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  • Diesels Afloatby Pat Manley

    Wiley 2007; US$ 37.50

    This book is essential to every yacht and most large motorboats, which have diesel engines. It will explain how to prevent problems, troubleshoot and repair engines using safe techniques. The definitive manual on diesels – every yacht or motor boat should have one on board Heavily illustrated with approximately 400 colour photographs and diagrams... more...

  • Ship Design for Efficiency and Economyby Volker Bertram; H. Schneekluth

    Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 225.00

    The previous edition of Ship Design for Efficiency and Economy was published as a Butterworth's marine engineering title. It has now been completely revised and updated by Schneekluth and Bertram. This book gives advice to students and naval architects on how to design ships - in particular with regard to hull design. The previous edition of this... more...

  • Marine Propellers and Propulsionby John Carlton

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 230.00

    Although the propeller lies submerged out of sight, it is a complex component in both the hydrodynamic and structural sense. This book fulfils the need for a comprehensive and cutting edge volume that brings together a great range of knowledge on propulsion technology, a multi-disciplinary and international subject. The book comprises three main sections... more...

  • Pounder's Marine Diesel Enginesby Doug Woodyard

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 170.00

    Since its first appearance in 1950, Pounder's Marine Diesel Engines has served seagoing engineers, students of the Certificates of Competency examinations and the marine engineering industry throughout the world. Each new edition has noted the changes in engine design and the influence of new technology and economic needs on the marine diesel engine.... more...

  • Marine Rudders and Control Surfacesby Anthony F. Molland; Stephen R. Turnock

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 136.00

    This book guides naval architects from the first principles of the physics of control surface operation, to the use of experimental and empirical data and applied computational fluid dynamic modelling of rudders and control surfaces. The empirical and theoretical methods applied to control surface design are described in depth and their use explained... more...

  • The Complete Anchoring Handbookby Alain Poiraud; Achim Ginsberg-Klemmt; Erika Ginsberg-Klemmt

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 25.00

    A modern, authoritative anchoring guide for sailors and powerboaters A boat swinging safely at anchor can mark the relaxing conclusion to a great day of boating or the successful completion of an essential emergency measure, while failure to anchor properly can be frustrating, inconvenient, or downright dangerous. The Complete Anchoring Handbook... more...

  • Fighting Ships and Prisonsby Paul W. Bamford

    University of Minnesota Press 1973; US$ 72.00

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  • Outboard Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair, Second Editionby Edwin Sherman

    McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 25.95

    The first edition of Outboard Engines set the standard for a clear, easy-to-follow primer on engine basics, troubleshooting, care, and repair. This new edition, significantly expanded, brings the subject up to date, with full coverage of the new four-stroke engines, conventional electronic and direct fuel-injection systems, oil-mix systems in the... more...

  • Marine Auxiliary Machineryby H D MCGEORGE

    Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 69.95

    The seventh edition of this classic marine textbook is now available for the first time in paperback. This highly respected book instructs both students and sea-going engineers in the operation, care and maintenance of the auxiliary machinery and apparatus on board ship and is essential reading for marine engineers preparing for British Certificates... more...

  • Pounder's Marine Diesel Engines and Gas Turbinesby Doug Woodyard

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 190.00

    Since its first appearance in 1950, Pounder's Marine Diesel Engines has served seagoing engineers, students of the Certificates of Competency examinations and the marine engineering industry throughout the world. Each new edition has noted the changes in engine design and the influence of new technology and economic needs on the marine diesel engine.... more...