Contents:

AIR and GASES

  • Composition of Air

  • Physical Properties of Air

  • Densities of Gases

  • Standard Atmosphere

  • General Gas Laws and Formulas

  • Density of Moist Air

  • Elevation vs. Air & Water Properties

  • Dry Air Specific Heat & Sound Velocity at 1 Atmosphere Various Temperatures

  • Dry Air Specific Heat at 20°C Constant Temperature and Various Pressures

  • Explosive Limits of Gases and Vapors

  • Limits for Air Contaminants

AUTOMOTIVE

  • Miles Per Gallon Fuel Chart

  • Vehicle Miles Traveled

  • Vehicle Hours to Travel a Distance

  • Antifreeze Table

  • Spark Plug Torque

  • Lead-Acid Battery Specific Gravity & Charge

  • Oil Viscosity vs. Temperature

  • Auto Headlight Warning

  • Automotive Trailer Wiring

  • Trailer Connector Wiring Guide

  • Automotive Electric Wiring

  • Load Index vs. Load P-metric & Euro Metric Tires

  • Tire Size vs. Load Rating

  • Tire Manufacturer Codes

  • Tire Size Codes – American & European Codes

  • Tire Speed Rating Symbols

  • Load Range vs. Ply Rating

  • Automotive Formulas

  • Automobile Stopping Distances

  • Railroad Stopping Distances

  • Speed vs. Skid Marks Dry Conditions

  • Speed vs. Skid marks Wet Conditions

  • Estimated Speed Based on Skid Marks

  • Velocity Conversions MPH-FPS-MPS

CARPENTRY and CONSTRUCTION

  • Softwood Lumber Sizes

  • Softwood Lumber Grading

  • Hardwood lumber Size and Grade

  • Wood Moisture Content

  • Plywood & Panel Grading

  • Wood Characteristics

  • Pressure Treated Lumber

  • Insulation Value of Materials

  • Maximum Floor Joist Spans

  • Strength of Wood Beams

  • Wood Gluing Characteristics

  • Concrete

  • Mortar

  • Hand Signals for Crane & Hoise

CHEMISTRY and PHYSICS

  • Element Tables

  • Element Table Redox Potential

  • Element Properties

  • Periodic Table of Elements

  • pH of Common Acids

  • pH of Common Bases

  • pH Indicators

  • Elementary Particles

  • Radioisotope Half Lives

  • Uranium-238 Decay Series

  • Galvanic Series of Metals in Seawater

COMPUTERS

  • Megabytes and Kilobytes

  • Notes on ASCII, ALT Codes and Unicode

  • Computer ASCII and ALT Codes

CONSTANTS

  • Physical, Chemical, & Math Constants

ELECTRICAL

  • Current Carrying Capacity of Copper Wire 1 wire

  • Current Carrying Capacity of Copper Wire 3 wire

  • Flexible Cords & Cables Current Capacities

  • Current Carrying Capacity of Aluminum Wire 1 wire

  • Current Carrying Capacity of Aluminum Wire 3 wire

  • Current Adjustment for More Than Three Wires in a Cable

  • Copper Wire Resistance

  • Standard Copper Wire Specs

  • Wire Classes and Insulation

  • Standard Wire Color Codes

  • Voltage Drop vs Wire Size

  • Average Electric Motor Specs

  • NEMA Electric Motor Frame Dimensions

  • NEMA Electric Enclosers

  • DC Motor Wiring Specs

  • Three Phase Electric Motor Specs

  • Horsepower vs. Torque vs. RPM

  • World Electric and TV

  • World Electric Connectors

  • NEMA Receptacle Configurations

  • World Telephone Connectors

ELECTRONICS

  • Resistor Color Codes

  • Resistor Standard Values

  • Telephone Wire Color Codes

  • Capacitor Color Codes

  • Color Codes for Ceramic Capacitors

  • Capacitor Standard Values

  • Pilot Lamp

  • Fuses – Small Tube Type

  • Battery Characteristics

  • Batteries – Sizes & Capacities

  • RF Coil Winding Data

  • Wire Size vs. Number of Turns per Inch

  • Decibels vs. Voltage & Power Ratios

  • Formulas for Electricity – app split into 4 pages

  • Telephone Wire Color Codes

  • World Telephone Connectors

FASTENERS – BOLTS and THREADS

  • Steel Bolt & Screw Grades, Types & Classes – 5 Groups

  • Notes on Clamping Force and Bolt Torque

  • Head Styles

  • Clamping Force and Standard Dry Torque: Coarse Inch-Threaded Carbon Steel Bolts

