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Intro to Marine Diesel Online Class

by American Sailing Association 31 Jan 11:02 PST 22 February 2022
Intro to Marine Diesel Online Class © American Sailing Association

This class is designed for both the professional and recreational users of small diesel engines.

The presentation will consist of a live powerpoint mixed with pre-recorded videos of the different engine systems, and the winterization process. From this course you will gain a fundamental understanding of how engines work, operate, and are maintained.

Poor maintenance can lead to catastrophic engine problems. The goal of this class is to provide you with an understanding of the core engine systems, so that you can upkeep, diagnos, or solve the unexpected problems you may encounter at sea.

For scheduling conflicts, both sessions will be recorded for replay. On demand viewing will be available to students 24-hours after the initial class.

Session 1: Brief history of internal combustion engines, the fire triangle, how diesel engines generate combustion, and fuel systems.

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022
4:30 PM PST / 7:30 PM EST (120 min)

Session 2: Air systems, cooling systems, daily checks to be performed, and winterizing

Thursday, February 24th, 2022
4:30 PM PST / 7:30 PM EST (120 min)

Register now here...

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