The 12 Volt Bible for Boats 2nd Edition by Miner Brotherton
Mariners will find Miner Brotherton's book, The 12 Volt Bible for Boats, provides a full introduction to 12-volt electrical circuits installed on small watercraft.
Brotherton, an experienced mariner and retired professor of physical science, with Ed Sherman, director of education for the American Yacht and Boat Council, break down technical electronic methodology into easy to understand terms for readers.
Brother's guide provides information on the following electric components:
- Reading Lights
- Bilge Pumps
- Small motors
- Windlasses, and
Brotherton also provides instructions useful for handling small boat electrical systems regarding:
- Maintenance, and
- Troubleshooting circuits
- Definitions and Terminology of crucial electrical components
In addition to providing the reader with an education of small boat electrical systems, Sherman's revisions offer more information regarding types, use and installation of battery technology including:
- Latest battery types and technology
- AGM model breakdown
- Gel-Cell Batteries
- Inverter exploration and breakdown
- Multistage chargers
- Alternative energy exploration and
- Offers the latest information on new methods and conventions of electrical wiring on boats
The 12 Volt Bible for Boats is an easy-to-use guide for safely completing electrical projects on small watercraft.
Subject: How-to procedures about electrical systems on boats.
ISBN-10: 0071392335 | ISBN-13: 9780071392334 | McGraw Hill 92335