Tag Archives: mechanical
The Unofficial LEGO Mindstorms NXT 2.0 Inventor’s Guide By Perdue, David J. 2011. A large format step by step guide to building Lego robots.
The Billionaire and the Mechanic – How Larry Ellison and A Car Mechanic Teamed up to Win Sailing’s Greatest Race, the America’s Cup By Guthrie, Julian – 2013 You will want to read this to understand the man behind the … Continue reading
Build Your Own Teams of Robots With Lego Mindstorms Nxt and Bluetooth Build Your Own Networked Robots, Cameron Hughes, – 2013 Programmers will like this book, which shows how to use Java libraries in place of the standard NXT toolset, … Continue reading
Practical Home Theater – A Guide to Video and Audio Systems, Mark Fleischmann, (- 2011)
Making It – Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Chris Lefteri, – 2012 Manufacturing techniques such as extrusion or forming are explained in a clear practical manner. 250 pages.
User Unfriendly – Consumer Struggles with Personal Technologies, from Clocks and Sewing Machines to Cars and Computers, Joseph Corn, – 2011 This book is about the history of usability problems in the automotive an computer industry. The author is a … Continue reading
Mobile Robots – Navigation, Control and Remote Sensing, Gerald Cook, Wiley, 2011 Robot system designers will want to read this. It is a textbook for an engineering grad level course. Hardcover, 300 pages.
High Voltage – The Fast Track to Plug in the Auto Industry, Jim Motavalli, – 2011 Electric car enthusiasts will want to read this book, as will anyone interested in the future of transportation. Hard cover, very readable, 200 pages.
Home, Sweet Zero Energy Home – What It Takes to Develop Great Homes That Won’t Cost Anything to Heat, Cool or Light Up, Without Going Broke or Crazy, Barry Rehfeld, – 2011 Homeowners will want to read this very practical … Continue reading
AutoCAD and Its Applications Advanced 2011, Terence Shumaker, 2012 CAD pros will want to read this user guide. Hardcover, large format, 700 pages.