Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and by Edward R. Tufte

By Edward R. Tufte

With visible factors, Edward R. Tufte provides a 3rd quantity to his integral sequence on info demonstrate. the 1st, The visible exhibit of Quantitative details, which specializes in charts and graphs that reveal numerical details, nearly outlined the sector. the second one, Envisioning details, explores related territory yet with an emphasis on maps and cartography. visible motives facilities on dynamic data--information that alterations over the years. (Tufte has defined the 3 books as being approximately, respectively, "pictures of numbers, images of nouns, and images of verbs.")

Like its predecessors, visible motives is either intellectually stimulating and lovely to behold. Tufte, a self-publisher, takes amazing pains with layout and construction. The publication levels via a number of subject matters, together with the explosion of the distance trip Challenger (which might have been avoided, Tufte argues, through larger details exhibit at the a part of the rocket's engineers), magic tips, a cholera epidemic in 19th-century London, and the primary of utilizing "the smallest powerful difference" to show differences in info. all through, Tufte offers principles with crystalline readability and illustrates them in exquisitely rendered samples.

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REMOVAL OF T5 STD COUNTERSHAFT GEAR (see figure 4-12): a. Push countershaft gear (105) rearward to force bearing (101) and spacer (102) out of transmission case (106). b. Tilt front end of countershaft gear (105) up and remove from top of transmission case (106). c. Press bearing (103) from transmission case (106). Remove thrust washer (104). a. Unhook and remove springs (75). b. Slide sleeve (76) from hub (78), freeing inserts (77). 4-19. DISSSASSEMBLY OF T5 STD 5TH SYNCHRONIZER ASSEMBLY. Mark synchronizer sleeve (44) and hub (46) so that clutch teeth and faces can be assembled exactly as they were originally.

L. Position case cover (38), with assembled parts, over transmission and gradually lower, engaging shift forks (30 and 31) with grooves in synchronizer collars in transmission. Lower case cover into position, moving it sideways just before it contacts transmission case (117) as required to align bolt holes. m. Install bolts (26 and 27) and torque to 10 lb-ft (14 Nm). Align gap in interlock plate (34) with projection on selector arm assembly (33) and install these parts in semi-circular groove in case cover (38).

I. Assembly the housing arm control kit to the cover assembly. Install the pin & clip ass’y (130). These should adjust properly. j. On the shift lever and install two pins (141) Make shure that shift lever flat side and the head pin face the breather side. k. Install shift road (139) two washers (142) and two snap rings (140). l. Install the U joint insulator (129) m. Install four screw (2). 6-21. INSTALLATION OF T5 WC CONTROL SEMIREMOTE. This only applies to transmissions equipped with semi-remote control.

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