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by Graeme R. Quick
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Science & Mathematics
  • Author:
    Graeme R. Quick
  • ISBN:
    0916150135
  • ISBN13:
    978-0916150136
  • Genre:
  • Publisher:
    American Society of Agricultural Engineers (June 1, 1978)
  • Pages:
    269 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Science & Mathematics
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    1756 kb
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    1991 kb
  • Rating:
    4.6
  • Votes:
    642
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A wealth of information on the history of grain harvesting and combine harvesters. Well-written and a very enjoyable read.

Dr. Buchele, now retired, was a professor, Department of Agriculture Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. A wealth of information on the history of grain harvesting and combine harvesters. Highly recommend this book.

The modern combine harvester, or simply combine, is a versatile machine designed to efficiently harvest a variety of grain crops. Among the crops harvested with a combine are wheat, oats, rye, barley, corn (maize), sorghum, soybeans, flax (linseed), sunflowers and canola.

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This is the story of the tools, machines, and systems used throughout history to harvest grain. It is a profusely illustrated history of grain harvesting tools, equipment, and machines from ancient times to todays modern combines. Nearly 800 photos and drawings enhance the story of important milestones in grain harvesting. Highlights machines and equipment, their inventors, and the innovations and companies that changed, and are continuing to change, the way we farm.

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Dr Graeme Quick, is an gnised expert on farm equipment. He has worked on farm machinery engineering in over thirty countries and holds fourteen patents, two of which are incorporated into grain harvesters world-wide. This book tells the story of the men, machines and equipment developed for Australian agriculture. It traces developments ranging from broadacre cultivation to garden rotaries, to prickly pear destruction, to auto headers, to banana harvesting for paper making. Contemporary advertising sprinkled through the book provides a backdrop for the people, companies and products that have been important to our farming history.

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Graeme Quick and Wesley Buchele, 1978, The Grain Harvesters, American Society of Agricultural Engineers (deals in detail with McCormick's developments). CBE. Further Reading. AP. Biographical history of technology McKay, Hugh Victor.

This is the story of the tools, machines, and systems used throughout history to harvest grain. It is a profusely illustrated history of grain harvesting tools, equipment, and machines from ancient times to todays modern combines. Nearly 800 photos and drawings enhance the story of important milestones in grain harvesting. Highlights machines and equipment, their inventors, and the innovations and companies that changed, and are continuing to change, the way we farm.

Beazezius
Old book from the 70s about Combines. Very cool old pictures.
Skrimpak
good book
Authis
Much good and interesting history on the machines and methods of harvesting over the centuries.
Umge
A wealth of information on the history of grain harvesting and combine harvesters. Well-written and a very enjoyable read. Highly recommend this book.
Glei
This book contained all the information I needed, plus a multitude of pictures. I enjoyed reading it very much.