Best Reference Books – Marine Maintenance and Repairs

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Marine Maintenance and Repairs subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Marine Maintenance and Repairs along with reviews.

Kindly note that we have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Marine Maintenance and Repairs subject and came out with a recommended list of top 10 best books. The table below contains the Name of these best books, their authors, publishers and an unbiased review of books on "Marine Maintenance and Repairs" as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these top books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

1. “Marine Diesel Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair (International Marine-RMP)” by Nigel Calder

“Marine Diesel Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair (International Marine-RMP)” Book Review: This book contains the updated information about the fuel injection systems, electronic engine controls and other new diesel technologies. It also explains how to Diagnose and repair engine problems, Perform routine and annual maintenance, Extend the life and improve the efficiency of your engine.

2. “Reeds Vol 12 Motor Engineering Knowledge for Marine Engineers (Reeds Marine Engineering and Technology Series)” by Paul Anthony Russell and Thomas D Morton

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“Reeds Vol 12 Motor Engineering Knowledge for Marine Engineers (Reeds Marine Engineering and Technology Series)” Book Review: This book is designed for marine engineering students. It thoroughly covers the motor engineering syllabus for marine engineering officer cadets. It explains thermodynamic operating cycles both theoretically and practically. This book is designed to give a description of the engines and components used to extract energy from fossil fuels and achieve high levels of efficiency. This book includes National diplomas, Higher National Diploma and degree courses.

3. “Guides to Pollution Prevention: The Marine Maintenance and Repair Industry” by U S Environmental Protection Agency

“Guides to Pollution Prevention: The Marine Maintenance and Repair Industry” Book Review: This book outlines the new policies, details problems with enforcing laws, document the need for new legislation and describes new tactics to use to protect human health and the environment.

4. “Marine Diesel Engines: Maintenance and Repair Manual” by Jean-Luc Pallas

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“Marine Diesel Engines: Maintenance and Repair Manual” Book Review: This book explains the different engine parts and their function, how the engine propels the boat, simple maintenance tasks to keep the engine in good working order. It also describes about typical problem areas which can lead to breakdown, troubleshooting tables that enable you to diagnose and fix an engine problem and how to efficiently winterize your engine. It also explains in simple terms the operation of a diesel engine and shows how to maintain it, as well as repair it should it break down.

5. “Sailor’s Assistant: Reference Data for Maintenance, Repair, and Cruising (International Marine Sailboat Library)” by John Vigor

“Sailor’s Assistant: Reference Data for Maintenance, Repair, and Cruising (International Marine Sailboat Library)” Book Review: This book explains the deck gear and electronics to spars, rigging, and navigation and it groups information logically. It is a quick reference book compiling all the facts at one place, figures, tables and graphs to which a cruising sailor must occasionally refer.

6. “MARINE CORPS INSTITUTE – AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR” by MARINE CORPS and UNITED STATES

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“MARINE CORPS INSTITUTE – AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR” Book Review: this book provides instruction on automotive maintenance and repair for all motor transport mechanics. It is designed to provide the skills and knowledge required to repair and maintain the automotive engine. This book also explains about diagnostic/troubleshooting techniques and addresses the duties associated with inspecting, testing and servicing the automotive engine.

7. “Refrigeration for Pleasureboats: Installation, Maintenance and Repair” by Nigel Calder

“Refrigeration for Pleasureboats: Installation, Maintenance and Repair” Book Review: This book explains how the cruising sailor can acquire the facilities and even the necessities of an efficient onboard refrigeration system. It explains clearly and logically how and why refrigeration components work, how to keep them working efficiently and economically and what to look for when something goes wrong. It provides all the step-by-step information and amateur needs to design and build a custom refrigeration unit that will cost far less than half the price of an off-the-shelf unit and will likely run better with far less drain on the batteries.

8. “Outboard Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair, Second Edition” by Edwin R Sherman

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“Outboard Engines: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Repair, Second Edition” Book Review: This book is designed for owners and operators of motorboats, working boats, ribs and patrol boats. It covers all the engine brands on the market from 2 to 300 horsepower. It helps you in understanding engine maintenance, repairing minor failures and diagnosing faults that you can’t tackle yourself without help.

9. “Marine, Boat, and Watercraft Repair, Maintenance, and Project Log Book” by Carl Sian

“Marine Boat and Watercraft Repair, Maintenance and Project Log Book” Book Review: This log book helps you to stay organized in all of your watercraft maintenance tasks. This book includes 100 project logs and 100 receipt pages. Each log page has enough space to write down 10 parts per project and a section for special notes to write anything you want to remind yourself about the project.

10. “A Guide to Ship Repair Estimates in Man-hours” by Don Butler DTI

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“A Guide to Ship Repair Estimates in Man-hours” Book Review: This book is designed for marine engineers and marine industry professionals to aid with repair specification and negotiation, helping you to plan work and budgets more reliably. It Includes hard to come by information on typical ship repair labor expectations for accurate man-hour forecasting and cost estimation.

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