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SolderSmoke - Global Adventures in Wireless Electronics (U.S. version) By Bill Meara
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SolderSmoke is the story of a secret, round-the-world, after-hours life in electronics. Bill Meara started out as a normal kid, but around the age of 12 he got interested in radio... To make matters... More > worse, when he got older he became a diplomat. In all of the places he has lived, his hobby caused him to seek out like-minded radio fiends, to stay up late into the night working on strange projects, and to build embarrassingly large antennas above innocent foreign neighborhoods. SolderSmoke takes you into the world of an expatriate geek. It is a technical memoir filled with funny stories and with serious descriptions of Bill's struggles to truly understand the theory behind the equipment that he built.(THIS VERSION SHIPS FROM A U.S. PRINTER)< Less
Elecraft Macro Programming PDF Version By Fred Cady - KE7X
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This edition has been formatted for electronic publication and reading. It contains all material found in the printed edition except an index. No part may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system,... More > or transmitted by any means without the written permission of the author. Purchasers may make physical and backup copies for their own use but may not distribute it in any way. Ch 1 describes the hardware features of the K3S/K3 and KX3. Ch 2 contains details of the Programmer’s Commands listed in functionally organized tables. Images of the K3S/K3, and KX3 key tap and hold codes are given. Ch 3, “Programmable Function Keys and Macros”, is key to writing and using macros to control your transceiver and/or panadapter. Ch 4, Writing Macros – Some Rules of the Road, provides guidelines that are critical to writing macros that produce expected and consistent results. Ch 5, “The Elecraft KPod”, shows how to use the KPod and Ch 6 gives over 130 macro examples to get you started.< Less
The Elecraft K3s and P3 -- PDF Version 1.5 By Fred Cady - KE7X
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The Elecraft K-Line includes the amazing K3s and its companions – the P3 panadapter, the KPA500, and the KAT500 auto antenna tuner. This PDF book covers the details of the K3s and P3 that you... More > need to be very effective at using these two components of the K-Line. It has been especially formatted for PDF reading with cross-references implemented as clickable links. No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted by any means without the written permission of the author. Purchasers may make physical and backup copies for their own use but may not distribute it in any way. For more information on the KPA500 amplifier and KAT500 tuner, see The Elecraft KPA500 Amplifier and KAT500 Tuner< Less
The Elecraft KXPA100, PX3 and 2M/4M Transverter, 2nd Ed. PDF Version By Fred Cady - KE7X
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The Elecraft KX3-Line includes the amazing KX3 and its companions – the PX3 panadapter, the KXPA100 amplifier and auto antenna tuner, and the KX3-2M/4M VHF transverter. The KX3’s... More > state-of-the-art Software Defined Radio architecture provides an amazing array of capabilities and functionality, all in a palmtop box. Adding the KXPA100 amplifier, PX3 panadapter, and the KX3-2M/4M gives us a 100-watt, all-mode radio with coverage from 160 to 2 meters. This book covers the details needed to add these to your basic KX3 and to understand and operate the KXPA100 amplifier, the PX3 panadapter, and the KX-2M/4M VHF transverter. Owners of KE7X’s The Elecraft KX3 – Going to the Summit first edition will find this to be a valuable addition to their library.< Less
The Elecraft KX-Line PDF Version By Fred Cady - KE7X
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This edition has been formatted for electronic publication and reading. It contains all material found in the printed edition except an index and complete table of contents. No part of this book may... More > be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted by any means without the written permission of the author. Purchasers may make physical and backup copies for their own use but may not distribute it in any way. This book includes the operational details of the amazing KX3 transceiver, the KXPA100 100 watt amplifier and tuner, the PX3 panadapter and the KX3-2M/4M VHF transverter module. These additions provide us with an all-mode, 100 watt transceiver for 160 through six meters, plus an all-mode two- or four-meter (for non-US amateurs) radio. There are schematics and diagrams for those who are visual learners, plus there are greatly expanded text explanations for those who learn best by reading. Hands-on learners will enjoy working through exercises designed to illustrate the KX3’s many features< Less
The KPA500 and KAT500, 2nd. Ed. PDF Version By Fred Cady - KE7X
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This edition has been formatted for electronic publication and reading. No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted by any means without the written... More > permission of the author. Purchasers may make physical and backup copies for their own use but may not distribute it in any way. Like the K3 and KX3 books, you will find many diagrams, schematics, and visual aids for understanding the K3s, KPA500 and KAT500 K-Line. You'll find text expanding on what Elecraft has put into the K3, KPA500, and KAT500 Owner's Manuals for those of you who like to learn by reading, and you will find in each section exercises to help you verify your understanding by experimentation. KX3 and non-Elecraft transceiver owners will find useful information to allow them to use the KPA500 and KAT500 also.< Less
CoinManage 2018 User Guide By Liberty Street Software
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User Guide for CoinManage 2018 coin collecting software. Use CoinManage to inventory your coin collection.
