Vol xxiv, 1908/09

Table of Contents

Preliminary pages

Title page
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Contents page
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Act of incorporation
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Rules and by-laws
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Appendix to the by-laws
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List of members
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Presentations to the library
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Annual meeting, 8th October 1908 and various general meetings from 11th March, 1909 to 9th September, 1909
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Annual report and Account of receipts and expenditure
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Balance sheet
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Minutes of Proceedings for 11th March, 1909

Address by the president
James Shirra

Minutes of Proceedings for 15th April, 1909

The Coolgardie water supply scheme
R. J. Vincent

Minutes of Proceedings for 13th May, 1909

Labour-saving devices
G. A. Julius

Minutes of Proceedings for 10th June, 1909

On the growth of algae in reservoirs and how to treat it
James Faulkiner
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Notes on some modern methods of steamship construction
Walter Reeks
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Discussion on Notes on some modern methods of steamship construction
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Minutes of Proceedings for 8th July, 1909

Description of a New Zealand coal mine
C. J. Holroyde
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Discussion on Description of a New Zealand coal mine
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Minutes of Proceedings for 12th August, 1909

Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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Discussion on Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear
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Minutes of Proceedings for 9th September, 1909

The commercial motor vehicle
F. F. Boult
Discussion on The commercial motor vehicle, including authors reply

Plates

I - Address by the president. Cost of printing; income and expenditure - ; number of members for the years 1900-1908
James Shirra
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II - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Fig. 1 Photograph of Helena Reservoir and diagram Fig. 2 The Helena Reservoir weir plan
R. J. Vincent
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III - IV - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Helena Reservoir weir plan and cross section and diagram of arrangement of inner valve tower and various dam photographs
R. J. Vincent
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V - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Two photographs of the weir. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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VI - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Machinery shed and Mephan-Fergusons Patent rivetless or locking barsteel pipe. Fig 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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VII - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Photographs of a special lead-melting device and the lowering of pipes into a trench. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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VIII - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Photographs of pipes crossing a gully and a river view. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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IX - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Photographs of Babcock boilers. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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X - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Photographs of Webster combined feed water-heater, purifier and filter; small Worthington duplex pump. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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XI - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Photograph of pumping engine in sectional elevation and diagram of low-pressure piston
R. J. Vincent
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XII - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Diagram of low pressure cylinder; Photograph of high-pressure cylinder showing header. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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XIII - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Fig. 1 Core for intermediate-pressure cylinder. Fig. 2 Jacket core on a runner for intermediate-pressure cylinder
R. J. Vincent
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XIV - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Fig. 1 Core for L.P. cylinder without main core; Fig. 2 L.P. cylinder showing header
R. J. Vincent
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XV - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Two photographs of the cross heads of the engine. Figs. 1-2
R. J. Vincent
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XVI - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Fig. 1 Diagram of the Worthington Pump; Fig. 2 Sets of diagrams of two different engines after five years working
R. J. Vincent
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XVII - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Fig. 1 Diagram on the shipping chart. Fig. 2 Photograph of cylinder being hauled into position
R. J. Vincent
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XVII - The Coolgardie water supply scheme. Fig. 1 Table of results and diagram chart from tests
R. J. Vincent
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XIX - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XX - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Fig. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXI - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXII - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations,. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXIII -Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXIV - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXV - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXVI - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXVII - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXVIII - Labour-saving devices. Various illustrations. Figs. 1-9
G. A. Julius
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XXIX - Notes on some modern methods of steamship construction. Angle frames spaced uniformly throughout the vessel's length
Walter Reeks
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XXX - Notes on some modern methods of steamship construction. Cantilever system by Sir Raylton Dixon and Co., Ltd.
Walter Reeks
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XXXI - Notes on some modern methods of steamship construction. Isherwood system
Walter Reeks
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XXXII - Description of a New Zealand coal mine. Map of Ngakawau, New Zealand
C. J. Holroyde
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XXXIII - Description of a New Zealand coal mine. View of power house, coal bins and entrance to tunnel from the Maka-Newi railway bridge
C. J. Holroyde
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XXXIV - Description of a New Zealand coal mine. Two photographs
C. J. Holroyde
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XXXV - Description of a New Zealand coal mine. Fig. 1 View of hydraulic brakes. Fig. 2 Sub-station and entrance to "A" tunnel
C. J. Holroyde
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XXXVI - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Tests of motor and worm-gearing
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XXXVII - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XXXVIII - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XXXIX - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Diagram on the brake efficiency results
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XL - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XLI - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Diagram of pattern of a double-threaded worm spindle
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XLII - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial; 3.H.P. 40 to 1 reducing gear
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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XLIII - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial; 7 H.P. 30 to 1 reducing gear
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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LXIV - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial; 10 H.P. 20 to 1 reducing box with right-hand worm gear
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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LXV - Some notes upon the design and use of speed reducing gear. Various gears under trial; 15 H.P. 20 to 1 reducing box
Henry Shaw, James McNamara
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