  • Clamping Force and Standard Dry Torque: Fine Inch-Threaded Carbon Steel Bolts

  • Clamping Force and Standard Dry Torque: Coarse Metric-Threaded Carbon Steel Bolts

  • Effect of Anti-Seize Compounds, Lubricants, Plantings, Coatings, Torque Coefficients, and Stress Levels on Torque for Carbon Steel Bolts

  • Standard Dry Torque for Coarse-Threaded Non-Ferrous and Stainless Steel Bolts

  • United Inch Screw Threads – Standard Screw Thread Series

  • Clearance Holes for Bolts and Screws – Inch Series

  • Clearance Holes for Bolts and Screws – Metric Series

  • Whitworth Bolt Torque Specs

FASTENERS – NAILS, SPIKES and STAPLES

  • Nails – Basic Dimensions and Weights

  • Spikes – Basic Dimensions and Weights

  • Staples – Basic Dimensions and Weights

FASTENERS – SCREWS

  • Approximate Hole Sizes for Wood Screws

  • Sheet Metal Screw Specs

  • Drive System Styles

FIRST AID

  • First Aid Priorities

  • CPR

  • Heimlich Manuever

  • Mouth to Mouth Breathing

  • Alcohol Poisoning

  • Bites

  • Bleeding

  • Broken Bones

  • Burns

  • Choking

  • Diabetic Emergencies

  • Electric Shock

  • Eye Injuries

  • Frostbite

  • Head and Spine Injuries

  • Heat Emergencies

  • Heart Attack

  • Hypothermia

  • Nose Injuries

  • Poisoning

  • Puncture Wounds to the Torso

  • Seizures

  • Shock

  • Stroke

  • Small Animal Artificial Respiration and CPR

  • Blood Type Distribution in the USA

  • First Aid Chapter Sources

GENERAL INFORMATION 1

  • Holidays

  • Season & Clock Dates

  • Signs of the Zodiac

  • Flowers for Each Month

  • Birthstones

  • Anniversary Names

  • Proofreaders Marks

  • Plastic Recycling Symbols

  • Paper Sizes

  • English – Greek Alphabet

  • Phoenetic Alphabet – Radio & Law Enforcement

  • Morse Code

  • Semphore Alphabet

  • Braille Alphabet

  • American Sign Language

  • “Ten” Radio Code

  • Military Rank – Air Force

  • Military Rank – Navy & Coast Guard

  • Military Rank – Army

  • Military Rank – Marines

  • Chili Pepper Hotness Scale

  • Bed and Sheet Sizes – USA

  • Clothing Sizes – USA vs. Europe

  • Consanguinity Table

  • Social Security Numbers

  • State Population – Year 2000 & 2009

  • USA State Postal Abbreviations and Capitals

  • Canada & Mexico Postal Abbreviations & Capitals

  • Climate Data in U.S. Cities

  • Time Zones: Canada, Alaska & Hawaii

  • Time Zones: U.S.A, Mexico & Carib.

