Great Books & DVDs for the mechanically minded

The best books and DVDs for those of a mechanical frame of mind - engineering, steam power, railways, trains, boats and planes, plus much more - all at www.camdenmin.co.uk
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New (July 2016) book from Hot Air Engine guru James Rizzo

New (July book from Hot Air Engine guru James Rizzo:

The best of the Cuban narrow gauge sugar cane railroads, as it really was - 2 hours of great viewing.

The gauge Central Rafael Freyre operation was undoubtedly the ‘jewel in the crown’ of Cuba’s cane railroads, with extensive operations through beautiful co

The Master (Henry Greenly) writes words of wisdom on how to build live-steam model and miniature railway locomotives.

I have wanted to reprint this book for many years and am very grateful to Henry Greenly’s Estate for their permission to now do this. Greenly’s The Model Locomo

The autobiography of Phil Girdlestone - a man who spent 46 years on advancing the steam locomotive in preservation.

The autobiography of Phil Girdlestone - a man who spent 46 years on advancing the steam locomotive in preservation.

Reprint of very rare Brochure on the Doble Model E Steam Car

Reprint of very rare Brochure on the Doble Model E Steam Car

NEW Printing of this book, twenty years after we first printed it! See: https://www.camdenmin.co.uk/products/injectors-their-theory-construction-working-1893

NEW Printing of this book, twenty years after we first printed it! See: https://www.camdenmin.co.uk/products/injectors-their-theory-construction-working-1893

DIGITAL edition of Maurice Kelly's interesting book on the history and development of the Cornish engine - the largest steam powered engines ever built.

DIGITAL edition of Maurice Kelly's interesting book on the history and development of the Cornish engine - the largest steam powered engines ever built.

DIGITAL edition of Brian Hollingsworth's wonderful biography of perhaps the greatest model locomotive designer ever.

DIGITAL edition of Brian Hollingsworth's wonderful biography of perhaps the greatest model locomotive designer ever.

DIGITAL reprint of Arthur Leak's 'words and music' on constructing his 3" & 5" x 3" marine compound steam engine. Full drawings and castings also available.

DIGITAL reprint of Arthur Leak's 'words and music' on constructing his & x marine compound steam engine. Full drawings and castings also available.

DIGITAL Edition of what is almost certainly the most comprehensive book ever written on the British traction engine

DIGITAL Edition of what is almost certainly the most comprehensive book ever written on the British traction engine

New DIGITAL edition of this excellent book on building model steam locomotives, from Gauge 1 up to 7 1/4" gauges.

New DIGITAL edition of this excellent book on building model steam locomotives, from Gauge 1 up to 7 gauges.

Our October 2016 Booklist - 72 pages of great information for model engineers, steam enthusiasts, and the mechanically minded. Sent FREE worldwide - contact us for your copy!

We like to think our Full Colour FREE Booklist is one anybody with almost any form of mechanical interest should have - and a lot of our customers seem to agree

New DIGITAL edition of the classic book on steam locomotive development worldwide

New DIGITAL edition of the classic book on steam locomotive development worldwide

New out in October 2016 - reprint of a great manual on the subject from 1914!

New out in October 2016 - reprint of a great manual on the subject from

Our NEW book (November 2015). See: http://www.camdenmin.co.uk/products/peter-angus-locomotive-builder

Peter Angus may, or may not, be a name you will immediately recognise, but he is probably the most prolific builder in the world of small-scale live steam locom

Superb archive film of long gone American railroads in California. See: http://www.camdenmin.co.uk/products/sierra-shortlines-vol-2-dvd-62-mins-colour-and-b-w-dubbed-sound

Sierra Shortlines Vol.

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