The essentials of engine design, construction, operation and maintenance are presented in this introduction to marine diesel engineering. Contents: Engine fundamentals and thermodynamics; Fuels and combustion; Engine construction; Two-stroke and four-stroke cycle engines; Combustion chambers and related systems; Fuel and fuel injection systems; Governors; Cooling and lubrication systems; Starting and reversing systems; Troubleshooting.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Prentice-Hall, Incorporated

    Route 9W
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ  United States  07632
  • Authors:
    • Burghardt, M D
    • Kingsley, G D
  • Publication Date: 1981-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 178 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331947
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maxwell Scientific International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1981 12:00AM