STANDARD AIRCRAFT HANDBOOK for MECHANICS and TECHNICIANS. Seventh Edition.

The practical, on-the-job aircraft manual--now fully updated

For more than 60 years, the Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians has been the trusted resource for building, maintaining, overhauling, and repairing aircraft. This illustrated guide provides clear, step-by-step procedures for all essential aircraft tasks.

The Seventh Edition has been thoroughly revised to cover the latest advances in the industry, including composite materials, cutting-edge nondestructive testing, and detection equipment and procedures. New photos, diagrams, tables, and schematics are featured throughout this must-have reference.

Coverage includes:

- Tools and their proper use

- Materials and fabricating

- Drilling and countersinking

- Riveting

- Bolts and threaded fasteners

- Aircraft plumbing

- Control cables Electrical wiring and installation

- Aircraft drawings

- Nondestructive testing (NDT)

- Corrosion detection and control

- Composite materials

Table of contents

Ch 1. Introduction

Ch 2. Tools and Their Proper Use

Ch 3. Materials and Fabricating

Ch 4. Drilling and Countersinking

Ch 5. Riveting

Ch 6. Bolts and Threaded Fasteners

Ch 7. Aircraft Plumbing

Ch 8. Control Cables

Ch 9. Electrical Wiring and Installation

Ch 10. Aircraft Drawings

Ch 11. Non-Destructive Testing

Ch 12. Corrosion Detection and Control

Author comments:

Larry Reithmaier is a retired aerospace engineer who, while at McDonnell Douglas and Rockwell International, helped design and develop the F2H, F3, F86H, F100, F101, and F4 jet fighters, the B-1B bomber, and the Apollo and Skylab spacecrafts. The author of several technical books on aviation, he has also written the Aviation and Space Dictionary, Mach I and Beyond, the Private Pilot's Guide, and the Aircraft Repair Manual.

Dr. Ronald Sterkenburg started teaching at Purdue University in 1999 after a 20-year career in the U.S. Navy. He is an author or co-author of 10 books and more than 60 publications in national and international journals and conference proceedings. The focus of Dr. Sterkenburgs research is the repair of metallic and composite aircraft structures. He is a certificated A & P mechanic, holds an Inspection Authorization (IA), and performs the duties of a Designated Mechanic Examiner (DME).

STANDARD AIRCRAFT HANDBOOK for MECHANICS and TECHNICIANS. Seventh Edition.

€27.36
Quantity

McGraw-Hill
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Data sheet

Kind
Book
Author
L. Reithmaier / R. Sterkenburg
Language
English
Pages
352
Cover
Hard
Delivery
Frequently available

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