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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.
Guía práctica en gestión de proyectos
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: Spanish. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management
La GUÍA PRÁCTICA EN GESTIÓN DE PROYECTOS no es el típico libro sobre teoría de gestión de proyectos, sino una aproximación práctica y directa a la gestión de proyectos, con técnicas y consejos que puedes aplicar fácilmente. En ella se explican las técnicas de forma práctica, en el contexto de un proyecto mediano, y en el orden en que estas se necesitan.
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"
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.
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, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Practical Design of Experiments - DoE Made Easy! (Statistics for Engineers Series)
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Liberation Media Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Quality Control, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
The tools and technique used in the Design of Experiments (DOE) have been used around the world to solve seemingly impossible problems in science and engineering. This book shows you exactly how to do it - step by step.
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.
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.
Simplified Bracket Stair Building
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
If you looking for a step-by-step instruction booklet on building stairs, you're in the right place. We took stair building to the next level by adding plenty of easy to follow illustrations, tips and pictures. That's not all though, I'm going to provide you with lots of of free videos, articles, pictures and access to a website, that's devoted almost entirely to building stairs.
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.
Pneumatics and Pneumatic Circuits
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Industrial Technology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The book covers the fundamentals of Pneumatics and Electro Pneumatics and their applications. Large number of illustrations and circuit diagrams are included in the book for ease of learning.A person, learning from this book can understand/appreciate the principles of Pneumatic Ciruits used by Pneumatic machine manufacturers.
PMP Question Bank
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,270. 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.
Get on the Air…Now! A practical, understandable guide to getting the most from Amateur Radio
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
Amateur Radio is a fascinating hobby now entering its second century. Many who are interested hesitate, though, because of the license, learning the jargon, or building a station. Get on the Air...Now! is designed to help newcomers get started in this vibrant pastime. Also included in this easy-to-read book is The Amateur Radio Dictionary, the most complete ham radio glossary ever compiled.
Περιβαλλοντική Αγωγή για Ενήλικες
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: Greek. Published: July 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
Περιέχει βασικές έννοιες για το περιβάλλον, όλες τις αιτίες ρύπανσής του και τα προβλήματα που οφείλονται σε αυτές καθώς και τον τρόπο αντιμετώπισής τους. Φιλοδοξεί να ενημερώσει, ευαισθητοποιήσει και τελικά κινητοποιήσει τους ενήλικες σε θέματα περιβαλλοντικής προστασίας. Κατάλληλο για εκπαιδευτικά προγράμματα ενηλίκων.
Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Computers & technology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amateur or "ham" radio is enjoying a resurgence, welcoming thousands to the excitement of the hobby. This hundred-year-old pastime continues to keep up with the times but also leads the way in technical innovations. Ham operator and bestselling author Don Keith (call sign N4KC) mixes easy-to-understand advice with fictional stories to show what the hobby is all about in the 21st century.
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.
Blockchain Revolution: Understanding The Internet Of Money
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Inventions
Blockchain isn’t the easiest piece of tech to understand. But because it will eventually go mainstream, you need to prepare yourself for the Blockchain boom by learning what it’s all about and how to use it now. In this book, we simplify the concept of the Blockchain and tell you where it's from, why it’s here, what it can be used for and so much more.
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.
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.
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, & 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.