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Any good mechanical engineering books?

I just finished reading this: http://www.allaboutcircuits.com/. It really helped me understand all the electronic background of robotics. Now I feel like reading about mechanical engineering so does anyone have a good book or website to recommend? 

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BOOM: 

http://www.amazon.com/Robot-Builders-Bonanza-4th-Edition/dp/0071750363

Also, there are some good aurduino specific project books out there. I don't know of a specific one though. 

Unfortunately I have already read it :( .

I keep this book open on my desk at work all the time: 

http://www.amazon.com/Illustrated-Sourcebook-Mechanical-Components-Parmley/dp/0070486174

It's a great way to generate mechanical ideas. When it comes time to analysis/design a mechanical system (i.e. linkages, gears, etc) This other book taught me everything I needed to know ( it covers kinematics and dynamics). 

http://www.amazon.com/Design-Machinery-Robert-L-Norton/dp/0071215778

Hi, Couple of my favorites (Please don't forward the links, this is my own library):

http://terryking.us/ebooks/RobotMechanismsAndMechanicalDevicesIllustrated.pdf

http://terryking.us/ebooks/MechatronicsForTheEvilGenius.pdf

Regards, Terry King terry@yourduino.com

Wow thanks a lot! Don't worry I won't forward the links.

Thanks Terry!