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Praise for this boating classic:
“The most up-to-date and readable book we've seen on the subject.”—Sailing World
“Deserves a place on any diesel-powered boat.”—Motor Boat & Yachting
“Clear, logical, and even interesting to read.”—Cruising World
Keep your diesel engine going with help from a master mechanic
Marine Diesel Engines has been the bible for do-it-yourself boatowners for more than 15 years. Now updated with information on fuel injection systems, electronic engine controls, and other new diesel technologies, Nigel Calder's bestseller has everything you need to keep your diesel engine running cleanly and efficiently. Marine Diesel Engines explains how to:
Nigel Calder is widely acknowledged as the world's foremost writer on boat systems maintenance. A diesel mechanic for more than 35 years, he has also been a boatbuilder, cabinetmaker, and machinist. Calder is the author of How to Read a Nautical Chart, Nigel Calder's Cruising Handbook, and Boatowner’s Mechanical and Electrical Manual.
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Nigel Calder, a diesel mechanic, boatbuilder, and machinist, is widely acknowledged as the world’s foremost writer on boat systems maintenance.
Worth every penny. If you have a diesel engine in your boat, this book is a must in your bookcase. I have learned a lot by reading it.Published 9 days ago by jose maria
Basic engine review. You need to have specific manuals for your model engine to complete the picture before embarking in the work itself.Published 1 month ago by Caring Eagle
Everything written by Nigel Calder is clear, easy to follow, and comprehensive. This book has been a Godsend as I made the leap from a small sailboat with an outboard to a larger... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mr J.
Great book with plenty of pictures to guide you throw any project. Well written for the professional mechanic or an experienced do it yourself type of individual. Read morePublished 2 months ago by J. Holloway