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The Fleet Type Submarine Periscope Manual By United States Navy
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The periscope is the eye of the submarine. It allows observation of the sea and the sky above, while the submarine remains submerged. It is also a crucial piece of combat equipment, featuring a... More > stadimeter to estimate the range and course angle of a target. Originally printed by the U.S. Navy, this Periscope Manual explains the operation and design of the periscope, and includes descriptions of its complex optical and mechanical details. It also contains maintenance and repair information. It’s a wonderful reference for anyone interested in the science of optics, for the modeler or museum docent, or anyone who ever wondered, “How the heck does that work?”< Less
From Baylor to Baylor By William B. Poucher, Miguel A. Revilla
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From Baylor to Baylor preserves the legacy of the ACM-ICPC World Finals. The book contains all the problems used during the 1991 to 2006 competitions, carefully typesetted and formatted to the... More > highest standard. Also, almost 100 figures have been completely redrawn to improve their printed quality. Prefaced by William B. Poucher from Baylor University (Texas) and coordinated by Miguel A. Revilla from Universidad de Valladolid (Spain), this work is the definitive guide to 16 years of history of the International Collegiate Programming Contest, published thanks to the collaboration of the Competitive Learning Institute and the Competitive Infrastructure Initiative. This book is tribute to all the staff, contestants, judges and volunteers that made it possible.< Less
Quick guide to Safety Management based on EN50126 / IEC 62278 By Troels Winther
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EN50126 and IEC 62278 are identical Railway standards. This guide interprets the standards in an operational way. The customers say: --- I really appreciate the approach and interpretation,... More > Emmanuel Charbouillot, France --- We have found it very useful, Jorge Sevillano Fernández, Spain --- I find the articles very easy to follow, Vladimir Vojinovic, Serbia --- The guide make me confident that we will be able to adapt the mandatory documents of the EN50126 to our needs, Stefan Mairhofer, Germany, --- I have done plenty of railways signalling projects in the past years. I have very much appreciated the Guide, Arnaldo Ninotti, Italy --- I like the Guide very much! I did learn something, Hongfu Huang, China.< Less
Schematics 1 (revised) eBook By Ko Tilman
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This is the e-Book version from "Schematics 1" (revised, december 2011). The first issue from this book was in 2008. A beginners book in analog Electronics, ment for my You Tube viewers and... More > everyone interested in electronics. Informative and useful to make a first start in electronics. With many schematics and illustrations. A detailed description about the content can be found on the Lulu website (preview). Text: English. Copyrighted content.< Less
Lesson Plans for Helicopter Flight Instructors By D Lloyd Payne
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‘Lesson Plans for Helicopter Flight Instructors’ is a compilation of lesson plans covering the most popular topics for today’s helicopter ground lessons. A much needed resource... More > specifically designed to cater for helicopter CFI’s and CFII’s, these lesson plans illustrate how the whiteboard should look and leave the student with comprehensive and intelligible plans from which to revise. The author has a passion for helicopters and has given instruction in Bell, Schweizer and Robinson helicopters. He decided to create these lesson plans after becoming frustrated with the traditional “words only” plans, geared around the fixed wing community. Each lesson plan conforms to FAA standards and includes timings, definitions and objectives for every subject.< Less
The Little Book of Vacuum Tube Pre-Amplifier Projects By Kevin Kennedy
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Pre-Amplifier project book using commonly available tubes and easily constructed. Designs often feature 0 feedback topologies (some local feedback is used)and tightly regulated supplies. A variety of... More > line stages and phono stages of varying complexity are featured. The more advanced line stages feature front panel switchable output polarity. (Absolute polarity) Phono stages are all passively RIAA equalized with single stage passive equalization networks.< Less
Schematics 3 - electronic switches, generators and cathode ray tube circuits By Ko Tilman
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The third book in the series (electronic) "Schematics". The focus is on the 741 Opamp, comparator circuits, electronic switches sensitive (e.g.) for light or temperature, squarewave... More > generators, the 555 (timer) chip, the Schmitt trigger, High Voltage generators, an elementary oscilloscope circuit, analog timers, relay circuits, The book is written in English. (107 pages, 25 pictures, 65 schematics). Copyrighted content.< Less
