Another in a series of home or shipboard study books intended to make marine engineers more proficient in their chosen profession. The book is divided into three chapters covering (1) Basic Principles, Cycles of Operation, Combustion Cycles, Engine Mechanisms and Horsepower Calculations, Engine Cylinder Air Distribution, Fuel Injection Equipment, Injection Systems, Drive Systems and Power Takeoff, Intake and Exhaust Systems; (2) Stationary and Moving Parts of an Engine; (3) Engine Controls, Individual Jerk Pump, Lay-Up Procedures, Fuel Injection Valve, Pistons and Rings, Cylinder Liners, Cylinder Bore Finish, Cylinder Pressure Indicator, Waste Heat Boilers, Bridge Gauge, Planimeter, Diesel Engine Bearings and Valve Gear. The final section contains 80 pages of questions and answers.

  • Corporate Authors:

    AMO/MEBA District 1&2

    7 Battery Place
    New York, NY  United States 
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Pagination: 372 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00138622
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: AMO/MEBA District 2
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1976 12:00AM