Harold Wakefield engine course notes

MWakefieldHE174040-171016-25.pdf

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Harold Wakefield engine course notes

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Contains: preliminary engines, oil system, the four stroke cycle, timing, substantial notes on magnetos and carburettors. Followed by air-cooled engines (valves, cylinders, tappets, magneto timing, crankshaft). Liquid cooled engines (data), maintenance and notes including diagrams on various aircraft and engine systems. Starting procedures, general precautions, drills and procedures, picketing, heaters, fuels and refuelling. Continues with handling of aircraft and drills for starting, pre-take off, marshalling on return, nigh time, daily inspection of parachute, maintenance, RAF station structure, aircraft maintenance schedules, flight order book, forms 700, modification types, technical instructions, air publications list and other notes.

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Multi-page notebook with handwritten entries

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IBCC Digital Archive

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This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

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MWakefieldHE174040-171016-25

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H E Wakefield, “Harold Wakefield engine course notes,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 30, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/33728.

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