Programming DMAP in MSC.Nastran™ Direct Matrix Abstract Programming By Mark Robinson
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Programming DMAP in MSC.Nastran™ Direct Matrix Abstract Programming will teach you from the ground up how to write programs in the native language of MSC.Nastran™. DMAP is an acronym for... More > Direct Matrix Abstract Program, a symbolic, macro-like programming language used to control the way in which problems are solved in the MSC.Nastran™ finite element solver. You will learn how the solution sequences carry out the series of steps executed when solving a finite element problem. You will learn the language of the MSC.Nastran™ database, as well as carry out customised operations in a matrix toolbox designed for handling huge data structures. You will learn how to manipulate data in OUTPUT2 and OUTPUT4 files as well as discover the NDDL, the Nastran Data Definition Language. Assuming little or no programming experience, the rich features of the DMAP language are illustrated with numerous examples of DMAP code.< Less
Magnetic Speedometer Repair By Graham Blighe
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The definitive guide to the repair and calibration of Smiths magnetic SSM series speedometers and RSM tachometers. Fix it yourself and never have to pay or wait for repairs again. Instruments can be... More > calibrated on bike or on an easy to build rig. Full instructions given every step of the way. No specialist tools required, just a cycle computer. 16,500 words, 57 illustrations. Watch the promotional video for this book called "Smiths Magnetic Speedometer, Tachometer, Revcounter repair and calibration" on YouTube. More information, videos and reviews at ImprovingClassicMotorcycles.com< Less
Cessna 210 Training Manual- Large Spiral Bound By Danielle Bruckert, Oleg Roud
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The Cessna 210 Training Manual is a detailed guide to the popular Cessna 210 aircraft. The book provides straight forward easy to understand explanations of the aircraft systems, flight operations,... More > and performance, illustrated with a variety of photographs, diagrams, schematics and tables. The information has been compiled from a vast number of engineering manuals and operating handbooks for the C210 series, and from the authors' in depth personal experience as commercial pilots, instructors and examiners on the aircraft. The book is ideal for type transition training or for learning to fly, and experienced pilots will also find useful tips and information to improve their flight standards. This book is intended as a companion to the POH and as a compliment to a structured training syllabus, or as a ground reference manual for currency or improvement purposes. It is not a replacement for any manufacturer's guidance or regulatory material.< Less
FE Practice Test With Complete Solutions By Autar Kaw et al.
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In Fall 2003, five teachers in the College of Engineering at the University of South Florida contributed questions for a Fundamentals of Engineering Question of the Day website... More > (http://fe.eng.usf.edu). On this website, everyday a question posed with multiple choices is selected randomly from a pool of questions. The user gets the feedback about the choice he/she makes, and can seek a hint to answer the question. Over the years, we have received queries from our website visitors if we could provide them with the complete solutions to all the questions in the test bank. We are now presenting this information to you at a nominal charge as a soft-cover book. The book is divided into sections that have been established for the Fundamental of Engineering (General Engineering) examination by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES).< Less
ARCH I TECT: How To Build A Pyramid By Osiadan Borebore Oboadee
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"ARCH I TECT: How To Build A Pyramid" by Osiadan Borebore Oboadee is a step-by-step do-it-yourself handbook and guide which presents innovative techniques to design and build Pyramids. ... More > Detailed Construction Instructions are provided as the reader is taken on a journey into the Ancient African Architectural Art of Pyramid Building.< Less
Cessna 172 Training Manual - Coil Bound Large By Danielle Bruckert
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The Cessna 172 Training Manual is a detailed guide to the popular Cessna 172 aircraft. The book provides straight forward easy to understand explanations of the aircraft systems, flight operations,... More > and performance, illustrated with a variety of photographs, diagrams, schematics and tables. The information has been compiled from a vast number of engineering manuals and operating handbooks for the C172 series, and from the authors' in depth personal experience as commercial pilots, instructors and examiners on the aircraft. The book is ideal for type transition training or for learning to fly, as a supplement to the information provided by a qualified flight instructor, and a companion to a structured training program through an approved provider. Experienced pilots will also find useful tips and information to improve their flight standards, and the book is a great instructional aid for C172 instructors.< Less
