Air Brake Resource Books by Allan C. Wright

To order Air Brake Books by AC Wright
Please contact: Heather Kaplan
Phone: 778-988-6232
or Email:
383-13988 Cambie Road
Richmond, BC  V6V 2K4

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Air Brakes

PRESTO PRINT LTD. is the publisher and distributor of THE AIRBRAKE CONNECTION and INSIDE AIR BRAKE VALVES AND DEVICES AND HOW THEY WORK, both written by Allan C. Wright

These books are widely used as a teaching tool and are available by Contacting Presto Print Ltd.

The Air Brake Connection
This book is directed towards mechanics involved in repairs and maintenance of airbrake systems. It covers most systems in use.

Inside Air Brake Valves and Devices and How they Work
Designed to be a companion to the “Air Brake Connection”, this manual adds a new dimension to the understanding of air brakes. Where the “Air Brake Connection” describes the hookup and function of the various air valves, the new manual, through simplified “x-ray” diagrams, shows how the devices actually accomplish those functions. The diagrams show a valve in each of its operational modes, allowing the reader to follow the flow of air from initial application, to full release. Written in 2008.