Engineering Unit Conversions

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SKU: UNIT4
ISBN: 978-1-59126-099-8
Copyright: 1999
Page Count: 160
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 6 x 9
Author(s):
  • Michael R. Lindeburg, PE

    Author Information

    Michael R. Lindeburg, PE, is one of the best-known authors of engineering textbooks and references. His books and courses have influenced millions of engineers around the world. Since 1975, he has authored over 40 engineering reference and exam preparation books. He has spent thousands of hours teaching engineering to students and practicing engineers. He holds bachelor of science and master of science degrees in industrial engineering from Stanford University.

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    Introduction

    Table of Contents

    Sample Pages

    Engineering Unit Conversions

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    The conversions you need for exam day success


    Covering more than 4,500 entries on traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units found in the civil, mechanical, electrical, and chemical engineering fields. This book will come in handy during your open-book exam as well as throughout your engineering career. If you have ever struggled with converting grams to slugs, centistokes to square feet per second, or pounds per million gallons (lbm/MG) to milligrams per liter (mg/L), you will appreciate the time-saving value of this book.


    Topics include:



    • Conversion Factors

    • Temperature Conversions

    • The Elements

    • Fundamental and Derived Constants

    • Astronomical Data

    • Greek Alphabet

    • Prefixes (SI and Binary)

    • Decimal Equivalents



    Customer reviews

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    Overview. Review by Elizabeth
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    Nice overview of conversions (Posted on 7/19/2020)
    Good, but have not used yet. Review by John
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    Good, but have not used yet. (Posted on 6/15/2020)
    fine Review by Tyler
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    fine (Posted on 4/25/2020)
    Unneeded Review by Brett
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    The Conversions booklet is largely no longer applicable to this test now that it is computer based and a Handbook is provided with all the conversions you will need for the test. (Posted on 3/17/2020)
    Seems like a useless relic now with Computer-based Review by Kathleen
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    Seems like a useless relic now with Computer-based exam. Probably used to be useful once upon a time, but since we can't take it into the exam, it's not good practice to use it while studying. (Posted on 3/7/2020)
    Great Reference - Use it all the time Review by Brent
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    Great Reference - Use it all the time (Posted on 10/23/2019)
    Unit Usefulness Review by david
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    The unit conversion is packed with useful conversions, the format makes it easier and quicker to get to the unit i'm looking for. (Posted on 3/5/2019)
    Very valuable tool Review by Samuel
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    Very valuable, especially for students not accustomed to working in some of the imperial/US units. (Posted on 12/7/2018)
    Conversion Review by Allen
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    Handy book (Posted on 12/5/2018)
    Conversion RM Review by Allen
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    Great book to have around and for the exam. (Posted on 6/22/2018)

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