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Solar Case Study: 7.4 kW Home Power Generator
By Robert C. Brenner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
How a homeowner cut his electrical bill by over 99% by purchasing a 7.4 kW solar power generator for his home.
Solar Case Study: 6.4 kW Home Power Generator
By Robert C. Brenner
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.
The Principles of Disruptive Design
By Joe Wilcox
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Design / Product
Seasoned technology writer Joe Wilcox explains what attributes make Apple products so successful and why Google is the emerging leader in disruptive designs. Eight "Principles" illuminate the emerging Star Trek-era of computing, when voice replaces touch as the major motif for interacting with tech devices. Apple led the touch revolution, but lags behind "touch less" leaders.
Electric Breakdown: Lightning Rod to Zener Diode
By John Plumb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
An historical sketch of progress in the understanding of and uilization and prevention of electric breakdown. Gaseous and solid-state devices are covered. Material and device dimensions range from kilometers, as in the atmosphere, to nanometers, as in semiconductor devices. This book is intended for all electrical engineers and physicists, students and laypersons interested in physical science.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 47, Number 3
By Analog Dialogue
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. 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 3, 2013
The 15 Most Popular Gift Ideas for Christmas 2013: Electronics
By Gianfranco Rota
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Are you looking for a special something for a special someone? A partner, a parent, a child or even for yourself? Look no more, as this top 15 list compiles the newest, trending, best of the best in WORLDWIDE electronics so that you don't have to waste so much time scouring the internet, rely on your local electronics store's selection or even look for stores that sell the gift(s) you like.
The 15 Most Popular Gift Ideas for Christmas 2013: Gadgets
By Gianfranco Rota
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Looking for the perfect something for that special gadget geek or 'James Bond' in your life? You've found the right help! BE THE FIRST TO HAVE THE NEXT BIG THING BEFORE IT EVEN HITS THE STORES. This guide features "BRAND NEW, HIGHLY ACCLAIMED, HOT-OFF-THE-ASSEMBLY-LINE" GADGETS YOU CAN'T YET FIND IN STORES. Please read the long description before purchasing this book.
Solar Case Study: 5.0 kW Home Power Generator
By Robert C. Brenner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
How a homeowner cut his electrical bill by over 96% by installing a 5 kW solar power generator.
PSM Training For A Buck
By Gary M. Whitmore
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
This eBook provides general awareness training on OSHAs PSM standard. It covers all 14 elements of the standard and has 43 questions and answers. It's a bargain!
Science in the Pulp & Paper Mill ... A Personal Perspective
By Wavell Cowan
Price: $4.22 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
This book details the scientific work that produced the Pulmac fiber quality numbers and presents the empirical evidence for how fiber quality testing can greatly improve operations in pulp and papermills. Further, based on the author’s own experiences, it provides a rich anecdotal survey of how science can be best used by technical departments as the means to enhance mill profitability.
The Phenomenal Impact of 3D Printing Now and In the Future
By J.A. Rudder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
3D printing is here to stay and will be growing. It may be the biggest revolution since the Industrial Revolution, or even since the printing press as some speculate. It is a revolution that will affect the manufacturing and supply chain in the next few decades. This book is about investing in that revolution and becoming a shareholder in companies that have 3D printing.
The Phenomenal Impact of 3D Printing Now and In the Future
By J.A. Rudder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
3D printing is here to stay and will be growing. It may be the biggest revolution since the Industrial Revolution, or even since the printing press as some speculate. It is a revolution that will affect the manufacturing and supply chain in the next few decades. This book is about investing in that revolution and becoming a shareholder in companies that have 3D printing.
The Infinite Bit: An Inside Story of Digital Technology
By Arvind Padmanabhan
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.
Wonen op water
By Ir. Django Mathijsen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: Dutch. Published: October 7, 2013 by e-Publikant. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Flood Control
Laat al je vooroordelen over wonen maar varen. Steden die in water drijven, kunststofpaleisjes en zelfverzorgende huizen worden volgens sommigen de toekomst. Nederland heeft weer een missie: droge voeten houden en tegelijkertijd steenrijk worden dankzij de technologie van het wonen op water.
TopGun Veg-Tool: User's Manual
By James Dow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
This ebook is the second installment to the series "TopGun Veg-Tool". This ebook contains both the general description of the TopGun Veg-Tool and the technical specifications for its in-the-field operation. Vegetation management administrative personnel and foresters (in-the-field operators) will find valuable information in this ebook.
The Materials Genome Initiative: Developing Advanced and Next-Generation Materials, Computational Tools, Experimental Tools, Digital Data, Substitutes for Critical Minerals
By Progressive Management
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Materials Science
In much the same way that silicon in the 1970s led to the modern information technology industry, the development of advanced materials will fuel many of the emerging industries that will address challenges in energy, national security, healthcare, and other areas.
Sounds of Movies: Interviews with the Creators of Feature Sound Tracks
By N. Pasquariello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
Eleven major feature film sound mixer describe their work on 13 independent and Hollywood feature films. Multiple Oscar winners such as Mark Berger holds the record for all-time Oscar nominations that all resulted in wins (4 wins) and Chris Newman (3 wins, 11 nominations), Apocalypse Now, Amadeus, The Doors, Platoon, The Last Emperor, Mosquito Coast, Tucker, Mishima, Startrek IV, Beatrice et al.
TopGun Veg-Tool: ROW Vegetation Management
By James Dow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Measurement
This ebook is the first installment in the series "TopGun Veg-Tool". This ebook provides the definition/description of the TopGun Veg-Tool instrument for the utility forester to implement his electric power transmission vegetation management program. Photographs of in-the-field use (actual inspections) of the TopGun are provided.
Recovering Gold & Other Precious Metals from Electronic Scrap
By Au Notes
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by ProSynServ Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Metallurgy
Find Gold, Silver, Platinum, Palladium & other precious metals. They’re all around you. Maybe you've never thought about recovering gold & other precious metals from electronic scrap. However, if you're interested in making money doing it, “Recovering Gold & Other Precious Metals from Electronic Scrap” by Au Notes is exactly what you need to enter the arcane world of precious metals recovery.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 47, Number 2
By Analog Dialogue
Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. 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 2, 2013