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Designing and Building A Miniature Aero-Engine

By Chris Turner

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ISBN: 9781847977762
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 29/07/2014
PAGES: 112
BINDING: Hardback PPC
SIZE: 260x215 mm
INSIDE: 162 colour illustrations and 65 diagrams

Designing and building a miniature aero-engine is an exciting and rewarding task. Whether a professional engineer or an amateur looking to build an engine to fly your model aeroplane, this book will safely guide you through all the stages of designing and constructing an aero-engine in your workshop at home.

With practical advice and detailed diagrams throughout, the book includes:

  • Machine tools, materials and accessories required
  • Designing the engine, including a focus on proportion, valve timing and engine balancing
  • The manufacture of carburettors, assembly and setting up
  • Choosing an aircraft for a home-designed miniature engine

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" The book covers every aspect of this fascinating branch of model engineering and makes essential reading for any prospective designer and builder of a model 4 stroke aero-engine. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: Aeromodeller

" Covers all the topics required to design and make your very own model aircraft engine. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: RC Model World

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