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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"
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.
Flowers Abound : 20 Floral Crochet Patterns US Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
US Version 20 unique and varied crochet flower squares for mixing and matching to make blankets, cushions, scarves - anything you like. Everything you need to know to successfully create every pattern is included, from very detailed instructions with tips to the extensive stitch dictionary that includes links to videos by the author.
More than a Granny - 20 Versatile Crochet Square Patterns UK Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
UK Version. Crochet is so much more than the traditional Granny Square. In this book, you'll find 20 versatile 6" crochet square patterns you can use to create modern, colourful crochet creations you and your family will love. As well as detailed patterns, the book has an extensive stitch dictionary with links to videos by the author to ensure your success. (US Version also available)
The Rookie's Field Guide to Supported Spinning
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is for anyone who is curious about spinning yarn with supported spindles but doesn't quite know where to begin. The Field Guide will get you started with information on making your own spindles, doing Quality Assurance testing on made (or purchased) spindles, drafting, plying, and finishing your yarn. Supported spinning is easy on the body, restful for the mind, and soothing to the soul.
More than a Granny - 20 Versatile Crochet Square Patterns US Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
US Version. Crochet is so much more than the traditional Granny Square. In this book, you'll find 20 versatile 6" crochet square patterns you can use to create modern, colourful crochet creations you and your family will love. As well as detailed patterns, the book has an extensive stitch dictionary with links to videos by the author to ensure your success. (UK Version also available)
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #4: How To Make Your Own Decals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Rincom Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
The fourth Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide answers the question asked by a wide range of creative people...from modelbuilders to crafters of all types. Namely, how to make your own decals. Decal papers, in both clear and white, are now available that are designed to work with inkjet printers...and some with laser printers. Today, you can make your own decals, once you know how to do it.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Making soap at home can be a fun and rewarding experience and seldom takes more than an hour and a half out of your time. However, many of you may have been put off trying out this hobby after reading about all the dangers and cautions that go into soap making. This book is all about showing you how simple, safe and easy it actually is and how you might go about making a business out of it.
Grow Wild: How to Build a Prairie Garden
Series: Grow Wild. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Grow Wild: How to Build a Prairie Garden is part 2 in a series about how to grow wildflowers. This book details ideas for creating a specialized wildflower garden - in this case, a prairie garden.
A Gardener's Guide to Blueberries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(4.00 from 1 review)
This non-technical, straightforward guide will help ensure your success with blueberries, from planting to plucking and everything in between. Blueberries are famously unfussy, and with just a few simple tasks each year, you'll be enjoying the abundant fruits of your very minimal labor. This Gardener's Guide will surely make you a true blue fan of this most versatile plant.
Demystifying Lace Knitting: the basics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you been looking at all the lovely lace knitting patterns out there, but reluctantly passed them by as you're certain it's all too hard for you? If you can cast on, knit, purl, and bind off, you're ready for this course! Join us as we demystify the art of lace knitting: make holes in your knitting on purpose and learn how to properly finish your project so it shows your work beautifully!
A Bark In The Park-Poconos: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Poconos are a great place to hike with your dog. Your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings with your dog in the Pennsylvania mountains. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of local history, botany, geology and more.
Make Your Own Treadle Lathe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
"Make Your Own Treadle Lathe" is a practical, step by step guide to building a foot-powered lathe for light duty wood turning. You can build your own treadle lathe by following the well illustrated steps presented in this compact book. The book covers: - Materials & components, - Frame and headstock, - Belt and tensioner, - Tailstock, - Tool rest, - Flywheel, - Using the lathe.
DIY Easy Build PVC Pipe Heater Bender
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / plumbing, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
If you're a plumber you know how handy a PVC pipe heater can be, you also know how expensive they are. If your a PVC pipe hobbyist you know what a pain it is to heat it up to bend it. This mini eBook will show you how I built an awesome PVC pipe heater/bender for almost nothing. Seriously, when you see how easy this is your gonna go nuts trying to figure out why you never thought of it!
Easy Preserving - Simple Ways to Save Your Bounty (2nd edition)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Canning and preserving, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Easy Preserving is not your grandma's canning guide! Full of lighthearted humor, Easy Preserving entertains as you learn simple and efficient ways to save your bounty - whether that bounty came from your garden, your grocer, or the farmer's market. This 2nd edition of Easy Preserving has been completely revised and includes several new recipes.
Organization Junkie: How to Declutter and Organize Your Life to Get Things Done
Series: How-To Junkie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016 by How-To Junkie. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Time Management, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
So you’re sick of clutter and mess? Fed up with being disorganized? You want a tidier room, office or personal space, or you need to organize an event? Then the "Organization Junkie" might well be your savior. With tips and advice on everything from space-saving ideas to keeping up-to-date with daily tasks and staying on top of your success, this book has everything you need for an organized life!
Our First Year Raising a Jack Russell Terrier Puppy
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Come along with us as we follow our new Jack Russell puppy through his first year and watch him learn and grow to become part of our world. We hope that you may learn from our mistakes and successes with bringing up this adorable, funny, intelligent, and always-entertaining breed of wonderful little dogs.
Big Block Quilts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
To make a larger quilt it isn't always necessary to use many blocks. The 4 quilts in this pattern use 1 big block to make quilts that are about 45 inches square finished. The units for these quilts include four patches, nine patches, half square triangles and tri square triangles.
Making Room for You: A Practical Guide to Organizing Your Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Professional organizer Meghan Hill shows you how to organize your home with methods for sorting and letting go, streamlining your belongings, and advice on shopping to outfit your home for ultimate order. This book also addresses the emotional and mental roadblocks that prevent us from getting organized and explores how to overcome them. Read it and restore order to your home and your life.