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Small Gas Engines, 9th Edition


Small Gas Engines, 9th Edition
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By: Alfred C. Roth

ISBN: 978-1-59070-970-2
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: ©2009
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 9-14
Retail Price: $78.00
School Price: $58.50

Description

Small Gas Engines provides practical information about the construction and operation of small two- and four-cycle gasoline engines. Detailed information about specific maintenance, lubrication, troubleshooting, service, rebuilding, and repair is presented. The text is written in clear, nontechnical language and includes information that is invaluable to anyone interested in servicing small gas engines.
  • Logical procedures for troubleshooting and repairing major systems.
  • Information on small gas engine applications, career opportunities, and Outdoor Power Equipment and Engine Service Association (OPEESA) Technician Certification Exams.
  • Updated information on small engine emission control systems.

Previous Edition
Small Gas Engines, 8th Edition

Related Product(s)
Small Gas Engines DVD Series


Table of Contents

  1. Safety in the Small Gas Engine Shop
  2. Tools and Measuring Instruments
  3. Fasteners, Sealants, and Gaskets
  4. Engine Construction and Principles of Operation
  5. Two-Cycle and Four-Cycle Engines
  6. Measuring Engine Performance
  7. Fuel and Emission Control Systems
  8. Carburetion
  9. Ignition Systems
10. Lubrication Systems
11. Cooling Systems
12. Preventive Maintenance and Troubleshooting
13. Fuel System Service
14. Ignition and Electrical System Service
15. Engine Inspection, Disassembly, and Cylinder Reconditioning
16. Piston and Piston Ring Service
17. Bearing, Crankshaft, Valve, and Camshaft Service
18. Lawn Equipment
19. Lawn and Garden Tractors
20. Snow Throwers
21. Personal Watercraft
22. Career Opportunities and Certification

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Text
   sample Chapter 5 (PDF, 1.02 MB)
   sample Chapter 7 (PDF, 938 KB)
 
  Note: Sample file quality has been reduced to allow for Internet streaming and viewing.

Correlations

Alabama
   PDF Two and Four Stroke Engines (PDF, 58 KB)
Arkansas
Power Equipment Technology I & II, Grades 9-12
Kentucky
Small Power Equipment (AG), Grades 9-12
Commercial and Recreational Small Engines (IE), Grades 9-12
Mississippi
   PDF Small Engine Repair I (PDF, 35 KB)
   PDF Small Engine Repair II (PDF, 35 KB)
Oklahoma
 
  Note: Correlation files may not be available for all listed courses.

About Author(s)

Alfred C. Roth - was an inventor who holds six patents. He was a member of the Equipment & Engine Training Council (EETC) Certification Test Committee and taught for more than thirty years at the college level.

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