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Subject:Re: Style book on mechanics/electronics From:Geoff Lane <geoff -at- GJCTECH -dot- CO -dot- UK> Date:Fri, 23 Jul 1999 09:22:44 +0100
Nana Kato wrote:
> Would anybody know a style book on mechanics or
> electronics? I'm not sure if such "unusual" books
> ever exist. But if they do, I will be greatly helped.
In UK, we have BS 4884 entitled "Technical Manuals". This is a three-part
standard that covers all technical manuals but it does lean towards
electronics and mechanics. Part 1 (ISBN: 0 580 2078 1) covers
"specification for presentation of essential information"; Part 2 (ISBN: 0
580 22018 4) is a guide to content; Part 3 (ISBN: 0 580 22019 2) is a guide
to presentation. The copy that I have is from 1992/1993 and the standard
may have been updated since.
geoff -at- gjctech -dot- co -dot- uk