design offices of Cammell Laird, Joseph the boilermakers of Hyde, and Sentinels of Shrewsbury.

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Start by marking Introducing Model Traction Engine Construction as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. The doyen of traction engine modelling explains and illustrates what is involved in the construction of working steam models (including workshop processes and tools needed) and outlines the history and variety of such engines.

The doyen of traction engine modelling explains and illustrates what is involved in the construction of working steam models (including workshop processes and tools needed) and outlines the history and variety of such.

The doyen of traction engine modelling explains and illustrates what is involved in the construction of working steam models (including workshop processes and tools needed) and outlines the history and variety of such engines. John Haining gave up the family farm to serve an apprenticeship in steam when it was still the predominant source of power in the countryside.

Introducing Model Traction Engine Construction (Paperback)

Introducing Model Traction Engine Construction (Paperback). Tell us if something is incorrect. In this book, John Haining, the doyen of traction engine modelling, explains what is involved in the construction of working steam models and outlines briefly the history and variety of such engines. A degree of reader familiarity with normal machine work and workshop practice is assumed, but even the inexperienced lathe owner will easily follow the procedures with the aid of the many clear illustrations provided by the author and will be encouraged to try his hand at this fascinating branch of model engineering.

Model Steam Traction Engine Casting 1970 vin approx HO Hot Wheels Matchbox scale. Introducing Model Traction Engine Construction by Haining, John (Paperback book

A traction engine is a self-propelled steam engine used to move heavy loads on roads, plough ground or to provide power at a chosen location. The name derives from the Latin tractus, meaning 'drawn', since the prime function of any traction.

A traction engine is a self-propelled steam engine used to move heavy loads on roads, plough ground or to provide power at a chosen location. The name derives from the Latin tractus, meaning 'drawn', since the prime function of any traction engine is to draw a load behind it. They are sometimes called road locomotives to distinguish them from railway locomotives – that is, steam engines that run on rails.

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Starting a Traction Engine without a book could lead to a, 'Tomb' in the en. Apart from the other books already mentioned, there's John Haining's book "Introducing model traction Engine Construction".

Starting a Traction Engine without a book could lead to a, 'Tomb' in the end. I doubt if any one could ever get everything about making steam engines into a comprehensive Tome, I think if they did it would be very expensive ! Clive. It's not the blow by blow acount of the Mason book, but gives information about the construction of the major parts of a traction engine, with lots of references to his model engine series in the ME some years ago. It's probably worth having along with the other books and it's not too expensive.

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My book was shiped Feb.25th I received the book Mar.20th. I live about 150 miles from where the book was shiped from.The book was good no problem with the book just to long to get book.