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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hopkins, Robert A.
International (SI) metric system and how it works.
Tarzana, Calif. : Polymetric Services, 1975
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert A Hopkins
|Description:||287 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm|
Where the U.S. stands today --
Benefits and costs --
Organizations and events --
International system of units --
Base and derived units with fundamentals --
Conversion factors (classified listing of units with settings for computer programming) --
Conversion factors (Alphabetical listing of units with settings for computer programming) --
Symbols for physical quantities with units --
Conversion tables --
Conversion scales --
Writing and using metric --
Changing to metric production in 25 steps --
Engineering drawing and dual dimensioning --
Building materials/pipe and tubing --
IEC and Electrical Engineering Standards --
ISO metric paper sizes --
Consumer and home economics metric --
Educational aids --
Imperial measures for Canada and Australia.
|Responsibility:||Robert A. Hopkins.|
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