The Marmon heritage

The Marmon heritage

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Recipient McKean Cup a Cugnot Awards. An automotive business a technical history addressing innovative products, construction details, marketing a manufacture, organization a financing. Marmon of Indianapolis revolutionized grain milling, electrified major cities, was innovator in engineering a styling the automobile for three decades. Dominance in racing a victory in first INDY 500 made Marmon Speedsteers the 'Corvettes' of the 1920s. Marmon-Herrington built All-Wheel-Drive trucks during the next three decades, including AWD Ford cars a trucks. Marmon Group today is among world's most diverse firms. The book contrasts sharply with the perceived state of early century technology a product reliability-durability. qIndustrial titles are increasingly more important in research libraries. I am most impressed with THE MARMON HERITAGE as a product. Well done!q--R.E. Chapin, Director Libraries, Michigan State University. qOne of the most unusual books published in recent years, it is at once history, technical manual, a panea of praise for the products. It will have great appeal to engineers, students of technology or advertisingq--Prof. Ralph D. Gray, Indiana-Purdue Universities, Indianapolis. qI woul d like to express my sincere admiration for the accomplishment that is THE MARMON HERITAGE, a magnificent exercise in scholarship a a monumental contribution to the literature.q--Griffith Borgeson, European Editor, AUTOMOTIVE QUARTERLY.The constant velocity universal joints used in the DELIVR-ALL had a center ball charcterized by a bore for a spring-pin and a groove. ... which had been used in the military standard Jeep vehicle as well as in the Marmon-Herrington TJ- 1 development vehicle for Canada. ... A single throat downdraft Carter carbureator of metering-rod type with manual choke was fitted as was a velocity type overspeedanbsp;...

Title:The Marmon heritage
Author:George Philip Hanley, Stacey Pankiw Hanley
Publisher:Doyle Hyk Pub Co - 1985-06


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