Cessna 182 Training Manual - Coil Bound Large Edition By Danielle Bruckert
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A training and reference guidebook for the Cessna 182. A companion to the pilot's operating handbook, expanding on the information provided, explaining in depth the technical information and... More > operating procedures and providing tips to improve airmanship from the authors' indepth operational and training experience. Good to use for support to structured practical flight training or as a reference manual for pilots who already fly the aircraft. Compiled from manufacturers' maintenance manuals, a range of Cessna 182 Pilot Operating Handbooks from various models, and the authors' personal experience as a flight instructor and charter pilot on the C182. The explanations are straight forward and easy to understand with photographs, diagrams, and schematics. The flight operations section includes standard practices for normal, abnormal and emergency flight operations, including performance planning, and sample calculations.< Less
Nikola Tesla, a compilation of Nikola Tesla's Patents By scott irwin
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Nikola Tesla, The Master of Lightning, A Compilation of Nikola Teslas's Patents by Scott Irwin, Consists of over 500 pages of his patents from 1886 to 1927. The patents are direct copies of patents... More > that he made with the United States Patent Office, and are not altered in any way.< Less
Fundamentals of Combat Modeling By Jeffrey Strickland
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This text presents various military applications of mathematical modeling in one reference source. The book can be used as either a desk reference or as a textbook for a course in mathematical... More > modeling. The text features mathematical modeling of combat phenomena, including physical models of attrition for passive targets, deterministic homogeneous and heterogeneous models of combat attrition, Stochastic models of combat attrition, models of search and detection, strategic and theater missile defense models, and models of operational reliability and availability. Mathematical applications include differentiation, integration, solution of differential equations, probability and statistics, and finite difference equations. Solutions are presented both analytically and numerically using Microsoft Excel® All Excel® spreadsheets used to create the graphs and solutions in the text can be downloaded at the author’s website www.simulation-educators.com/downloads.html.< Less
Lectures on Materials Science for Architectural Conservation By Giorgio Torraca
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This book is based on Dr. Torraca's 2002 publication, Lezioni di scienza e tecnologia dei materiali per restauro dei monumenti. The English-language Lectures includes new and updated material. An... More > excellent resource for architectural conservators, engineers, and conservation scientists.< Less
Lancia Reprints By Geoffrey Goldberg
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Articles from the American Machinist, 1928-1929, and others (esp. V12 from 1917-1919, and Dilambda from 1931).
From Baylor to Baylor By William B. Poucher, Miguel A. Revilla
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From Baylor to Baylor preserves the legacy of the ACM-ICPC World Finals. The book contains all the problems used during the 1991 to 2006 competitions, carefully typesetted and formatted to the... More > highest standard. Also, almost 100 figures have been completely redrawn to improve their printed quality. Prefaced by William B. Poucher from Baylor University (Texas) and coordinated by Miguel A. Revilla from Universidad de Valladolid (Spain), this work is the definitive guide to 16 years of history of the International Collegiate Programming Contest, published thanks to the collaboration of the Competitive Learning Institute and the Competitive Infrastructure Initiative. This book is tribute to all the staff, contestants, judges and volunteers that made it possible.< Less
Articulated Compound Locomotives of the American Locomotives Company By C.J. Mellin
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Founded in 1901 by the merger of eight manufacturers, the American Locomotive Company eventually became the second largest in the United States, behind Baldwin. ALCO built over 75,000 engines,... More > including some of the largest ever constructed, the “Big Boy” 4-8-8-4s created for the Union Pacific. Originally published in 1908, this 40-page pamphlet is illustrated with photos and diagrams. It includes text written by C.J. Mellin, the Chief Engineer of the Richmond Works and holder of a number of patents related to the articulated compound locomotive. This innovative design spread the locomotive’s weight across multiple driving wheels of a relatively small diameter. As a result, engines of this type could operate on short-radius curves, while still providing enormous traction power.< Less
