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Mechanic's Specification Handbook - eBook

Mechanic's Specification Handbook - eBook

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Product Features

  • Publisher: Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics
  • Edition: 4th
  • Pages: 169
  • Look Inside: View
  • eBook Specifications

    • Type: Secure eBook (PDF)
    • Printing: Yes, Limited; One Print Session
    • Copy/Paste: Not Allowed
    • Offline Access: Yes
    • Search: Yes
    • Bookmarks: Yes
    • Compatibility: Windows, macOS, iOS, Android

Developed by the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics: The Aircraft Mechanics Specification Handbook is a very useful mechanics handbook, focusing on the identification of all types of AN, NAS, and MS hardware and fittings, and AN plumbing. It also includes an extensive and unique second section covering electrical connector identification; and the third area with common references and conversion formula. Developed for A&Ps by A&Ps, here is a toolbox size reference you will really use.

Topics Include:

    Section 1 - Aircraft Hardware
  • ATA - Chapter/Section Numbering
  • Quick Hardware Identification
  • AN Hardware Specifications
  • Twist Drills Letter and Wire Gauge Sizes
  • Taps and Pipe Threads
  • Standard Screws (Fine and Course)
  • Clearance Drills for Machine Screws
  • O-Ring Specifications
  • Metric and Decimal Equivalents
  • Temperature Conversions
  • Conversion Factors
  • Torque Values for Nut/Bolt Combinations

  • Section 2 - Fastener Identification
  • Fastener Specifications
  • Maximum Speeds - (Hand Fed Operations)
  • Blueprint Fastener Callouts
  • Alphabetical Code Listing
  • Conventional Rivets
  • Blind Rivets
  • Bi-metal Rivets
  • Lockbolts
  • Hi-Lok Bolts
  • Taper-Lok Bolts
  • Rivet Oversize Chart
  • Tips for Good Quality Holes
  • Common Blueprint Finish Codes

  • Section 3 - Electrical Connector Identification
  • Contacts for Front Release Connectors
  • FZ and FY Connectors
  • DC00 - DC28 Connectors
  • 48 Series Bayonet Connectors
  • Deutsch Connectors
  • CA00KE - CA3106KE Connectors
  • Contacts for Rear Release Connectors
  • DC30-DC63 Connectors
  • MIL-C-38999 Connectors
  • Contacts for Rack and Panel Connectors

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