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  • Making it (English, Paperback) Chris Lefteri

    Explains over 100 production methods. With diagrams, case studies and step-by-step photographs of the manufacturing process, this title uses contemporary design as a vehicle to describe production processes. It lists their pros and cons, suitable production volumes, costs involved, speed of production, relevant materials and typical applications.

    $26.23 $35.00
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  • The Backyard Foundry (English, Paperback) B. Terry Aspin

    This book covers basic principles of foundrywork - materials and techniques, pattern-making, moulding boxes, cores and core boxes, metals, electric, gas, coke furnaces and step-by-step procedures. Although written primarily for the model engineer, anyone wishing to make mouldings or castings will profit from its pages.

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  • The Art of Fermentation (English, Hardback) Sandor Ellix Katz

    "'The Art of Fermentation' is the most comprehensive guide to do-it-yourself home fermentation ever published. Sandor Katz presents the concepts and processes behind fermentation in ways that are simple enough to guide a reader through their first experience making sauerkraut or yogurt, and in-depth enough to provide greater understanding and insight for experienced practitioners. While Katz...

    $31.45 $39.95

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  • How to Brew (English, Paperback) John J. Palmer

    Introduces brewing in a easy step-by-step review that covers the essentials of making good beer. This book includes ingredients, methods, recipes and equipment information. It provides reference to intermediate techniques like all-grain brewing variations and recipe formulation.

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  • CIA Lock Picking (English, Paperback) Central Intelligence Agency

    Did you ever lose your keys? Lock picking is the skill of unlocking a lock by analyzing and manipulating the components of the lock device, without the original key. Although lock picking can be associated with criminal intent, it is an essential skill for a locksmith. Lock picking is the ideal way of opening a lock without the correct key, while not damaging the lock, allowing it to be rekeyed...

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  • Watchmaking (English, Hardback) George Daniels

    Discribes and illustrates the making of the precision timekeeper, at each stage with line drawings and brief explanatory captions. This handbook provides an insight to the enthusiast and watch-collector who, until its publication, had often been able only to admire the superb craftsmanship of a fine watch without understanding how it works.

    $63.56 $85.00
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  • Making Clocks (English, Paperback) Stan Bray

    An introduction to the fascinating world of horology for the complete beginner. This book explains the terminology of the clockmaker and provides general details of clock construction including layout of wheels and escarpments, all of which are fully described and illustrated.

    $9.97 $25.95
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  • Watch Repairing as a Hobby (English, Paperback) D. W. Fletcher

    A guide to understanding how watches work, starting at the very basics of watch operation. It covers various tools required for repair, disassembling and cleaning. Featuring dozens of illustrations to guide you through analysis and repair, it also includes a troubleshooting guide for common ailments with solutions.

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  • Dewalt Electrical Licensing Exam Guide (English, Paperback) Ray Holder

    For years, electricians and apprentices alike have turned to the DEWALT ELECTRICAL LICENSING EXAM GUIDE for their licensing exam preparation needs. With a commitment to delivering both the need-to-know knowledge and valuable test-taking strategies to demonstrate that knowledge, it is a comprehensive and thorough guide to successfully mastering various state and local electrical licensing exams....

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  • The Artisan's Guide to Crafting Distilled Spirits (English, Hardback) Bettina Malle, Helge Schmickl

    Expert Austrian distillers Helge Schmickl and Bettina Malle guide readers through the process of creating or purchasing their own still and provide detailed instructions from personal experience on mash creation, fermentation, distillation, and infusion using a variety of ingredients in this English-language edition of their bestselling German-language book.

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  • Watch Repair For Beginners (English, Paperback) Harold Caleb Kelly

    Suitable for those who want to know how to fix their own watch, this title helps them learn what horology is; the basics of watch and clock repairing; the mechanics of a clock; how the wheels work; the difference between an automatic watch, a stop watch, and a chronograph; and, more.

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  • Learn to Solder (English, Paperback) Brian Jepson, Tyler Moskowite

    Learn the fundamentals of soldering - and pick up an essential skill for building electronic gadgets. You'll discover how to preheat and tin your iron, make a good solder joint, desolder cleanly (when things don't quite go right), and how to use helping hands to hold components in place.

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  • Wheel and Pinion Cutting in Horology (English, Hardback) J.Malcolm Wild

    Many clock repairers carry out excellent work but avoid cutting their own wheels and pinions, fearing it is too complicated and involved. Written by a Fellow of the BHI, this book aims to dispel any fears and gives a guide to a satisfying aspect of horology.

    $34.84 $65.00
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  • How to Run a Lathe (English, Paperback) John Joseph O'Brien, Miles William O'Brien

    2013 Reprint of 1942 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. South Bend Lathe Works sent out this manual with every Lathe they sold. Profusely illustrated. You get everything you need to set up a lathe and get it running. This is the lathe manual that Dave Gingery raves about. You get eleven chapters: history and development of the...

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  • Chemical Engineering Design (English, Hardback) Gavin Towler, R. K. Sinnott

    Suitable for students of chemical engineering, this title covers the basics of unit operations and the advanced aspects of process design, equipment selection, plant and operating economics, safety and loss prevention.

    $88.52 $129.95
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  • Malt (English, Paperback) John Mallett

    Brewers often call malt the soul of beer. Fourth in the Brewing Elements series, Malt: A Practical Guide from Field to Brewhouse delves into the intricacies of this key ingredient used in virtually all beers. This book provides a comprehensive overview of malt, with primary focus on barley, from the field through the mashing process.

    $18.12 $19.95
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  • Practical Clock Repairing (English, Hardback) Donald de Carle

    In this book, the author has dealt with the usual faults likely to develop in each type of movement in general use; from the lordly grandfather to the humble alarm. All the tools and equipment are described and illustrated, together with the ways of using them.

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  • Homebrew Beyond the Basics (English, Paperback) Mike Karnowski

    Make the jump to all-grain brewing, where you're in control of the beer-making process!Homebrew Beyond the Basics explains it all, so every decision—from the grains to the water chemistry—is yours. Then explore whatever calls to you: try whirlpool hopping, capture wild yeast, learn to keg, and much more. Unique recipes complete the package.

    $18.43 $19.95
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  • Longitude (English, Paperback) Dava Sobel

    The tenth anniversary edition of the dramatic human story of an epic scientific quest: the search for the solution of how to calculate longitude and the unlikely triumph of an English genius. With a new Foreword by the celebrated astronaut Neil Armstrong.

    $10.96 $12.64

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