Speed and How to Obtain it

By: Staff

Price: $75.95

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186 pages, book shows light edge wear, covers and spine are crease free, text is clean and free of marking of any kind except for title page with a small dedication. Heavily illustrated with mechanical drawings, a few charts. No publication date, the listed dated comes from other Clymer publications listed on back of front cover. Rare. Chapters include Lower half of the engine, Upper half, Tanks, carb and frame, Gear box, clutch and chains, Front and rear suspension, Running-in, Final tuning, In the race, Thermodynamics, Fuels, Power output, Gas flow, Combustionchanmber, Mechanical losses, Balance, Oils and lubrication systems, Oil consumption and pistion rigs, Technical trends, (allowy cylinders, liners, aluminium-alloy heads, sodium cooled valves, multicylinder engines, rotating-magnet magnetos, tyre treads, brakes, frames, streamlining) Basic two-strok principles, Peping up two-stroke trials models and roadsters, Tuning two-strokes for racing, formulae and references, index. Illustrations include motorcycle types: D.K.W. three , M.Z. , Ducati, Manx Norton, A.J.S., Matchless.

Title: Speed and How to Obtain it

Author: Staff

Categories: Autos and Motorcycles,

Publisher: Los Angeles, Floyd Clymer: 1965

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Autos and Motorcyles

Seller ID: 143267

Keywords: Amal, D.K.W., three , M.Z. , Ducati, Manx, Norton, A.J.S., Matchless,