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Marine Diesel Engines By Peter Caplen

Marine Diesel Engines by Peter Caplen

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Summary

The diesel engine is by far the most popular powerplant for boats of all sizes, both power and sail. This book covers topics such as: the history and development of the diesel engine; the care and maintenance of fuel systems, cooling systems and electrical systems; and, practical advice on how to marinize an auto engine.

Marine Diesel Engines Summary

Marine Diesel Engines by Peter Caplen

The diesel engine is by far the most popular powerplant for boats of all sizes, both power and sail. With the right care and maintenance it is twice as reliable as the petrol engine as it has no electrical ignition system, which in the marine environment can suffer from the effects of damp surroundings.

About Peter Caplen

Peter Caplen has been a life long boat enthusiast and, with his training in mechanical engineering, he is well versed in the art of running and maintaining motorboats on a limited budget. He is also an established marine journalist.

Additional information

GOR011121993
9781847971753
184797175X
Marine Diesel Engines by Peter Caplen
Used - Very Good
Hardback
The Crowood Press Ltd
2010-05-24
192
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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