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British Diesel Engine Catalogue - 2nd Edition 1950 British Diesel Engine Catalogue - 2nd Edition 1950
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British Diesel Engine Catalogue - 2nd Edition 1950

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The purpose of this book is to provide, in a speedy and convenient manner, information about Diesel engines of 33 makes emanating from the United Kingdom available in 1950.

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The purpose of this book is to provide, in a speedy and convenient manner, information about Diesel engines of 33 makes emanating from the United Kingdom. The particulars given are planned to assist both expert and novice, the facts and figures being simply set forth so that the reader can select any that are of use to him.

Since the issue of the first edition of this Catalogue in 1947 we have embodied additional information and made the unique Lightning Index of even greater value for rapid identification of required engine models. As before, engines are separately

indexed for: (1) Industrial duties; (2) railway traction purposes; (3) marine propulsion;

(4) marine auxiliary services.

This book is about Diesel Engines and their Development.

There are 314 pages in this book of this there are 277 with specifications and illustrations contained within. The Catalogue was printed for the Combustion Engine Manufactures Association in1950 which has disbanded, of all the 34 manufactures maybe only 2 or 3 are working with engines in the United Kingdom at this present time.

33 Manufactures

AILSA CRAIG, W.H.ALLEN, BAMFORD

BELLISS and MORCOM, BLACKSTONE

BROTHERHOOD-RICARD

COVENTRY DIESEL, CROSSLEY

CROSSLEY-PREMIER, ENFIELD

THE ENGLISH ELECTRIC COMPANY LTD

ENGLISH ELECTRIC RAILWAY TRACTION DIESEL ENGINE

ENGLISH ELECTRIC MARINE, GLENIFFER

HARLAND AND WOLFF, R. A. LISTER

McLAREN, MEADOWS, MIRRLEES DIESELS

NATIONAL, PAXMAN, PELAPONE-RICARD

PETTER, ROBEY, RUSSELL NEWBERY

RUSTON, SENTINEL, SIRRON

STUART TUNER, SULZER

TANGYE, THORNYCROFT, TURNER DIESEL,

PORN & DUNWOODY and WILSON

The translations of introductions are in French, Spanish and Portuguese.

D.S.DODSLEY WILLIAMS    Editor




  • Christopher Turpin
    02 Sep 2020

    Great E-Book, easy to read. Very informative!


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