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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"
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
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A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
KGO Radio Jumps The Shark: More News, Less Talk (Essay)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » History » North America
After Cumulus Media switched KGO Radio (810AM) from an all talk format to an all news format in December 2011, laying off the best radio talent in the San Francisco Bay Area and throwing away 40 years of broadcasting history in a desperate bid to improve ratings, the lost of familiar voices over the airwaves was heartbreaking. (A 3,660-word essay.)
How To Size ANY Solar Photovoltaic System
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: Simple English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This book covers, in detail, the calculations involved in designing photovoltaic solar systems. Unlike design software, I explain to you the intricate details about the calculations involved. In this book I cover system sizing in areas of communications, agriculture, domestic, direct drive systems, cathodic protection, SCADA. Thirteen good & clearly worked out design examples are availed to you.
Disaster Management – How to Survive in a Famine & Other Man-Made & Natural Catastrophes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Emergency Management
This book is not for the faint hearted. It is not like other books on survival, with just a number of tips and techniques, because it has real life situations and episodes, based on experience and circumstances. These include war, riots, genocides, and other man-made catastrophes, which the author has experienced, during her lifetime.
Soil Investigation and Foundation Design
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Soil & Rock
That is a part of building your home series. This book about the soil investigation and the foundation design it can be used for owner, engineers and the contractors for different civil work.