Marine Electrical, Practice

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Elsevier, Oct 22, 2013 - Technology & Engineering - 452 pages
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Marine Electrical Practice: 5th Edition discusses the subject of marine electrical practice and takes into consideration the revolutionary changes in the field over the past 20 years.
The book covers components such as generators, switchgears, rotary amplifiers, and voltage regulators; the insulation and temperature control of different machines; the distribution of electrical power; electromagnetic compatibility; and lighting. The book also contains helpful reference materials such as graphical symbols related to ship diagrams, organizations concerned with ships and shipbuilding, and units of measurement.
The text is useful for nautical engineers and electrical engineers involved in offshore work, as it serves as both a guide and an update in the field of marine electrical practice.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
1
Chapter 2 Insulation and temperature ratings of machines
5
Chapter 3 DC generators
14
Chapter 4 DC switchgear
22
Chapter 5 Rotary amplifiers
38
Chapter 6 AC generators
42
Chapter 7 Automatic voltage regulators
64
Chapter 8 AC switchgear
78
Chapter 14 Storage batteries and battery control gear
253
Chapter 15 DennyBrown ship stabilisers
277
Chapter 16 Lighting
297
Chapter 17 Electrical deck auxiliaries
321
Chapter 18 Tankers
360
Chapter 19 Control engineering
372
Chapter 20 Electromagnetic compatability
397
Chapter 21 Insulation testing
407

Chapter 9 Distribution
129
Chapter 10 Electric cables
164
Chapter 11 Motors
196
Chapter 12 Motor control gear
212
Chapter 13 Semiconductor diodes
234
Chapter 22 Graphical symbols
416
Chapter 23 Regulations and regulating organisations
428
Chapter 24 Units and conversions
432
Index
437
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