Acknowledged author Richard R. Kibbe wrote Machine Tool Practices (9th Edition) comprising 816 pages back in 2009. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0135015081 and 9780135015087. Since then Machine Tool Practices (9th Edition) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $16.95 or rent at the marketplace.
This classic book features a richly illustrated, intensely visual treatment of basic machine tool technology and related subjects, including measurement and tools, reading drawings, mechanical hardware, hand tools, metallurgy, and the essentials of CNC. Covering introductory through advanced topics, Machine Tool Practices is formatted so that it may be used in a traditional lab-lecture program or a self-paced program. The book is divided into major sections that contain many instructional units. Each unit contains listed objectives, self tests with answers, and boxed material covering shop tips, safety, and new technologies. In this updated edition there are over 600 new photos and 1,500 revised line drawings!