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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.
Moggy's Tuna Manual
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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..."
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"
The Almost Complete Guide to Yaesu's VX-6R
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
Do you own a Yaesu VX-6R Amateur Radio Handheld? Then this book is for you. Expanding on the material from the user's manual, it is designed to make using your rig fun and stress free.
WWII 1939 Polish Bomber PZL 37 “LOS”
Price: $11.49 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
PZL 37 “LOS” (Moose) was the most modern aircraft as part of the Polish Air Force during the German invasion in September 1939.
The Effective Inspection Report
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Quality Control
The drafting of an inspection report is an art. In this manual you will find all the keys that will make your reports essential documents for all your internal or external clients. An effective inspection report will also be a tool for you to increase your reputation but also to demonstrate your competence and expertise.
David McCullough's The Wright Brothers | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
This is a Summary of The #1 New York Times bestseller from David McCullough, two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize—the dramatic story-behind-the-story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly—Wilbur and Orville Wright.
Le rapport d'inspection efficace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: French. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General), Essay » Technology
Le rapport d'inspection efficace ou l'art et la manière de démontrer votre expertise.
Inkle Loom Design & Construction
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Carpentry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is for anyone who wants to buy, design, &/or build an Inkle loom. They're great projects for woodworkers since they’re fairly simple & generally forgiving to construct. I'll explain the basics, design considerations, & include plans/drawings for nine looms, from lap to floor size, along with ideas for others & possible modifications. I recommend the PDF version.
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.
Pathe' Film Studio Fire New York City December 10, 1929
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Norine Byrnes, Catherine Porter and Jola Springs were three young women who died unnecessarily when a fire erupted on the set at Pathe' studios in Manhattan. Motion pictures were transitioning from silent to sound in late 1929. Pathe' had covered a huge arc light with drapery that ignited around 9:30 a.m. Dancers were getting ready to perform in a cabaret scene. Eddie Elkins Orchestra was playing.
Surviving Digital Transformation: From Legacy Applications to New IT
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise applications / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The Technology Executive’s Definitive Guide to Modernization Strategy in the Age of Disruption, a book is for corporate technology executives with the concern for business continuity in a climate of high disruption and digital transformation.
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.