RYA Book of Outboard Motors

RYA Book of Outboard Motors

by Tim Bartlett
     
 
The RYA Book of Outboard Motors is aimed at boatowners, rather than experienced mechanics. Covering both 2 and 4 stroke engines, it explains how even the most sophisticated of modern outboards use simple processes to convert fuel to power, and then looks at each of the sub-systems that allow these processes to take place: the fuel system, the ignition system,

Overview

The RYA Book of Outboard Motors is aimed at boatowners, rather than experienced mechanics. Covering both 2 and 4 stroke engines, it explains how even the most sophisticated of modern outboards use simple processes to convert fuel to power, and then looks at each of the sub-systems that allow these processes to take place: the fuel system, the ignition system, cooling and lubrication, the electrical system, transmission and controls.The book includes sections on routine maintenance and fault finding, and even has a photo sequence showing the vital first aid required to save the life of an outboard engine that has been dropped overboard! It will be a boon to anyone who puts to sea with an outboard engine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780713668735
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
05/03/2004
Pages:
86
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.25(d)

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