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Desarrollo con microcontroladores ARM Cortex-M3
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Microprocessors
Una piedra de Rosetta para descifrar las arquitecturas ARM para microcontroladores y su terminología, más allá del marketing. Una guía para el desarrollador serio que desea pasar de 8- a 32-bits.
501 Contractor Tips
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Deployment of the First Solid-State Laser Directed Energy Weapon, SSL, FEL, TLS, MLD, Terminal Defense Against China's ASBM
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,980. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Lasers & Photonics
Navy officials announced in April 2013 that a solid-state laser would be deployed onboard the U.S.S. Ponce, providing the first at-sea demonstration of a revolutionary directed energy weapon.
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"
Report Writing for Code Inspectors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
Report writing skills are essential to your code enforcement career. "Report Writing for Code Inspectors" covers basic principles for organizing and writing reports, punctuation, capitalization, sentence structure, English usage, and the specialized vocabulary you need for your reports. Sample reports are included, along with a pre-test, post-test, practice exercises, and complete answer key.
All-in-One Electronics Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
A comprehensive electronics overview for electronics engineers, technicians, students, educators, hobbyists, and anyone else who wants to learn about electronics. It’s like having six electrical engineering course textbooks in ONE practical condensed package. All-in-One Electronics Guide is a practical reference for design, analysis, and applications.
Getting Your Product Idea Manufactured and Packaged
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
Learn the process of manufacturing and packaging new product ideas with step-by-step procedures, examples, checklists, and free resources.
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
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A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
Applying Lean Thinking - Measuring Success
Series: Applying Lean Thinking. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Quality Control
Is your continuous improvement program working? Are you achieving the business results you desire? If you are not satisfied, maybe you are measuring the wrong things. Learn what and how to measure in this booklet from the series Applying Lean Thinking. Achieving success has much to do with creating alignment across the organization as well. If you are aligned for success, you will succeed.
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.
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
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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.
Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.