Scientific American Supplement, No. 794, March 21, 1891 eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 115 pages of information about Scientific American Supplement, No. 794, March 21, 1891.
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IMPROVED OVERHEAD STEAM TRAVELING CRANE.2
BEST DIAMETER CAR WHEELS.[1]2
A NEW INTEGRATOR.[1]6
SOME HINTS ON SPIKING TRACK.13
THE EXPERIMENTS AT THE ANNAPOLIS PROVING GROUNDS.15
HIGH EXPLOSIVES IN WARFARE.[1]17
THE MANUFACTURE AND USE OF PLASTER OF PARIS.34
SPACING THE FRETS ON A BANJO NECK.38
GLOVE MAKING.39
FABRIC FOR UPHOLSTERY PURPOSES.44
REVERSIBLE INGRAIN OR PRO-BRUSSELS CARPET.45
ARAEO-PICNOMETER.46
GASEOUS ILLUMINANTS.[1]47
IV.47
UNPURIFIED GAS CONTAINED52
ELECTRICAL LABORATORY FOR BEGINNERS.61
THE SOLUTION.62
CONVENTIONAL SIGN FOR THE BATTERY AND GALVANOMETER.63
DECOMPOSITION OF WATER.64
SOLENOID.64
MAGNETIZATION OF STEEL.64
ELECTROMAGNET.64
ELECTRIC MOTOR.64
COMPASS AND MAGNETIC EXPERIMENTS.64
GALVANOMETER.65
EXPERIMENTS SHOWING THE EFFECTS OF RESISTANCE.65
RESISTANCE OF A FLUID CHANGED BY THE ADDITION OF ANOTHER FLUID.65
MAGNETIC ELECTRIC INDUCTION.65
INDUCTION COIL.65
EXTRA CURRENT.66
TELEGRAPH SOUNDERS AND KEYS.66
MAGNETIC FIGURES.66
EXPERIMENT SHOWING THE CURRENT.67
MICROPHONE AND TELEPHONE.67
ELECTRO METALLURGY.67
THE HEATING EFFECT OF THE CURRENT.67
DUPLICATION OF BATTERIES.67
THE ACTION OF THE SILENT DISCHARGE ON CHLORINE.68
ESTIMATING CARBON IN ORGANIC SUBSTANCES.69
NEW RACE OF DWARF DAHLIAS.69
SOME WINNEBAGO ARTS.70
THE PHILOSOPHY OF CONSUMPTION.74
THE SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN76
BUILDING PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS.76
THE SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT.77
A NEW CATALOGUE OF VALUABLE PAPERS77
USEFUL ENGINEERING BOOKS77
PATENTS.77
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