Dale Crane's handbook for mechanics has been considered "The Aviation Standard" for many years.
A core reference manual for mechanics, aircraft owners, and pilots, this book compiles specs from stacks of reference books and government publications into a handy, toolbox-size guide. Includes all the information critical to maintaining an aircraft. Your single source for:
applicable mathematics, conversions, formulas
aircraft nomenclature, controls, and system specs
metal fabrication and fabric covering techniques
inspections, corrosion detection/control
aircraft tire and spark plug information
the most frequently used measurements, scales, charts, diagrams... and much more.
The Seventh Edition contains information on aircraft batteries and the latest industry practices. Softcover, indexed, black and white with some color illustrations, 4-7/8" x 7-1/8", 392 pages. Stay-flat flexible spiral binding is easy on all surfaces, and allows for easy on-the-job reference.
Author: Dale Crane
Edition: Seventh Edition
Format: Spiral-bound, softcover
Dimensions: 4-7/8" x 7-1/8"
Page Count: 392 pages
Illustrations: Black-and-white and color illustrations throughout
Weight: 0.90 lbs
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This is a very good reference book that covers a large variety of topics. I highly recommend it.
October 22, 2017
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