Electric versus hydraulic drives
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Electric versus hydraulic drives sponsored by the Engineering Manufacturing Industries Division, the Automobile Division and the Railway Division of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers ; co-sponsored by the Institution of Electrical Engineers ... [et al.], 27 October 1983 ... London. by

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Published by Mechanical Engineering Publications for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in London .
Written in English


  • Electric driving -- Congresses.,
  • Machinery -- Hydraulic drive -- Congresses.

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SeriesI Mech E conference publications -- 1983-13.
ContributionsInstitution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain). Engineering Manufacturing Industries Division., Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain). Automobile Division., Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain). Railway Division., Institution of Electrical Engineers., Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18618481M
ISBN 100852985223

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