High Sulfur Fuel Tests on Detroit Diesel-Allison DDA 8V-71T Engine : With Fire Ring, Piston Ring, Steel Ring and Oil Flow Tests

By: Shepley, Paul E.

Price: $225.00

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400 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Lot of 8 confidential technical and engineering reports dated 1978-1981. All items bound in report-style folders or flat binders, with mimeograph pages printed one-side only, plenty of tables and stats, and tons of real photos tipped in or bound in. Approx 400 unpaginated pages. ; This is raw data from tests conducted on behalf of Detroit Diesel, Allison Division, General Motors Corporation, by 1) Research & Development Department, Koppers Company, Inc; 2) Piston Ring and Seal Development Division, Koppers Company, Inc; and 3) Perfect Circle Division, Dana Corporation. ; Titles are: 1) High Sulfur Fuel Tests on Detroit Diesel-Allison DDA 8V-71T Engine, by Paul R. Shepler, 1978, no photos. 2) Standard Fuel Tests on Detroit Diesel-Allison DDA 8V-71TA Engine, by Paul R. Shepler, 1979, 18 color photos. 3) Chrome Carbide Fire Ring Tests, by Douglas Essenmacher and Dean Bunce, 1978, 10 b/w photos. 4) Plasma Fire Ring Qualification Tests, by Bunce and Essenmacher, 1979, 31 photos, most in color. 5) Evaluation of Steel Rings, Plasma Coated with K-1008, by Timothy L. Perry, 1978, 28 b/w photos on high-gloss plates. 6) Evaluation of Piston Rings K-1008 Coated and Chrome Plated, by Timothy L. Perry, 1979, 17 b/w photos on high-gloss plates. 7) Evaluation of Broken Chromium Plated Fire Rings, by Jeanne B. Disney, 1981, 2 fold-out charts, 8 b/w photos on high-gloss plates. 8) Crosshead Oil Flow Study, Photographic Analysis of Glass Dome Pistons, no author, no date, 63 real photos with abbreviated captions. ; Minor wear, light sunning only. No major defects. Bindings all intact. Rare and possibly unique.

Title: High Sulfur Fuel Tests on Detroit Diesel-Allison DDA 8V-71T Engine : With Fire Ring, Piston Ring, Steel Ring and Oil Flow Tests

Author Name: Shepley, Paul E.

Categories: Transportation,

Publisher: Detroit Diesel Allison: 1978

ISBN Number: 099894856X

ISBN Number 13: 9780998948560

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 17900

Keywords: Automotive History ; Mechanical Engineering ; Stress Analysis ; Research & Development ; General Motors ; Piston Engines ; Motors ; Real Photo ; Still Photos ; Fuel Efficiency ; Diesel Engines ;,