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The Taming of the Electron: A Story of Electric Charge and Discharge for Lighting and Electronics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Benjamin Franklin recognized the attraction between objects given excess charge and objects made deficient in charge. Particle physicists attribute force of attraction to photons having particle and wave properties as do electrons. This force can produce damaging electric breakdown over a scale ranging from the atmosphere to electronic circuits and can produce light for illumination or display.
An Introduction To Data Acquisition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief yet detailed study discussing the data acquisition process (Capturing Data, Signal conditioning, Data transmission, Data conversion and Information processing) focusing in some detail on Analogue to Digital and Digital to Analogue conversion. Includes research and study tasks making this book suitable for both personal and group study. Contains 55+ colour diagrams, formula and example Code
Steam Age Machines
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Machinery
(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
DIY 3D Printer Filament Extrusion Made Easy-Build your own filament extruder cheap!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Materials Science
Tired of paying up to $40 per spool of filament? You can make your own for a fraction of the cost! Learn how easy it is to build your very own filament extruder out of basic parts mostly available at the hardware store.
Flying Reactors: The Political Feasibility of Nuclear Power in Space - Cassini, Atoms for Peace, History of Space Nuclear Power, Project Prometheus, NASA and Air Force Missions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This paper addresses the question: What mechanism(s) would improve the political feasibility of a nuclear power program for US space operations?
The QSL Book
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
An eBook to help new and not so new hams with the chores of sending and receiving QSL cards for ham radio contacts.
Not Quite Classic Cars. Saved From the Scrapyard With a Rusty Spanner. Car Repairs on a Shoestring.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This lovingly written little book recounts a true car enthusiast's thrifty repairs on cars that were never considered classics and mostly destined for the scrap yard! Enough images and 'car stuff' for the mechanic in you; enough story even for those with only a passing interest in cars, this book is a fantastic window on an era when everybody tinkered with their cars to keep them on the road.