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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.
Bits, Bytes, and Barrels: The Digital Transformation of Oil and Gas
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / energy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
The oil and gas industry is at a crossroads. Bits, Bytes, and Barrels addresses the impacts of digital across the breadth of the industry—from onshore to offshore, from upstream to midstream to integrated—and outlines a roadmap to help the decision-makers at all levels of the industry take meaningful action toward promising and rewarding digital adoption.
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.
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
Para las empresas es cada vez más importante gestionar los proyectos de forma eficaz, por ello, la demanda de profesionales en gestión de proyectos es mayor y supone una vía para desarrollarse profesionalmente. ¿Quieres aprender? A lo largo de 26 capítulos aprenderás cómo gestionar un proyecto, desde su definición inicial hasta la aceptación final, con ejemplos basados en situaciones reales.
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..."
Coasters 101: An Engineer's Guide to Roller Coaster Design
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General
Have you ever wondered what it takes to design and build a roller coaster? At last, there’s a book that shows you! A mix of engineering and art, roller coasters are complex three-dimensional puzzles consisting of thousands of individual parts. Designers spend countless hours creating and tweaking ride paths to push the envelope of exhilaration, all while maintaining the highest safety standards.
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, & 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.
PMP Question Bank
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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.
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.
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"
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.
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership, Military Space Programs, Sputnik through the Age of Apollo and the Gulf War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership is a study of the United States Air Force in space. Of all the military services, the Air Force has been preeminently involved for the past fifty years in initiating, developing, and applying the technology of space-based systems in support of the nation's national security.
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
You set the price! Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book will help managers in construction to write programmes effectively. With first hand experience the author uses a ‘fit out’ project to guide you through a series of simple steps from receipt of tender through to the final programme using Asta and Microsoft Project software. The book teaches a logical order that's applied to any project, therefore a ‘must' for project and site managers.
2019 Essential Guide to 5G Fifth-Generation Telecommunications Wireless Network Connectivity Technology: Faster Speeds and Lower Latency for New Broadband and Internet of Things (IoT) Services
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 138,570. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
This unique book reproduces important federal government documents and reports about the highly publicized impending introduction of "5G" fifth-generation wireless network technology, promising faster speeds and lower latency for smartphones, broadband, and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Hoover Dam: The Boulder Canyon Project - Historic Setting, Construction History, Design, Boulder City, Post Construction History, Settlement of Project Lands, Uses of Project Water
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Civil / Flood Control
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead are located in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River about 35 miles southeast of Las Vegas, Nevada. Located on the Arizona-Nevada State line, the dam and reservoir are in the counties of Mohave, in Arizona, and Clark, in Nevada.
Tiny House Builder - How to Build a Simple Wooden House - Step By Step Guide With Over 100 Pictures and Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
It is everyone’s dream to own a home in a quiet, secluded and serene environment. Owning such a home offers total privacy and a therapeutic experience that can’t be found elsewhere. Regardless of whether it is the primary or secondary residence, it offers the perfect getaway during weekends and holidays.
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
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.
Wernher von Braun's 1969 Manned Mars Mission Plans after Apollo and the Boeing 1968 Integrated Manned Interplanetary Nuclear Spacecraft Concept Definition Study
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
With the success of the Apollo 11 landing on the Moon, Wernher von Braun presented an ambitious plan for manned missions to Mars as soon as the 1980s to the Space Task Group for consideration by President Richard Nixon as the next step in America's space program.
Material Value: More Sustainable, Less Wasteful Manufacturing of Everything from Cell Phones to Cleaning Products
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
How many of us remember what we learned in high school chemistry? You won’t need any knowledge of chemical formulas to easily understand enough to make choices that are less wasteful and less harmful to people and the environment. Learn about the challenges and opportunities facing the manufacturing world in this highly readable perspective on materials and environmental sustainability.