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The Fast Track To Your Technician Class Ham Radio License
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 98,660. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
Everything you need to know to get your ham radio license. The Fast Track to Your Technician Ham Radio License explains the reasoning and technology behind each correct answer on the Amateur Radio exam so you'll understand and remember the subject matter. Covers all FCC Technician Class Exam Questions July, 1, 2018 until June, 30, 2022.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
Pro Techniques For Home Recording: Studio Tracking, Mixing, & Mastering Tips, Tricks, & Techniques With Audio
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,930. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Recording & reproduction, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
Why do professional recordings sound "bigger than life"? Are there special microphones and secret techniques? Or is it somehow the magic of the "big studio"? Learn how to improve your tracks (without spending big bucks on gear) with "Pro Techniques For Home Recording". This eBook covers every step in home music production from setup to mixing and mastering. Complete with audio examples.
Miracle on the Hudson: Official Reports on US Airways Flight 1549 Ditching in the Hudson River, January 2009, Captain Sullenberger, Bird Strike Risk to Aircraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The complete story of the amazing flight of US Airways 1549 is contained in this reproduction of the official National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report on the incident, along with the transcript of a hearing before a House of Representatives committee.
Advanced Stair Stringer Layout Methods
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
If you’re interested in advancing your skills as a professional stair designer and builder or maybe even a do-it-yourselfer who’s having a difficult time figuring out how to connect the bottom or top of a stair stringer to a platform or landing, then I have some good news, you finally found the book you’re looking for.
Tesla: How Elon Musk and Company Made Electric Cars Cool, and Remade the Automotive and Energy Industries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Tesla changed the way the public perceives electric vehicles, and that was just the beginning. It went on to redefine the automobile itself, and now aims to do the same to the energy industry. This is a comprehensive history of the company, told by the Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who made it happen.
How to Build a Tiny Portable House - With Plans and Instructions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Carpentry
The tiny house movement is gaining momentum and popularity for it cost effectiveness and simplicity. People who support this movement are happy to live in a downsized home -- their tiny house is a lifestyle that they adopt/adapt and are happy in doing so. While one might argue the disadvantages of living in a tiny space, the financial freedom that it brings along cannot be disregarded.
Blockchain Revolution: Understanding The Internet Of Money
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Blockchain isn’t the easiest piece of tech to understand. But because it will eventually go mainstream, you need to prepare yourself for the Blockchain boom by learning what it’s all about and how to use it now. In this book, we simplify the concept of the Blockchain and tell you where it's from, why it’s here, what it can be used for and so much more.
FIRETEAM™ Firefighter Exam Review Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Civil service employment test, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Learn how to pass the FIRETEAM™ Firefighter Exam and become a professional firefighter. The number of candidates taking the exam has increased dramatically in recent years, reflecting the desirability of the profession. In order to succeed against this increased competition, the candidate must be prepared to tackle the unique question types found on the exam.
Artificial Intelligence: Understanding A.I. and the Implications of Machine Learning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automation
Artificial Intelligence: Understanding A.I. and the Implications of Machine Learning is a book designed to give you a concise overview about the beginnings of intelligent machines, our current modern approach and the impact of artificial intelligence on future technology and human existence.
Get on the Air…Now! A practical, understandable guide to getting the most from Amateur Radio
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
Amateur Radio is a fascinating hobby now entering its second century. Many who are interested hesitate, though, because of the license, learning the jargon, or building a station. Get on the Air...Now! is designed to help newcomers get started in this vibrant pastime. Also included in this easy-to-read book is The Amateur Radio Dictionary, the most complete ham radio glossary ever compiled.
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
THE Amateur Radio Dictionary: The Most Complete Glossary of Ham Radio Terms Ever Compiled
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
Over 1400 terms...more than 1600 definitions...hundreds of links so you can learn more! The most comprehensive Ham Radio glossary ever compiled. Perfect for those interested in becoming licensed Amateur Radio operators, those recently licensed, or even long-timers who want to keep up with all aspects of this dynamic hobby of Ham Radio. Edited by best-selling author Don Keith N4KC, an active Ham.
Fiber Optics and Optoelectronic Devices
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by MJP Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Optoelectronics
This book deals with the fundamentals of light, fibers and fiber optics along with various types of fibers, lasers including the recent advances in lasers. Since optical communications is the current interest of this century, optical sources, detectors, optoelectronic modulators, optical amplifiers, fiber optic network components and optoelectronic integrated circuits are discussed extensively.
Bogeys and Bandits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Former naval aviator and award-winning military writer Robert Gandt had the chance to return to his old base to fly one of the fastest, sleekest jets in the world. In Bogeys and Bandits he takes the reader along for the ride.
Andrew S. Grove's High Output Management | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
The essential skill of creating and maintaining new businesses—the art of the entrepreneur—can be summed up in a single word: managing. In High Output Management, Andrew S. Grove, former chairman and CEO (and employee number three) of Intel, shares his perspective on how to build and run a company.
Moment of Truth: The Nature of Catastrophes and How to Prepare for Them
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Emergency Management, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
We are woefully unprepared for our next major disaster—but the lessons we’ve learned post-9/11 in NYC can show all of America the way to true resilience.
Creo Manufacturing for Engineers and Machinists (Creo 1.0 and Creo 2.0)
Price: $29.00 USD. Words: 43,620. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
The Creo Manufacturing for Engineers and Machinists, is written to help professionals as well as learners in creating NC programs for very complex jobs that are machined in the Machine shop.
Hydraulics and Hydraulic Circuits
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Hydraulics
This book explains the principles of Oil Hydraulics ( Fluid Power).- It starts with the concepts of fluid power and gradually includes the different components and accessories used in Hydraulic machines.Thereafter, in simple and clear terms the process of understanding and building hydraulic circuits is explained as a step by step process.The learners would greatly appreciate this work.
PMP Question Bank
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
This eBook contains 400 PMP Sample exam questions covering all 49 project management processes, and is based on the latest 6th Edition of the PMBOK Guide. All questions are explained in detail with cross reference to the PMBOK Guide.