  • Time Zones in the World

  • Geographic Centers of US and States

GENERAL INFORMATION 2

  • North American Area Codes by State

  • North American Area Codes by Code

  • Worldwide Area Codes by Location

  • Worldwide Area Codes by Code

  • Dialing Instructions for Countries

  • Airports USA

  • Major World Airports

  • Airline Two Letter Codes

  • Airline Toll-Free Phone Numbers

  • Lost Credit Card Phone Numbers

  • Car Rental Phone Numbers

  • Country Codes – 2 and 3 Letter

GENERAL SCIENCE

  • Temperature Conversions
  • Sound Intensities
  • Permissible Noise Exposures
  • Perception of Changes in Sound
  • Body Weight vs. Height – Men & Women
  • Body Mass Index – CDC, Atlanta GA
  • Physical Growth – % for Boys and Girls
  • Life Expectancy Statistics
  • Firewood/Fuel Comparisons
  • Electromagnetic Frequency Spectrum
  • Human Body Composition
  • Acceleration Due to Gravity
  • Planetary Data
  • Torino Asteroid-Comet Destruction Scale
  • Fuels and Combustion Temperatures
  • Flame or Material Color Combustion Temperatures
  • Animal Names – Groups, Male, Female, Baby

GEOLOGY

  • Mineral Table Abbreviations
  • Mineral Table
  • Element – Oxide Conversions
  • Minerals Sorted by Density
  • Minerals Sorted by Hardness
  • Metal Content of Minerals
  • Distinct Color Minerals
  • Mineral Crystal System
  • Gold, Silver, & Diamond Classification
  • Minor Elements in Sedimentary and Igneous Rock
  • Igneous Rock Classification
  • Igneous Rock Classes by Color
  • Sedimentary Rock Classes
  • Metamorphic Rock Classes
  • Geochemical Detection Limits
  • Mohs Scale of Hardness
  • Particle Size Descriptions
  • Earthquake Scales
  • Earthquakes – The Largest and Deadliest
  • Volcanic Explosive Index
  • Core Drill Specifications
  • Geologic Time Scale

GLUE, SOLVENTS, PAINTS & FINISHES

  • Glues & Adhesives, Types & Applications
  • Glue Hints and General Rules
  • Paints and Finishes
  • Solvents
  • The Universal Solvent

MATH

  • Chord Lengths – Dividing Circumference Circle Into Equal Parts
  • Circles – Diameter, Radius, Circumference, Area
  • Convert Angle in Degrees to Degree and Minute, Slope, etc.
  • Convert Minutes to Decimal Degree
  • Convert Seconds to Decimal Degree
  • Distance Across Corners – Squares and Hexagons
  • Excess Stock and Fillet Area
  • Factors for Numbers Between 1 and 100
  • Formulas & Constants for Computing Regular Polygons
  • Fractions of Inch – Decimal Equivalent – Square, Cube and Roots
  • Fractions of Inch – Millimeter Equivalent – Square, Cube and Roots
  • Natural Trigonometric Functions
  • Right Triangles
  • Oblique Triangles
  • Plane Figure Formulas
  • Solid Figure Formulas
  • Segments of Circles for Radius = 1; Arc Length, Chord Length, Area
  • Spheres – Surface Area and Volume
  • Numeric Prefixes
  • Roman Numerals
  • Squares, Cubes and Roots – Whole Numbers
  • Log 10, Log e, Circumference & Area

MINE, MILL and AGGREGATE

  • US Standard Test Sieve Series
  • Mineral Dressing Sizing Scale
  • Stockpile Volume & Weight
  • Material Dumping Angles
  • Rock Bulking Factors
  • Length of Conveyor Belt in a Roll
  • Conveyor Slope Maximums
  • Conveyor Capacities
  • Conveyor Horsepower vs. Load
  • Jaw Crusher Horsepower vs. Tons per Hour

MONEY

  • Currency Exchange Rates
  • Discount Factors for Net Present Value
  • Simple Interest on $100
  • Compound Interest on $100
  • Numbered Days of the Year
  • Tip Table

PIPES and FITTINGS

  • Types of Copper Pipe and Tubing
  • Copper Pipe & Tubing Size & Weight
  • Types of Plastic Pipe
  • Plastic Pipe Size & Weight
  • Steel Pipe Formulas
  • Steel Pipe Notes
  • Pressure Ratings of Standard Schedule 40 Steel Pipe

