By D. A. Taylor
The e-book first supplies an creation to the categories of ships and their machineries. The manuscript additionally discusses diesel engines. gasoline alternate approach; energy dimension; compositions of two-stroke and four-stroke cycle diesel engines; beginning air approach; turning apparatus; and customary marine diesel engines are defined. The textual content additionally highlights steam generators and boilers. Turbine building, gearing, boiler preparations, boiler operation, and coal-fired boilers are mentioned. The ebook additionally seems to be at feed structures, pumps and pumping structures, gas and lubricating oils and their therapy, air con, air flow, and refrigeration.
The textual content additionally describes deck equipment and hull apparatus. Hydraulic structures, electric operation, anchor and load dealing with apparatus, hatch covers, bow thruster, and security apparatus are thought of. The ebook additionally discusses shafting and propellers, guidance equipment, firefighting apparatus and process, and secure operating practices. The textual content extra appears to be like at electric apparatus in ships. Alternating present automobiles and turbines, direct present turbines, navigation lighting, batteries, and emergency generator offer are mentioned.
The publication is a crucial resource of data for these attracted to marine engineering.
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Introduction to Marine Engineering (Marine Engineering Series) by D. A. Taylor