Queen - Multi By Jamesha Bazemore
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Journals and planners illustrated and created by Jamesha Bazemore.
The Elecraft K3 and P3, 3rd Edition By Fred Cady - KE7X
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This book covers the details you need to effectively operate the Elecraft K3 and P3. If you are thinking about buying a used Elecraft K3, this book will help you review the options that may be in... More > your proposed purchase. Many options are still available. Some are no longer available, usually due to components being no longer available, and some can be replaced by newer K3S modules. We briefly describe these and cover in more detail the popular KXV3B Transverter and Receive Antenna Interface and the KIO3B I/O Interface while comparing them with their K3 predecessors. If you all ready have a copy of “The Elecraft K3 – Design, Configuration, and Operation, 2nd Edition”, you might consider purchasing “Upgrading the K3 with K3s Components”. If you want all your information in one place, this is the book for you. You might also consider “The Elecraft KPA500 Amplifier and KAT500 Tuner” if you are going to add these to your basic K3 and P3 station.< Less
Locs of Love By Jamesha Bazemore
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Journal and notebook created and illustrated by Jamesha Bazemore/
The Art & Magic of Reborning, Edition II By Stephanie Sullivan
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The definitive Reborning Tutorial Using Genesis Heatset Paints™ by Award-Winning Author, Teacher and Master Reborn Artist Stephanie Sullivan
Upgrading the Elecraft K3 with K3s Components By Fred Cady - KE7X
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This booklet is targeted to K3 owners who now have “The Elecraft K3 – Design, Configuration, and Operation, 2nd Ed” book and who are wondering about or are planning to upgrade their... More > K3 with K3s components. It offer’s KE7X’s recommendations and describes the operation of the new KIO3B I/O Interface and the new KXV3B Receive Antenna and Transverter Interface. Complete coverage of the K3 with original K3 components plus selected K3s components can be found in "The Elecraft K3 and P3 -- Design, Configuration, and Operation, 3rd Edition".< Less
The Systematic Mixing Guide By Ermin Hamidovic
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The Systematic Mixing guide is the book to kick start your journey toward absolute mix professionalism within the pop, rock & metal genres. Practical and direct information, conveying... More > professional techniques, is guaranteed to give you the sort of mixing insight that would traditionally take years to develop as a studio intern. These are the same techniques that have taken the author from being an industry newcomer, to one of the most highly sought after independent mix engineers in the country & abroad.< Less
The Art and Skill of Radio-Telegraphy By William Pierpont
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A manual for learning, using, mastering and enjoying the International Morse code as a means of communication. This fully revised fifth edition includes much additional content.
Building A 4-Shaft PVC Loom By Dave Holly
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Building A 4-Shaft PVC Loom contains detailed plans to build a fully functional 4-shaft weaving loom using mainly PVC pipe. The loom can weave a full 24 inches wide. The cost of materials is but a... More > fraction of the price of a new, furniture-quality wooden loom. With the exception of a Reed and Heddles, all of the construction materials may be found at home supply stores like Lowe's, Sears Hardware, and Home Depot. Loom making is fun! Start your project today.< Less
The Liftplan Connection By Alice Schlein
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Create loom-ready dobby files with Photoshop® or Photoshop Elements®. Complete step-by-step instructions for building your own collection of weaves (pattern presets) and designing original... More > liftplans for use in conjunction with all current weave programs as loom drivers. For intermediate to advanced handweavers. B/W, many diagrams.< Less
Weathering By Thomas Mann
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Tom Mann is easily one of the most talented weathering artist in Model Railroading. He has been sharing his work with the MRR'ing community for several years via Internet forums and magazine... More > articles. If you are interested in weathering, Tom Mann, has written a book that will help you get started and take you through the steps towards creating some very unique models. Using Tom's methods, you'll learn how to transform your shiny fleet of plastic cars into realistic looking representations of the trains you see in pictures and the real world. You'll discover talents you did not know you had, enhance your existing weathering skills with new ideas and best of all...you'll have fun. Overview: - Basic Weathering Skills - Weathering with Salt - Washes - Using an Airbrush - How to Bring Out That Detail - Advanced Techniques< Less
Kimini: How to design and build a mid-engine sports car - from scratch By Kurt Bilinski
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This book teaches you how to design and build your own sports car - from scratch! With this design guide, and your choice of FWD drivetrains, you will learn how to create your own dream car. This... More > guide describes the entire process of designing a sports car: setting goals, research, design, and construction, of a tube-frame, carbon fiber body, mid-engine powered car of your own design. (This is a design guide for creating your own unique mid-engine sports car; it does not contain plans.)< Less
