“Hydraulic Engineering” by Gardner Dexter Hiscox N.W. Henley

Hydraulic Engineering: A Treatise on the Properties, Power and Resources of Water for All Purposes gives detailed references to different trompe models, which it calls “hydraulic air compressors”. It also has several useful diagrams and references to using a trompe as a siphon.

  • pg. 179 – Hydraulic Air Compressors (aka Trompes)
  • pg. 97 – Trompe Used as a Siphon

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Hydraulic Engineering: A Treatise on the Properties, Power and Resources of Water for All Purposes
by Gardner Dexter Hiscox
N.W. Henley pubishing Company, 1908 (copyright expired); 313 pages

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