This comprehensive book, written by Bruce M. Basaraba, includes 9 major
subject matter areas relating to mechanical drives and drive components.
It includes 81 charts/tables and 420 illustrations within its 488 pages.
It represents a complete course in basic mechanical maintenance issues as
well as being a comprehensive troubleshooting guide for working millwrights
and maintenance mechanics. A required text in many apprenticeship programs,
this book is used extensively in technical colleges and trade unions as
well as within a broad range of industrial training programs.