MOTORS IN A NUTSHELL
WRITTEN BY CAPTAIN S. BRAMLEY-MOORE, M.C.
Second edition 1921
A plain description of the modern chassis, with illustrations and diagrams of the engine, carburettor, magneto and transmission, together with a section on roadside troubles.
Also 200 practical questions with references to the pages of the book on which the answers are to be found.
Principle of the petrol engine
Construction of the engine
Timing of the valves
Lubrication of the engine
Construction of the carburettor
Typical carburettors (Solex, Zenith, Claudel-Hobson)
Magnetism and electricity
Construction of the magneto
Timing of the magneto
Types of clutch
The book us used, the cover is loose, hard cover, 272 pages, English text.