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501 Contractor Tips
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Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction
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.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 47, Number 4
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Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 47, Number 4, 2013
Basic Electronics - Book 2
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Price: $18.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity
Basic Electronics Book 2 continues from where Book 1 left off. Many standard electronic components have stood the test of time and continue to play a major role in the industry. This book covers some of the more common components and discusses their practical uses. Like Book 1 this book has numerous charts and diagrams. Sample project diagrams are also included that utilize these components.
Pro Techniques For Home Recording: Studio Tracking, Mixing, & Mastering Tips, Tricks, & Techniques With Audio
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,930. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Recording & reproduction
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.
The Infinite Bit: An Inside Story of Digital Technology
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Price: Free! Words: 223,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital
This book is the story of digital technology from a scientific and engineering perspective. It brings to the reader the wonders of science and the ingenuity in engineering. It shows that technology is not just a tool but also an interesting process, from the early days of telegraphy to the modern Internet.
Secrets Of Edward Leedskalnin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Masonry
Edward Leedskalnin, the Coral Castle, the Great Pyramids, moving stones of immense weight with magnets. This book examines Edwards own words and instructions and grants a solution to the unsolvable mystery of moving these huge stones with effortless ease. This book describes with simplicity how Leedskalnin was capable of maneuvering these stones like “hydrogen balloons”.
Ideas for Post-human Civilization
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Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: American English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Most people imagine the future to be a wonderful place, perhaps even flawless. Just how good the future is? In the book: Ideas for Post-human Civilization, the author has a rather pessimistic view on this topic. Through convincing evidence, the book will show you some dangerous flaws that exist in the society today that might drive humanity to extinction in the future.
Energiutvinning
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Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: Swedish. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Ett försök att skapa det teoretiska underlaget för utvinnande av s.k. "fri" energi med utgångspunkt från den danske mystikern och filosofen Martinus skrifter.
Electrical Principles V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 6 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
Electrical Principles V10 - eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now 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 300+ topics to life by allowing you to insert your own values.
Getting Your Product Idea Manufactured and Packaged
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
Learn the process of manufacturing and packaging new product ideas with step-by-step procedures, examples, checklists, and free resources.
A Sky Full of Challenges
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,440. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extraordinary test pilot, Joe Dobronski colorfully tells his experiences flying early to recent jet aircraft in a way that is engaging for everyone and captivating for pilots. You will learn about many unique challenges encountered in the successes and tragedies of fighter development during the "Golden Age of Aviation." All proceeds are sent to Catholic Missions.
Electronic Troubleshooting
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Richard Buttars. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
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This is a manual which will teach you the basic concepts of electronic troubleshooting.
Simplified Stair Building
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
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.
PIC® Micro Principles V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 13 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,710. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Microelectronics
PIC® Micro Principles V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now 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 by allowing you to insert your own values.
KGO Radio Jumps The Shark (Essay)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
After Cumulus Media switched KGO Radio (810AM) from an all talk format to an all news format in December 2011, laying off the best radio talent in the San Francisco Bay Area and throwing away 40 years of broadcasting history in a desperate bid to improve ratings, the lost of familiar voices over the airwaves was heartbreaking. (A 3,660-word essay.)
Security Engineering; Risk Assessment and Security Measures
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Price: $11.88 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Surveying
Each security solution is to be efficient, justified and rational, which is only possible when founded on realistic conclusions on the actual threats, vulnerability, probability of damaging events and their possible damaging effects. We cannot locate these on the basis of a superficial view, interview or intuition, but by using efficient tools and conducting a comprehensive risk assessment.
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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.
Learning Lessons: Urban Water Supply Sector
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
How can lessons from evaluations of past projects augment ongoing efforts to mitigate risks in the urban water supply sector?
Haiti's Gold Rush Chronicles, Haiti’s Rags to Riches: On The Fault Lines of Poverty and Wealth, Let the Gold Rush Begin: Haiti's Gold Mines, Copper, Iridium, Silver, Marble, Huge oil Reserves..
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Surveying
"Haiti's Gold Rush Chronicles, Haiti’s Rags to Riches: On The Fault Lines of Poverty and Wealth, Let the Gold Rush Begin: Haiti's Gold Mines, Copper, Iridium, Silver, Marble, Huge oil Reserves.." is an ebook about the mineral wealth found in the mountaintops of Haiti. This discovery allows Haiti to rebuild and join the community of Nations and new market economies.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 48, Number 1
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 48, Number 1, 2014