Boat Mechanics

RYA Diesel Engine Handbook by Andrew Simpson (2005)

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Written for leisure boat owners RYA Diesel Engine Handbook is essential reading for anyone doing the RYA one day Diesel Engine Course. Includes CD-Rom giving expert instruction and top tips from Nick Eales of Seastart.

The RYA Diesel Engine Handbook is written for boat owners rather than mechanics. It explains how a diesel engine works and gives in-depth knowledge on how to look after the engine. The book includes tools, hints and tips along with fault finding, in full colour diagrams and photographs.

Andrew Simpson is a marine journalist, yacht surveyor and designer based in Poole. He has written a number of other books on boating and is a regular contributor to yachting magazines both at home and abroad.

'Andrew's 96 page book covers how the engine works and the part played by fuel, air, cooling, electrics, lubrication and transmission. He then moves on to maintenance, troubleshooting, and DIY mechanics, from bleeding the fuel system to repacking a stern gland.' - Yachting Monthly

'A complete guide for leisure boat owners.' - Practical Boat Owner

RYA code: G25

Product Overview
Product NoCMS0016889
Weight (g)350 g
AuthorAndrew Simpson
PublisherRoyal Yachting Association
EditionN/A
Edition DateSep-05
Pages96
Size164 x 244 x 12mm
FormatPaperback
ISBN9780954730161
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Written for leisure boat owners RYA Diesel Engine Handbook is essential reading for anyone doing the RYA one day Diesel Engine Course. Includes CD-Rom giving expert instruction and top tips from Nick Eales of Seastart.

The RYA Diesel Engine Handbook is written for boat owners rather than mechanics. It explains how a diesel engine works and gives in-depth knowledge on how to look after the engine. The book includes tools, hints and tips along with fault finding, in full colour diagrams and photographs.

Andrew Simpson is a marine journalist, yacht surveyor and designer based in Poole. He has written a number of other books on boating and is a regular contributor to yachting magazines both at home and abroad.

'Andrew's 96 page book covers how the engine works and the part played by fuel, air, cooling, electrics, lubrication and transmission. He then moves on to maintenance, troubleshooting, and DIY mechanics, from bleeding the fuel system to repacking a stern gland.' - Yachting Monthly

'A complete guide for leisure boat owners.' - Practical Boat Owner

RYA code: G25

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