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The Varyag Now Receives China’s Mach 2.2 Naval Fighters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology
Shenyang J-15 China’s Mach 2.4 Capable 4.5th Generation Fighter Surprises the World in November 2012 By Making Landings & Takeoffs on Their Aircraft Carrier CV-16 Liaoning (ex-Soviet Varyag)
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
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.
PIC® Micro Principles Teachers Pack V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 16 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 16. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
PIC® Micro Principles Teachers Pack V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now also available as a Tablet and Smartphone App. See Additional Notes at the back of the book for instructions to download the accompanying interactive App which brings the 250+ topics to life.
Army Engineers in New England 1775-1975: The Military and Civil Work of the Corps of Engineers in New England, Revolutionary War, George Washington, Dredging, Flood Protection, Boston Harbor
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,880. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This is the story of the Corps' service and accomplishments in New England from the Battle of Bunker Hill to the present. Relating the activities of the Corps to broader regional and national developments, the book should appeal to a general audience as well as to specialists.
Air Force Doctrine Document (AFDD) 1, Air Force Basic Doctrine, Organization, and Command - Airpower, War, Principles and Tenets, Air Force Functions, Commanding and Organizing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,880. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document is the Air Force's premier statement of warfighting principles and beliefs, updated in late 2011. It is the senior doctrine publication from which all other Air Force doctrine flows.
Radio Basics
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Richard Buttars. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
This document gives the basics of radio and how it is used. If you are interested in learning more about radio and radio communications this manual would be a good starting point for learning about it.
Fire Effects Guide (PMS 481) - Wildland and Forest Fire Behavior, Characteristics, Fuels, Air Quality, Soils, Water, Plants, Wildlife, Habitat, Cultural Resources, Grazing Management
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The chapters of this Guide discuss different elements that relate to our management of fire effects and specific responses of different ecosystem components to fire.
Solar Case Study: 6.4 kW Home Power Generator
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
How a homeowner cut his electrical bill by over 90% by purchasing a 6.4 kW distributed inverter solar power generator for his home.
Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) Systems Engineering Case Study - Laser Transmitter Pointer/Tracker
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is one of a series of systems engineering case studies prepared by the Air Force Center for Systems Engineering. This case study analyzes the Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) system.
Faultless Fuel
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Price: Free! Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
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This is a book about a new renewable energy system, which produces synthetic gasoline, diesel fuel, and jet fuel at sea using hydrogen, carbon dioxide and electricity. The electricity is produced by the higher energy waves in the open ocean, the hydrogen is removed from water, and the carbon dioxide is scrubbed from the atmosphere. The system is renewable, profitable, patented, and very green.
MiGs Over Nevada
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
MiGs Over Nevada describes Area 51 operations where a small group of CIA personnel and contract specialists served customers such as the US Air Force, the US Navy, and numerous corporate entities seeking technological tradecraft existing only at Area 51. The book also provides a view into the recruitment of this secret cadre and how living under a cloak of secrecy affected their families.
Our SETI Problem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
This paper explains the concept of Quantum Entanglement. It gives you a basic understanding of what it is and how it works.
The JU Engine
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Description of an external combustion reciprocal engine with a different operating method. JU refers to a liquid cylinder medium alternating between a J shape to a U shape. A ratchet system regulates piston action. Two pistons are required as a minimum. It is hoped the engine is clean and efficient. Edited on 9/24/14.
STOP à l'humidité dans votre maison en installant vous-même ce système, et économisez jusqu'à 5200€ !
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Découvrez en exclusivité, le guide le plus détaillé du marché pour installer un système efficace qui chassera vraiment, jusque dans les moindres recoins, l'humidité de votre maison. Installez vous-même votre système anti-humidité haut de gamme et économisez jusqu'à 5200 €
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Instrument Flight for Army Aviators - Field Manual 3-04.240 (FM 1-240) Part 2 - Techniques for Instrument Flying and Air Navigation, Weather, Emergency Operations
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,330. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual is specifically prepared for aviators authorized to fly Army aircraft.
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: Bridging NanoEHS (Environmental, Health, and Safety) Research Efforts: A Joint U.S.-EU Workshop, Nanomaterials Assessment
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Nanotechnology & MEMS
Nanomaterials are increasing in complexity and number, and the responsible development of nanotechnology-enabled (nano-enabled) commercial products is proving challenging because many near- and long-term environmental, health, and safety (nanoEHS) questions—such as the potential toxicity of some nanoscale materials—are incompletely answered.
Amateur Radio Electronics on your Mobile
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 36 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 36. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Managing Construction Projects
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
A sucessful construction project is a blend of project management and construction management skills. This book identifies the scope development, estimate preparation, schedules, subcontract management, management of change, and creation of a management system to support your project
Skylab Extravehicular Activity Development Report: How NASA Concepts for Skylab Spacewalks Evolved During the Development of the Space Station Program
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This official NASA internal document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides an interesting account of the development of spacewalking concepts for the Skylab space station program.
Advanced Commercial Nuclear Reactor Licensing, Report to Congress - Innovative New Designs, Gas-Cooled, Sodium Fast, Small Module, Liquid Metal, Next Generation Nuclear Plant
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,360. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
This report, prepared in response to the Congressional request and follow-on discussions with Congressional staff, addresses the NRC's overall strategy for and approach to preparing for the licensing of advanced reactors.