By D. A. Taylor
The publication first supplies an advent to the categories of ships and their machineries. The manuscript additionally discusses diesel engines. gasoline alternate technique; strength size; compositions of two-stroke and four-stroke cycle diesel engines; beginning air procedure; turning equipment; and customary marine diesel engines are defined. The textual content additionally highlights steam generators and boilers. Turbine development, gearing, boiler preparations, boiler operation, and coal-fired boilers are mentioned. The e-book additionally appears at feed structures, pumps and pumping platforms, gasoline and lubricating oils and their remedy, air con, air flow, and refrigeration.
The textual content additionally describes deck equipment and hull gear. Hydraulic structures, electric operation, anchor and load dealing with gear, hatch covers, bow thruster, and security gear are thought of. The ebook additionally discusses shafting and propellers, steerage equipment, firefighting gear and procedure, and secure operating practices. The textual content additional appears to be like at electric apparatus in ships. Alternating present cars and turbines, direct present turbines, navigation lighting, batteries, and emergency generator offer are mentioned.
The ebook is an important resource of knowledge for these attracted to marine engineering.
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