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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"
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 Role of Autonomy in DOD Systems - Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), Robotics, Teleoperation, Haptics, Centibot, Swarmanoid, LANdroid, Remote Presence, UxV, DARPA Research, Space and Ground Systems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
The DSB Task Force on the Role of Autonomy in DoD Systems was asked to study relevant technologies, ongoing research, and the current autonomy-relevant plans of the Military Services.
Steam Age Machines
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
100 CAD Exercises - Learn by Practicing!
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
Do you want to learn how to design 2D and 3D models in your favorite Computer Aided Design (CAD) software such as AutoCAD or SolidWorks? Look no further. We have designed 100 CAD exercises that will help you take your design skills to the next level.
How To Size ANY Solar Photovoltaic System
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: Simple English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This book covers, in detail, the calculations involved in designing photovoltaic solar systems. Unlike design software, I explain to you the intricate details about the calculations involved. In this book I cover system sizing in areas of communications, agriculture, domestic, direct drive systems, cathodic protection, SCADA. Thirteen good & clearly worked out design examples are availed to you.
Inspect2Code - Residential Inspection Field Guide
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
A checklist format guides the user through common elements found in residential construction. Chapters begin with foundations and end with a final inspection for a certificate of occupancy. Code reference numbers are found at the end of each inspection item and link to over 380 code sections located within the book.
The Decision Maker's Ultimate Guide to MBSE
Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Research & development
The Manager's one stop guide for making business sense of model-based systems engineering (MBSE), build a strong business case for adopting MBSE, and successfully create your MBSE adoption strategy that fits business objectives.
Fish Farming In Your Backyard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fisheries & Aquaculture, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
Farming fish in your backyard is somewhat similar to growing vegetables or flowers in your home garden. You will be able to feed your family and friends fresh fish throughout the year.
How To Upgrade Your Home To Solar Energy
Price: $2.47 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Why does your home need solar panels? ...because life as we know it is in trouble. A recent study announced that we have entered the 6th Mass Extinction. We really are “living on the edge”. We do have a major thing in our favor. Solar is our lifeline to the future. By the end of this book, I’m betting you agree that solar is a "simple solution" for our clean energy future.
Building Manufacturing Competitiveness - The TOC Way
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
Growing pressure to improve performance of manufacturing sector in a rather complex and chaotic environment has led the book to propose a focused way (Theory of Constraints, TOC) of managing business. Three key aspects of the book are: 1. It dovetails TOC to the growth agenda of a nation 2. It provides contextual understanding of TOC 3. It presents jargon free concepts plus case studies
JW Mooney's Practical Architectural Acoustics Notebook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
(4.00 from 1 review)
This notebook is a compilation of my best articles on the subject of practical architectural acoustics. This notebook is a practical resource for architects, building committees, contractors and related professionals, and may also serve as a study in trade magazine writing.