PPI Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual, 14th Edition – Comprehensive Reference Manual for the NCEES PE Exam (Hardcover)

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Comprehensive Reference Manual for the NCEES PE Mechanical Exams

The Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual is the most comprehensive textbook for the three NCEES PE Mechanical exams: HVAC and Refrigeration, Machine Design and Materials, Thermal and Fluid Systems. This book’s time-tested organization and clear explanations start with the basics to help you quickly get up to speed on common mechanical engineering concepts. Together, the 75 chapters provide an in-depth review of the PE Mechanical exam topics and the NCEES Handbook.

Michael R. Lindeburg’s Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual has undergone an intensive transformation in this 14th edition to ensure focused study for success on the 2020 NCEES computer-based tests (CBT). As of April 2020, exams are offered year-round at approved Pearson Vue testing centers. The only resource examinees can use during the test is the NCEES PE Mechanical Reference Handbook. To succeed on exam day, you need to know how to solve problems using that resource. The Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual, 14th Edition makes that connection for you by using only NCEES equations in the review and problem solving.

Topics Covered
  • Fluids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Power Cycles
  • Heat Transfer
  • HVAC
  • Statics
  • Materials
  • Machine Design
  • Dynamics and Vibrations
  • Control Systems
  • Plant Engineering
  • Economics
  • Law and Ethics

Key Features
  • Improved design to focus study on most important PE exam material
  • Explanations and demonstration of how to use NCEES handbook equations
  • NCEES handbook equations are highlighted in blue for quick access
  • In chapter callouts map to the specific PE exam to streamline review process
  • Extensive index contains thousands of entries, with multiple entries included for each topic
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: PPI, A Kaplan Company

About the Author

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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781591266631
ISBN-10: 1591266637
Publisher: PPI, A Kaplan Company
Publication Date: December 30th, 2019
Pages: 1500
Language: English