Marine Diesel Basics

$21.95 GST

Category: SKU: 4917


Seeing is understanding! With over 300 illustrations, this book explains everything you need to know to maintain a marine diesel system, winterize the diesel system, protect from heat and humidity, and summerize to ensure reliable and trouble-free service. – step-by-step instructions in clear, simple drawings – explains the complete system – fuel, lubrication, cooling, breathing, electrical, running gear (shaft, stuffing box, propeller) – lists all necessary tools and supplies to get each task done – covers sailboats, motorboats and narrowboats – indirect and direct cooled diesel engines – saildrives – maintenance, lay-up, recommission Maximize the joy and freedom of being out on the water, knowing your diesel system is properly maintained and a reliable and robust friend in all conditions. Marine Diesel Basics shows you how. Marine Diesel Basics is a new series of VISUAL guides to the complete marine diesel system on sailboats, powerboats and narrowboats – fuel, engine, breathing, cooling, lubrication, electrical, transmission, stern gland and propeller, troubleshooting, mechanic’s know-how and boat buyer’s guide. PB 224 pages