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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.
Buy this book, read it from cover to cover, then keep it onboard for reference. That way, when something goes wrong and you are far from any help or assistance, you will be able to... Read morePublished 14 hours ago by LFR
Excellent with more information than I will be able to use. Great for emergency information or just general maintenance. Delivered on time and properly packaged.Published 3 months ago by KMM
Yes, indeed very useful and well written - Some i wouldn't take on my self unless i absolutely had to (think middle of the ocean and no other choice) and some i look forward to... Read morePublished 4 months ago by matte