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Automobile Engineer: 1961/02

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February 1961. Front cover.
February 1961. Index to contents.

Note: This is a sub-section of the Automobile Engineer


  • 41. Editorial - Commercial Vehicle Brakes
  • 42. Dennis Loline Developments - Numerous improvements to an interesting double-deck bus chassis include a new gearbox and the standardization of air suspension system at the rear
  • 48. Stopping from 100 m.p.h. - Performance of a car equipped with disc brakes - R. N. Kemp
  • 50. Improved Servo Braking Equipment Details of the Clayton Dewandre reservoir type Airpak air-hydraulic servo unit, and the S.C.4. air compressor
  • 55. Vulkollan Plastics - A material that is suitable for bearings, seals and many other automobile applications - Rubber Plastics
  • 56. Fuel Additives Part I: Developments in chemical remedies for the common combustion disorders - E. M. Goodger
  • 60. Structural Use of Plastics in an Insulated Delivery Van Body - Mann Egerton
  • 61. Bullows Paint Spraying Machine- Automatic conveyorized equipment offers flexibility in treatment of small and medium-size components - Alfred Bullows and Sons
  • 62. Book Reviews - Brief comments on recent publications of interest to automobile engineers
  • 68. The “SPEEDY” Moisture Tester - A portable, self-contained, direct-reading instrument for use in the workshop by unskilled personnel - Thomas Ashworth and Co
  • 69. Gauging Rear-Axle Assemblies - Special equipment and procedures developed to facilitate the production of Standard Vanguard and Triumph TR.3 axle units
  • 72. Jaguar Plating Plant - An aggregate of two automatic plants and a manually operated plant, all of Efco-Udylite design, for chromium plating body trim parts under strict quality control - Electro-Chemical Engineering Co
  • 78. Vertical Boring and Turning Mill - Elevating cross slide substantially increases swing and height capacity - Webster and Bennett
  • 79. Current Patents - Selected abstracts of recently issued specifications

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