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ERIC Number: ED246299
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 636
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-0-7718-8234-3
ISSN: N/A
Heavy Duty Mechanics Apprenticeship Training, Module One. Volume I.
Batchelor, Leslie A.; Abercrombie, Richard, Ed.
This training manual, the first of two volumes, comprises the first six blocks in a nine-block in-service training course for apprentices working in heavy duty mechanics. Addressed in the individual blocks included in this volume are the following topics: shop equipment and practices; procedures for starting, moving, and stopping equipment; the principles and theory of hydraulics; brakes; power trains; and frames, suspensions, running gear, and working attachments (bearings and seals; track machine undercarriages; track machine final drives; track machine steering; wheel machine suspensions; tires, rims, and wheels; wheel machine final drives; wheel machine steering and front suspension; and working attachments). Each block contains a section on parts theory that gives the purpose, topics, operations, and applications of the parts and systems being discussed; a set of questions on parts theory; a section on scheduled maintenance and service repair; a set of questions on service; and a list of validated tasks to be completed during the course of daily on-the-job routines. The manual is illustrated with photographs and drawings. (MN)
Publication Services Branch, Ministry of Education, 878 Viewfield Road, Victoria, BC V9A 4V1 (Set of two volumes--$15.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Identifiers: Automotive Suspension Systems; Brakes (Automotive); British Columbia; Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Note: For volume II, see CE 039 362.