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Moggy's Tuna Manual by Francis Meyrick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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..."
Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist by John P. Hornung
Price: Free! Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.
A Real Apprentice by Alistair Tritten
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics(5.00 from 1 review)
Retired Aircraft Engineer progressed from apprentice to Planning, Production Engineer to Senior Prod: Engineer, following 5 year diversion into Traffic Management. From early retirement became a sub contract consultant using engineering experience in Space Engineering, Aircraft, Nuclear. During the cold war I traveled East & West Germany, Czechoslovakia, France, Belgium, Ardenne by motorcycle.
Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio by Don Keith
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.
Soaring With The Eagles by TD Barnes
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 89,910. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics(5.00 from 1 review)
For half a century, his family and friends never knew he worked on special projects at Area 51 for the CIA. Barnes, an Area 51 and Cold War veteran tells what brought him from a desolate childhood on a remote ranch in the West Texas Panhandle, and through an Army career to Area 51 to serve the CIA's Directorate of Science and Technology. Barnes shares the family sacrifices and achievements also.
Digital LED Thermometer with Microcontroller AVR ATtiny13 by Michael Schramm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / Circuits / Integrated, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Computers & technology(5.00 from 1 review)
Build a digital Celsius/Fahrenheit thermometer from only a few, inexpensive parts which are readily available! Temperature range is from -55 up to +125 °C (-67 ... 257 °F) at great accuracy. Display is done through LEDs. Key components are a microcontroller Atmel AVR ATtiny13 and a digital temperature sensor Dallas/MAXIM DS18B20. Book gives in-depth description and explains the mc program.
Pneumatics and Pneumatic Circuits by Dr.Ilango Sivaraman
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.
The Non-Anal Technical Writer's Survival Guide by Steven Gregory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Technical Writing(4.00 from 1 review)
Survive in the world of technical writing without being anal. Based on 20 years' experience, this guide is easy to read, funny, and accurate, and is for technical writers of all levels of experience.
Simulation of Digital Communication Systems Using Matlab by Mathuranathan Viswanathan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Signals & Signal Processing(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Are you interested in simulation of communication systems in Matlab and do not know where to start? If so, your search for a good text ends here. Some of the simulation topics include various digital modulation and channel coding techniques, OFDM, fading channels, random distributions .Essential topics in digital communication are also introduced to foster understanding of simulation methodologies
Presente una Oferta Ganadora by Gustavo Cinca
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Industrial Engineering, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management(5.00 from 1 review)
PRESENTE UNA OFERTA GANADORA. Si el trabajo o servicio adjudicado se originó en una oferta deficiente, usted no ganó una obra ganó una complicación. La confiabilidad de un Presupuesto es una necesidad vital para el funcionamiento sin sobresaltos de cualquier Compañía. Una empresa contratista se sostiene en el tiempo cuando ejecuta de manera rentable cada obra o servicio que se le adjudica.
Electrons and Holes Put to Work in the Semiconductor Chip by John Plumb
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Inventions(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of electronics, inventions that produced it and inventors who discovered, enlightened, and innovated. It began with wireless telegraphy and radio. Semiconductors were found to work in detectors and amplifiers. The metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect-transistor, MOSFET, in integrated circuits, whole circuits on a chip, enabled size reduction of a million times in one century.
Bitcoin in Brief by Ben Isgur
Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Inventions(5.00 from 1 review)
Bitcoin is all the rage these days. But what is it? Most people don't really know or understand much about the decentralized peer-to-peer cryptocurrency. If you want an easily understood, short introduction to this revolutionary technology, you’ve found the right book. The currency of the internet is Bitcoin, and Bitcoin is the internet of property ownership. Do you want to be left behind?
Carpenter Bee Traps by Jim MacLachlan
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry(5.00 from 1 review)
Plans for making carpenter bee traps out of 2x4 or tree branch scraps & a jar using minimal tools.
The Truth about Engineers by Cole Levine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture & Engineering(5.00 from 1 review)
The Truth about Engineers is unique look inside the world of engineering that will leave you laughing and shaking your head in disbelief. Cole Levine is an engineer with over 30 years of experience designing manufacturing facilities for some of America’s largest corporations. If you’re an engineer who’s been yearning for someone to write a tell-all book like this it’s a must-read for you.
An Introduction To Data Acquisition by Jason King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief yet detailed study discussing the data acquisition process (Capturing Data, Signal conditioning, Data transmission, Data conversion and Information processing) focusing in some detail on Analogue to Digital and Digital to Analogue conversion. Includes research and study tasks making this book suitable for both personal and group study. Contains 55+ colour diagrams, formula and example Code
Steam Age Machines by R. R. Green
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Machinery, Nonfiction » History » History of things(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
How Not to Register an ELT & Avoiding a Registration Mess by J. Roger Foster
Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics(5.00 from 1 review)
"The following incident really happened – more or less. Names have been eliminated and circumstances changed to protect any idiots involved." That is the first paragraph of two companion articles (8,700 words combined) written for anyone who has to register a 406 MHz ELT with NOAA or has a part in the process. Rev. 5 posted on July 13, 2015.
How To Garden For Goats: Gardening, Foraging, Small-Scale Grain and Hay, & More by Leigh Tate
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little eBook discusses why feeding your goats from your garden is a good idea, what they can eat from the garden, preparation involved, foraging wild food, feeding canning leftovers and kitchen scraps, small scale grain and hay growing, stover, sprouting grain, hydroponic foddering, plus how to make your own vitamin and mineral
The Manual of Technical Communication: A Practical Guide to Writing Documents by UAH Business and Technical Writing Program
Price: Free! Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Technical Writing(4.00 from 1 review)
A guide for new and experienced professionals who need to write effective technical documents.