Fold-Forming Paper (Classic version) By Charles Lewton-Brain
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This is the original classic paper that started the fold-forming scene. Fold-forming or foldforming is a system of sheet metal forming which emphasizes forming using the metals characteristics. Forms... More > are derived from the natural plasticity, ductility and elasticity of the metal. The system is internationally recognized as a new approach to working metal. It is extremely efficient and rapid. Tools are simple: fingers, hands, anvil hammers, mallets, and rolling mills. The paper has a theoretical introduction and step-by-step recipes for quickly working sheet metal. 49 pages, over 70 B/W line drawings. This was the precursor to the full color 2008 book "Foldforming" by Lewton-Brain.< Less
Keum-Boo: Hot Burnished Gold Foil By Charles Lewton-Brain
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This book teaches how to easily hot burnish gold foil permanently onto silver objects, and raw sheet for soldering and building patterned jewelry with. It is a very rapid, easy method of adding the... More > buttery richness of 24k gold to your silver and gold objects. This incredibly simple designing technique was re-introduced to the West from Korea in the 1980’s. It lets you make pictures and patterns using pure 24k gold foil placed onto other metals as well, including steel, platinum, palladium, 14K, 18K and other gold alloys, aluminum and even copper. Step-by-step photos show how to make your own gold foil, hot burnish onto silver, platinum. Also discussed are how to calibrate a hot plate and use liver of sulfur. The white electrum alloy for keum-boo is described.< Less
Patinas for Small Studios (Classic paper) By Charles Lewton-Brain
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Patinas for Small Studios by Charles Lewton-Brain This classic paper describes safer, easier patination methods for metals involving easily obtainable and even kitchen chemicals to produce blues,... More > greens, browns, blacks, grays and reddish tones on metals. Cupric nitrate patination, which gives a wide ranges of controllable green, blue, black and brown color options on a number of metals, is extensively discussed. Paint types which emulate patinas are mentioned. Application methods and options for pattern and surface control are described. 35 pages< Less
Small Scale Photography: How to Take Great Shots of Your Work By Charles Lewton-Brain
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This text gives excellent lessons on how to set up a home or studio photo booth to take professional-quality photographs and images of your jewelry or small objects such as ceramics, glass, fossils... More > and so on. Taking your own quality images saves money and time. The system (not counting the cost of camera and tripod) costs less than $70.00 to set up. How to build a drop shadow photo booth,lighting, miniature spotlighting, composition, backgrounds, surface understanding and image creation are covered. PR techniques are taught and sources are listed. The ideas shared in this set can save you hundreds of dollars in professional photographic fees and time. While written in 1997 and discusses film use all the studio set up and image making information is good for digital images. 90 pages, lots of clear diagrams and drawings. ISNB 0-9698510-2-2< Less
Hinges and Hinge-Based Catches By Charles Lewton-Brain
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This book analyzes hinges and hinge-like mechanisms in a manner never done before in a single volume. It has become a classic for jewelry making. Along with history, generics, classes of hinges,... More > guiding principles, sections include: design, tube making, hinge pins (force-fit, riveted, upset, tapered, cotter type, tubing, square, threaded, stud), hinge types (basic, thick-walled, locket, bracelet, box, block, cold-rolled, tab, cast and milled), lubrication, catch systems, hidden, alternative, cast hinges and solving design problems. Good index and table of contents. Covers more information about hinges than any book in English. 112 pages, over 200 line drawings..< Less
Cheap Thrills in the Tool Shop By Charles Lewton-Brain
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This Classic book is a loose, eclectic collection of short cuts, bench tricks and alternative equipment options for goldsmiths. Cheap tool making, conversions and unexpected sources for tools are all... More > described. Sections include shop machines, tools, setting tools, soldering and more. Will save you hundreds of dollars in the jewelry studio. Lots of line drawings, lists and reviews of sources round out the book. A good table of contents and index make finding information easy. This was the first bench tricks book published in English in 40 years and led the interest in Bench Tricks in the jewelry/metals field. 80 pages. 82 line drawings. $34.95< Less
HOW to DESIGN, BUILD and TEST SMALL LIQUID-FUEL ROCKET ENGINES By Leroy Krzycki
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A classic text for experimental and "amateur" rocket scientists, engineers, and technicians. Written especially for people who want to build their own rocket motors, from scratch, this is... More > a superior "how to do it in your garage or workshop" kind of book. We know of no other similar texts. As the author says: "With proper design, careful workmanship, and good test equipment operating in a safe manner, the amateur can build small liquid-fuel rocket engines which have hours of operating life. The purpose of this publication is to provide the serious amateur builder with design information, fabrication procedures, text equipment requirements, and safe operating procedures."< Less