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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 & Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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.
Fire Alarm Design Guide
Price: $37.90 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General
Learn how to Design, Install and Test a Fire Alarm System ,learn fire alarm system Basics by Joile Group Engineering
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, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & 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.
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, & 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.
HVAC Scams
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Discover some of the most underhanded scams in the heating and air conditioning industry. Learn how to spot a scammer by asking the right questions, understanding the "upsell" mindset, distinguishing between a tricky tech and an honest service provider, and knowing what you are paying for. Follow these helpful guidelines and ensure a positive and beneficial heating or air conditioning service call
Guía práctica en gestión de proyectos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: Spanish. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management
26 capítulos dónde aprenderás a planificar, controlar y gestionar con éxito cualquier proyecto. De forma práctica, con ejemplos y explicado para que puedas aplicarlo a tu trabajo diario. Incluye plantillas de soporte gratuitas y múltiples enlaces para ampliar contenidos.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Astronaut Oral Histories, Group 1, including Anders, Armstrong, Bean, Borman, Cernan, Collins, Cunningham, Duke, Evans, Gordon, Haise, Mattingly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 232,460. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The fascinating oral histories of a dozen famous Apollo lunar program astronauts - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide new insights into this extraordinary effort, with vital observations about an era of space history that changed the world.
Practical Statistical Process Control
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Liberation Media Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Quality Control, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
Practical Statistical Process Control takes a graphical approach using a software tool called Minitab. The author concentrates on each step of using the technique with explanations along the way of each decision point. Readers will find this guide both practical and useful, with copious screenshots of the software in use and clear precise explanations.
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 & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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.
Tesla Motors - How Elon Musk and Company Made Electric Cars Cool, and Sparked the Next Tech Revolution
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,730. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / automobile industry, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
Tesla Motors has redefined the automobile, sparked a new wave of innovation comparable to the internet and mobile computing revolutions, and unleashed forces that will transform not just the auto industry, but every aspect of society. This comprehensive history of the 21st century’s most exciting startup is told in the words of the Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who made it happen.
Steam Age Machines
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Machinery, Nonfiction » History » History of things
(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
Automotive Sensor Testing and Waveform Analysis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Automotive
This book covers the operation and testing of most modern automotive engine sensors, such as MAF, MAP, TPS, APP, WSS, ECT and most others that comprise a modern automotive electronic systems. Emphasis is also placed on testing procedures and the flow of diagnostics. The book can be understood by professional and DIY techs alike.
Simulation of Digital Communication Systems Using Matlab
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Signals & Signal Processing
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Are you interested in simulation of communication systems in Matlab and do not know where to start? If so, your search for a good text ends here. Some of the simulation topics include various digital modulation and channel coding techniques, OFDM, fading channels, random distributions .Essential topics in digital communication are also introduced to foster understanding of simulation methodologies
501 Contractor Tips
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
This book is full of my personal successes and failures as a contractor and construction worker. It's been a long journey and I'm sure there's more lessons to learn in the future. I'm sharing some of the ones I've already experienced, in hopes that you will learn to profit from them.
Moggy's Tuna Manual
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
'Moggy's Tuna manual' is based on five years of experience flying helicopters off fishing boats in mid-ocean. Francis Meyrick describes the risks, the thrills and the beauty of nature, But his main emphasis is on safety: tips, anecdotes and techniques to fly safely and successfully. He dedicates his book "To all my tuna friends and in memory of too many guys who didn't make it home..."
Bogeys and Bandits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Into the Labyrinth: The Making of a Modern-Day Theseus
Price: $7.60 USD. Words: 136,540. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Robotics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Into the Labyrinth: The Making of a Modern-Day Theseus provides an insider’s account of Project Spinnaker, a joint Canada–US defence project conceived in the waning days of the Cold War. Spinnaker’s secret purpose was to reassert Canada’s Arctic sovereignty by providing the capability to monitor submarine traffic in Canadian Arctic waters.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home & 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"
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, & 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.
The Wonderful World of Aquaponics: The Complete Guide on Aquaponics & How to Build a Home Aquaponics System in Your Backyard
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fisheries & Aquaculture
Would You Like To Learn How To Grow A Clean And Steady Source of Vitamins, Minerals & Fiber In 48 Hours? Aquaponics is a method of cultivating freshwater fish & organic fruits & vegetables in one closed system. In this book you will learn how this amazing system works, how to design your own system, how to grow fish & organic produce, & how to set up an aquaponic system in your backyard.