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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.
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.
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"
Iconic Advantage: Don’t Chase the New, Innovate the Old
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Design / General
Don’t just chase the new – Innovate the old. Modern business gurus all cry for the need to innovate, to disrupt, and to act like a startup. It’s hard to argue with that kind of thinking. It’s sexy and exciting. But it’s wrong.
HVAC Scams
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning, Nonfiction » Home and 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
Simplified Stair Building With Landings
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Carpentry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
If you are planning on building a set of stairs with practically any type of landing, this book will be extremely helpful. This book covers horizontal and vertical landing locations along with your free bonus book - Simple Stair Stringer Layout. There are plenty of illustrations along with step-by-step instructions and I truly believe this is one of the best books ever
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.
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.
Nuclear Fusion Energy Encyclopedia: ITER Project, Burning Plasma, American and International Fusion Research Facilities, Spinoffs, FESAC Reports, Toroidal Magnetic Fusion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 673,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
With twenty-six chapters and thousands of pages of text, this unique compilation of official information provides an incredibly comprehensive overview of all aspects of the worlds' quest for nuclear fusion energy, including the ambitious ITER experimental burning plasma project, U.S. fusion research and facilities, international efforts in China, Russia, South Korea, and other countries, and more.
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.
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.
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.
Neil Armstrong: The Incredible Life and Career of a True Hero, From Test Pilot to First Man on the Moon on Apollo 11 - An Expansive Compilation of Authoritative NASA History Documents and Selections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 166,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
With extensive and informative excerpts gathered from over fifty official technical and historical publications, this unique compilation provides unprecedented insight into the life and work of Armstrong, from his early test pilot work on the X-15 rocket plane, to the Gemini manned orbital capsule program, and finally the Apollo 11 lunar landing.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Loss of Signal: Aeromedical Lessons Learned from the STS-107 Columbia Space Shuttle Mishap - Aerospace Medicine, Reentry and Spacecraft Breakup, Search and Recovery, Forensic Sciences
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Loss of Signal presents the aeromedical lessons learned from the Columbia accident that will result in enhanced crew safety and survival on human space flight missions.
Cleaning the Kingdom : Insider Tales of Keeping Walt's Dream Spotless
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 135,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Operations Research
Written by two former Disneyland Custodians, telling what it is like to work at Disneyland and how Custodial keeps it so clean. Also hear their personal stories working at Disneyland. Full of humor, passion, history, and more.
Ends. Why We Overlook Endings for Humans, Products, Services and Digital. And Why We Shouldn’t.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Ends makes a compelling case that demonstrates how, over centuries, our changing relationship with death has led to the loss of our relationship with endings. Giving rise to guilt-free consumers, an overly-blamed business sector and a society which finds itself at a loss when it needs to grapple with responsibility. The book would appeal to people who enjoy reading about new ideas to big problems.