PUMPS and TANKS

  • Commonly Available Pumps
  • Propane Tank Sizes
  • Horizontal Cylinder Fillage

ROPE, CABLE & CHAIN

  • Cable Clips for Wire Rope – U-Bolt Clips & Twin-base Clips
  • Chain – Strength and Weight
  • Feet of Wire Rope on a Drum or Reel
  • Load Capacity Loss due to Line Angle
  • Synthetic and Natural Fiber Rope – Manila, Nylon, Polyester, etc.
  • Strength and Weight of Wire Rope – 6 Strand x 19 Wire, 6 Strand x 37 Wire
  • Knots & Bends

STEEL & METALS

  • Standard Steel Sheet Gauges
  • Standard Wire Gauges
  • Weights of Cold Rolled Steel Sheet
  • Steel Plate Sizes
  • Weights of Galvanized Steel Sheet
  • Channel Steel Specs
  • Angle Steel Specs
  • Tee Bar Specs
  • Round, Square, Hexagonal, Octagonal, Flat Steel Bar Specs
  • Square, Rectangular & Round Steel Tubing Specs
  • Wrought Aluminum Tempering
  • Density & Melting Points of Metals, Alloys & Elements
  • Hardness Number Conversions
  • Thermal Expansion Coefficients – Linear
  • Thermal Expansion Coefficients – Volume

SURVEYING and MAPPING

  • Percent Grade to Degrees
  • Stadia Formula and Table
  • Mapping Scales and Areas
  • Apparent Dip Angle
  • Three Point Problem
  • Magnetic Declination Map

TOOLS

  • Drill Size and American Wire Gauge
  • American National Taps & Dies – Quick Ref
  • Metric Taps & Dies – Quick Ref
  • British Taps & Dies
  • British Association Standard Thread
  • American Standard Taper Pipe
  • American Standard Straight Pipe
  • Drill and Cutting Lubricants
  • Drill Speed vs. Material
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Sandpaper & Abrasives
  • Chain Saws
  • Power Circular Handsaws
  • Saber Saws
  • Capacities of Hydraulic Rams
  • Tons of Force Required to Punch Metal
  • Hose Tables Introduction
  • Air Receiver Capacities
  • Air Line Pipe – Recommended Sizes
  • Compressed Air Requirements – Common Tools and Equipment
  • Air Discharges From Orifices
  • Air Hose Friction in 50 Foot Hose
  • Air Discharge Through 100 Feet of Hose
  • Pressure Loss Due to Friction in 100 Feet of Air Hose

WATER

  • Boiling Point of Water at Various Elevations
  • Vapor Pressure of Water
  • Steam Table
  • Water Pollution
  • Water Hardness
  • Hose Tables Introduction
  • Water Discharge Through 100 Feet of Hose
  • Pressure Loss Due to Friction in 100 Feet of Water Hose
  • Theoretical Discharge From Nozzles for Water at 60° F
  • Horizontal Pipe Discharge
  • Vertical Pipe Discharge
  • Weir Discharge Volumes
  • Water Data & Formulas

WEATHER

  • Beaufort Wind Strength Scale
  • Fujita-Pearson Tornado Intensity Scale
  • Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Intensity Scale
  • Wind Chill Factors
  • Heat-Humidity Factor
  • Dew Point Tables C and F
  • Ice Thickness – Safety
  • Weather Map Symbols
  • Cloud Types

WEIGHTS and PROPERTIES of MATERIALS

  • Weights and Properties of Materials

WELDING

  • Gas Welding Rods
  • Welding Gases
  • Hard & Soft Solder Alloys
  • Solder Flux
  • Tempering Color for Steel
  • SMAW Electrode Amperages
  • SMAW Electrodes – Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel
  • SMAW Electrodes – Low-Alloy Steel
  • SMAW Electrodes – Stainless Steel
  • Electrode Brand Conversion
  • Welding Symbols

CONVERSION FACTORS

  • 3,400 Conversion Factors

CALENDAR

  • Perpetual Calendar covering years 1858 through 2027