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Advanced Engine Development at Pratt and Whitney: - $50 (Wethersfield)

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Advanced Engine Development at Pratt and Whitney: The Inside Story of Eight Special Projects, 1946-1971 First Edition 2001, by Dick Mulready (Author)
ISBN: 0-7680-0664-3 226 pages
Learn the inside story behind a series of technically advanced projects over a 25-year period at Pratt & Whitney. Dick Mulready spearheaded Pratt & Whitney projects such as the RL10 hydrogen rocket engine, which has been used to launch most large satellites over the past half-century, and the development of the technology for the high-pressure staged combustion rocket engine used in the Space Shuttle.
Advanced Engine Development at Pratt & Whitney offers a behind-the-scenes look at the almost unbelievable projects at Pratt & Whitney, including the RL10 hydrogen rocket engine, which has been used to launch most large satellites over the past half-century, and the development of the technology for the high-pressure staged combustion rocket engine used in the Space Shuttle.
Chapters cover these projects:
Ramjets
T57 - The Largest Turboprop
Liquid Hydrogen and the 304 Engine - Suntan
RL10
High-Pressure Rockets
Boost Glide and the XLR129
The XLD-1 Gas Dynamic Laser
The Space Shuttle Engine
The book is in new-condition. Author Dick Mulready’s obituary is tape on the inside cover. Name and address of the original owner of this book is stamped on the second page of the book. They were long time friends. The inside pages are in Excellent condition, have no folds, tears, marks or creases. Corners are Excellent. This book has been in our family library for a long time and is in new condition. This is a CASH Sale only, No Checks. Can provide more pictures upon request. We can meet at a local "safe place" so you to review the book and then decide if you would like it. Thank you for looking and considering this book on Craigslist.
Book Size: 10.25" x 7.25" x 1.0" Approx.

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