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JW Mooney's Practical Architectural Acoustics Notebook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: 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.
Steam Age Machines
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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.
Successful, Win-Win Strategies for a Superyacht Project
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
The author describes pitfalls and hidden traps of superyacht project, and offers solutions and advice on how to create win-win environment. He explores overlapping knowledge of project management methodology, quality assurance and continuous improvement emphasizing on usually forgotten factors You will also learn what Shakespeare, the Beatles and Prince Philip has to do with super-yacht projects.
The History of the XV-15 Tilt Rotor Research Aircraft: From Concept to Flight - XV-3 Program, Stability Issues, Army and Navy Participation, VTOL, Flight Research Incidents and Crash, V-22 Osprey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this wonderful NASA history document tells the story of the successful development of the tilt rotor aircraft.
501 Contractor Tips
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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.
Building Manufacturing Competitiveness - The TOC Way
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
Growing pressure to improve performance of manufacturing sector in a rather complex and chaotic environment has led the book to propose a focused way (Theory of Constraints, TOC) of managing business. Three key aspects of the book are: 1. It dovetails TOC to the growth agenda of a nation 2. It provides contextual understanding of TOC 3. It presents jargon free concepts plus case studies
Nimrod's Computer And The Legacy Of Atlantis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
Were there computers in the ancient days similar to the ones we have now? Did computers in the ancient days have the power and speed of today's computers? Inside this book, you will take a journey back in time to the days of Atlantis and Nimrod and discover the computer technology that existed in those days.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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"
Simplified Bracket Stair Building
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
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.
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
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.
From Prototype to Product - A Practical Guide for Electronic Engineers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
This practical guide is full of useful examples of how to turn a breadboard prototype into a commercial product. The book is full of examples from the Author's 35 years experience of launching electronic products - not all of them successful. This book is aimed at electronic graduates and anyone else working on electronic products.
Design Model Aircraft for Fun And Profit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mechanics / Aerodynamics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
This book is about the steps taken to design radio control model aircraft from start to finish. I show readers and prospective designers, how to create a successful flying aircraft, specifically the Quickie Q1. Drawing the aircraft using Computer Aided Design for accuracy and professionalism, the Quickie prototype aircraft is then built and flown, free plans are included with the book!