The Two-Stroke cycle engine: Its development, operation and design

John B. Heywood, Eran Sher

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This book addresses the two-stroke cycle internal combustion engine, used in compact, lightweight form in everything from motorcycles to chainsaws to outboard motors, and in large sizes for marine propulsion and power generation. It first provides an overview of the principles, characteristics, applications, and history of the two-stroke cycle engine, followed by descriptions and evaluations of various types of models that have been developed to predict aspects of two-stroke engine operation.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages451
ISBN (Electronic)9781351406468
ISBN (Print)1560328312, 9780560328315
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering


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