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    The 1275cc A-series High-performance Manual (Speed Pro) (Paperback) By (author) Des Hammill

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    DescriptionThis is a completely reworked and much enlarged (by over 60 pages) book based on Des Hammill's much respected earlier work, on how to get more power from the A-Series engine. It includes: cylinder blocks; crankshafts; con-rods; pistons; cylinder heads; clutches; camshafts and pushrods; engine assembly; ignition; carburation; and exhausts. The famous 4-cylinder A-Series engine was used in most Austin/Morris/Rover models, including Minis, Metros, 1300s, Allegros, MG Midgets, Austin-Healey Sprites, Maestros, and Marinas, for over 40 years.


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    Title
    The 1275cc A-series High-performance Manual
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Des Hammill
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 208 mm
    Height: 248 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 599 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781845840235
    ISBN 10: 1845840232
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: TRA
    BIC subject category V2: WGCV, TRC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T12.3
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26830
    Libri: I-AU
    DC22: 629.25
    B&T General Subject: 790
    Ingram Subject Code: AU
    BISAC V2.8: TRA001140
    Abridged Dewey: 629
    LC classification: TL
    BISAC V2.8: TRA001030
    DC22: 629.2504
    Thema V1.0: WGCV, TRC
    Edition
    3
    Edition statement
    Updated ed.
    Illustrations note
    150 full colour photographs
    Publisher
    Veloce Publishing Ltd
    Imprint name
    Veloce Publishing Ltd
    Publication date
    01 February 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Dorset
    Author Information
    Des Hammill is a New Zealander who now lives in Exmouth, England with his English wife, Alison. A professional engineer, Des has spent a lifetime building and trouble-shooting high performance road and race car engines of all types. His practical, down to earth approach, ensures his guidance is clear and that time and money is not wasted on modifications and components that don't deliver real, cost effective performance gains. Des also takes his own photographs and creates his own line drawings.
    Table of contents
    Coverage includes - Cylinder blocks " Crankshafts " Con-rods " Pistons " Camshafts, pushrods & rockers " Cylinder heads "A Engine assembly " Clutches "A Ignition "A Carburation " Exhaust.