ERIC Number: ED185288
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Power Trains. FOS: Fundamentals of Service.
John Deere Co., Moline, IL.
This power trains manual is one of a series of power mechanics for training in the servicing of transmissions, etc., on farm and industrial machines. Materials provide basic information and illustrations for use by vocational students and teachers as well as shop servicemen and laymen. The ten chapters focus on (1) Power Trains: How They Work; (2) Clutches; (3) Mechanical Transmissions; (4) Hydraulic Assist Transmissions; (5) Hydrostatic Drives; (6) Torque Converters; (7) Differentials; (8) Final Drives; (9) Power Take-Offs; and (10) Special Drives. Each chapter concludes with test questions. Answers to the test questions are appended along with a glossary of terms and 130 transparency masters. (A supplementary set of 35mm color slides is also available--see availability note.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Auto Mechanics, Equipment Maintenance, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Secondary Education, Tractors, Vocational Education
John Deere Distribution Service Center, Service Publications, Dept. 333, 1400-3rd Ave., Moline, IL 61265 (manual, Order No. FOS-4004B, $6.50; 10 or more--$4.88 each; masters, Order No. FOS-40, $15.75; supplementary slide set--$70.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: John Deere Co., Moline, IL.