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A Real Apprentice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(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.
Simulation of Digital Communication Systems Using Matlab
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
(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
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"
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
JW Mooney's Practical Architectural Acoustics Notebook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
(4.00 from 1 review)
This notebook is a compilation of my best articles on the subject of practical architectural acoustics. This notebook is a practical resource for architects, building committees, contractors and related professionals, and may also serve as a study in trade magazine writing.
Inspect2Code - Residential Inspection Field Guide
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A checklist format guides the user through common elements found in residential construction. Chapters begin with foundations and end with a final inspection for a certificate of occupancy. Code reference numbers are found at the end of each inspection item and link to over 380 code sections located within the book.
How to Become a Machinist: The No Bulls*t Guide to making $24-$33 Per Hour
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Manufacturing
What can I do for you? If you're looking for a career that pays up to $33/hr, I'm the man to talk to. Manufacturing companies hire me to get them good machinists, which means that I put food on my table based on how good I am at understanding a machinist's career. I've spent years learning how to guide a machinist through their career, take my step-by-step guide to a high paying career!
Desarrollo con microcontroladores ARM Cortex-M3
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital
Una piedra de Rosetta para descifrar las arquitecturas ARM para microcontroladores y su terminología, más allá del marketing. Una guía para el desarrollador serio que desea pasar de 8- a 32-bits.
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.
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.
ALGAE COLORING THE FUTURE GREEN
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Moura Enterprises Publishing Division. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE USE OF ALGAE FOR INTELLIGENT SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF FUEL, FEED, CHEMICALS AND PHARMACEUTICALS This e-book is intended for scientists, entrepreneurs, students, engineers, algae growers and investors that are interested in the potential algae have for fuel production, as well as, manufacturing of high value chemicals, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.
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.
The Speed of Light in the Electrical Universe
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This short technical note provides a hypothesis regarding the nature of the speed of light. We know that no speed actually exists as a fundamental property in the Electrical Universe. A possible explanation and suggestions for research are provided. Description and mathematical explanation are summarized. This paper will be meaningful to those with a background in physics and math.
CNC: How Hard Can it Be
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
This is becoming a favorite of all my products Information and step by step instructions plus information about tooling selection, Links to software that is free or low cost. Learn what spindle to use for your machine if you are building your own. Contains links and information about copyrights and who may own them. Get informed and know what to do when problems arise. Easy read and understand.
Since Hero: A Mechanic's History of the Age of Power
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History
A general-interest history of the development of power technology over the last two thousand years. Steam engines, internal combustion engines, nuclear power, and more are described and simplified for the reader's understanding and enjoyment. The author is a professional mechanic who has worked on everything from humble lawn mower engines to multi-million dollar gas turbines.
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.
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.
Nuclear Submarine Experiences
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology
This article is about serving in the submarine service aboard a nuclear, fleet ballistic missile (FBM) submarine from 1962 to 1966, during the cold war.
Steam Age Machines
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Machinery
(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
Preliminary Investigation into the Nature of Time
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
Quantum field theories dictate that spacetime be structured in discrete terms. This paper proposes an alternate structure for the definition of time, and describes experimental approaches that will validate the hypothesis. Also proposed in this paper is the existence of an Absolute Frequency that pervades the entire physical universe. This fundamental frequency may be instrument detectable.