The manual is divided into ten sections as follows: (1) Theory and description of internal combustion engines, (2) Mechanical cycles, (3) Calculation of M.E.P. and horsepower, (4) Thermal efficiency, (5) Fuel injection system, (6) Cooling and lubrication, (7) Double acting and opposed piston engines, (8) Starting and reversing systems, (9) Auxiliaries and accesories, and (10) General operation and maintenance. The last part contains a trouble shooting guide. There are questions and essay type answers provided in each section. The individual sections provide detailed, easily understood explanations and descriptions which are designed to provide operating engineers with a clear understanding of the fundamentals of diesel theory, practical operation and maintenance.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Seamen's Church Institute of New York

    Merchant Marine School
    New York, NY  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Antonecchia, G
  • Publication Date: 1967

Media Info

  • Pagination: 63 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00138624
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Seamen's Church Institute of New York
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1976 12:00AM