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Loss of Signal: Aeromedical Lessons Learned from the STS-107 Columbia Space Shuttle Mishap - Aerospace Medicine, Reentry and Spacecraft Breakup, Search and Recovery, Forensic Sciences
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Loss of Signal presents the aeromedical lessons learned from the Columbia accident that will result in enhanced crew safety and survival on human space flight missions.
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.
STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Principles V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 53 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 53. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths 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.
Naval Air Training: Air to Air Intercept Procedures Workbook - Pursuit, Radar, Displays and Flight Path Visualization, Intercept Geometry Fundamentals, Counterturn, Missiles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,460. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This fascinating guide by the Navy covers training for intercepts by fighter plane pilots.
NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spaceflight - History of International Space Station (ISS) Cargo and Crew, SpaceX, Orbital Sciences, Bigelow
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document provides a history of the NASA Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program executed by the Commercial Crew & Cargo Program Office from 2006 to 2013 at the Johnson Space Center. It provides unique insight into the amazing commercial effort that has seen two companies, SpaceX and Orbital Sciences, supply cargo services to the International Space Station (ISS).
Prince2 for Beginners - Introduction to Prince2 Project Management Concepts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by AP Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
The PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) Exam is a de facto process-based project management method used widely throughout the United Kingdom and internationally, as well. This book is designed to help you learn more about the examination process, including test questions, so you can prepare for and pass it to earn your PRINCE2 certification.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
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"
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.
Five Mini Manuals
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by Richard Buttars. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / Logic
Contains 5 mini manuals, Electronic Troubleshooting, PCB Assembly, Personal Radio Communications, Soldering Electronic Circuits, and Creating a Product in a single book.
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.
Inventor's Workshop - How to Develop and Market your Inventions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Practical guide showing inventors how to develop, prototype, protect and market their inventions. Bob is an engineer with over 25 years experience developing and marketing products. He used his corporate and entrepreneurial experience to develop this step by step guide to help fellow inventors develop their products using a "boot strapping" approach. Turn your ideas into profits.
An Introduction To Data Acquisition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
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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
Bellows Train whistle
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Complete construction plans for a four tone bellows train whistle.
Comprehensive History of American Aviation Pressure Suits - Early Pioneers to Space Shuttle, Kittinger, Crossfield, Neil Armstrong, SR-71, U-2, Navy and Air Force Suits, Asteroid Mission Suit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,450. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
From the earliest aviation pressure suit pioneers to today's plans for space suits for the planned manned asteroid retrieval mission, this unique ebook compilation will be of great interest to aviation and space enthusiasts.
DIY 3D Printer Filament Extrusion Made Easy-Build your own filament extruder cheap!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Materials Science
Tired of paying up to $40 per spool of filament? You can make your own for a fraction of the cost! Learn how easy it is to build your very own filament extruder out of basic parts mostly available at the hardware store.
Galaxy Note 3 Life Hacks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
So you purchased a Galaxy Note 3? Now what? Galaxy Note 3 Life Hacks is for all the fans of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. In this book, I walk you through simple life hacks that can save the life of your cell phone. Additionally, I provide you with my top tips and tricks for Note 3 navigation.
Agriculture in Slovenia and in the rest of the EU
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Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 8, 2014 by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Statistics
The publication presents data on agricultural holdings in the EU-27, i.e. data on the structure of agricultural holdings, land, crop production, livestock, work on agricultural holdings, organic farming, production methods, agricultural tractors, and environmental aspects of agriculture. The brochure also contains data from economic accounts for agriculture.
A Welder’s Handbook to Robotic Programming
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
If you are thinking about buying a robot, trying to learn how to program a robot, or teaching someone else to program and need a text book, then this book is definitely the one you are looking for. Welders that are learning how to program a robot will find everything that you need to get started programming an MIG welding robot. All of the secret tricks of the trade are here for the taking.
The United States Army Air Arm - April 1861 to April 1917, Wright Brothers, Curtiss and Burgess Airplanes, Air Fatalities, Balloons, Airships, Early Planes, Signal Corps, Aviation School
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,980. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This important official monograph recounts the development of aviation in the United States Army from April 1861, when the Army first became interested in balloons as a means of observation, to April 1917, when America entered World War I.