A-7 Corsair Pilot's Flight Operating Manual By Periscope Film LLC
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Vought’s A-7 Corsair II served the U.S. Navy for over over two decades, and flew with distinction during the Vietnam conflict. The subsonic A-7 was based on Chance Vought’s supersonic F-8... More > Crusader. It boasted a heads-up display, an inertial navigation system, and other innovations. The plane entered service in 1966, and served in Vietnam in late 1967. Its performance was impressive. The USS Ranger’s VA-147 flew over 1,400 sorties with the loss of only one aircraft. The Air Force purchased an advanced version, the A-7D, equipped with a more powerful engine. The plane later flew missions over Lebanon, Libya, Grenada, Panama, and Iraq. The last planes in U.S inventory were retired in 1991. Originally printed by the U.S. Navy and Vought, this handbook for the A-7 provides a fascinating glimpse inside the cockpit of this famous aircraft. Originally classified “restricted”, the manual was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form.< Less
Mining: Hoisting The Classic Mine Technology Book from 1907 By Periscope Film
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The technology of mining is the subject of this fascinating book, and two companion volumes, all of which were originally published in 1907. Mining: Hoisting details the elevators, hoists and... More > component machinery used to lift miners, supplies and ore. It contains over 200 pages of text, numerous illustrations and a set of examination questions for the mining sciences student. The book examines electric, steam and hand-powered hoists and explains the principles behind them in detail. It also delves into the control and signaling systems used to ensure safe and reliable operation. This historic book has been reprinted in its entirety It’s a treat for anyone who ever worked underground, or for anyone who ever wondered, “How does that work?”< Less
Submarine Hydraulic Systems By Periscope Film LLC
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Originally printed in 1946, The Fleet Type Submarine series of technical manuals remains unparalleled. Contained in its pages and those of the companion texts are descriptions of every operating... More > component aboard a fleet boat. Hydraulic Systems, Navpers 16169, describes the system that powers the submarine’s steering mechanism and diving planes. It is also a richly- illustrated textbook that discusses hydraulic forces and their methods of employment. It includes a detailed description of the operation, installation, and repair of various parts, and outlines common problems and remedies. Originally classified “Restricted”, this book was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form. Some illustrations have been slightly reformatted, and color plates are reproduced in black and white. Care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
Electron-Tube Circuits By Samuel Seely
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This book is the outgrowth of several courses that were organized by the author on electron-tube circuits and applications and that covered many of the important circuits in widespread use durring... More > the Second World War. It seeks to achive the following: (1) to develop in the student a clear analytical method in the study of electron-tube circuits; (2) to present and study the various classes of circuits which find widespread application; (3) to indicate with examples how one proceeds to combine circuits of various types to achieve either one or a multiplicity of operations. It is not intended to either a comprehensive discussion of all aspects of any given field or all possible circuits or methods for achieving a given result. It is hoped that representative circuits have been included and studied and that the reader my find some suggestions that will be of assistance to him in a particular development.< Less
DRSSTC : Building the Modern Day Tesla Coil miniBrute Reference Design By Daniel McCauley
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The miniBrute DRSSTC system is one of the most advanced solid state Tesla coil systems developed. Standing at only two feet tall, the miniBrute can easily produce output high voltage arcs exceeding... More > 36 inches in length with the capability to produce arcs as long as 48 inches. The miniBrute DRSSTC was professionally designed as a demonstration coil which could be easily transported and quickly set-up. This book outlines the complete design of the miniBrute DRSSTC. Complete electrical and mechanical details into the design, construction, and operation of this system is fully documented including schematics, parts lists, detail and assembly drawings, and test and operational procedures. Advanced tuning techniques are also covered in detail. If you are looking for the complete design to this exciting new Tesla coil technology, look no further!< Less