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Small Engine Care and Repair: A Step-by-Step Guide to Maintaining Your Small Engine
Daniel London
158923121X
March 2003
Paperback
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Book Description
With this book, you can handle all of the maintenance needs of your four-stroke small engine, whatever the brand, and take on virtually any repair project. It guides you through each procedure in clear, concise steps, with more than 325 color photographs and illustrations. Small Engine Care & Repair provides more than just detailed instructions and glossy photos. It teaches you the principles of small engine operation, so you can broaden your knowledge, whether you're performing maintenance or repairs or just want to understand your equipment better. This book is a resource for beginners and seasoned home mechanics alike, with a wealth of information on specialty tools, safety and other issues affecting your small engine. This new, expanded edition has been revised to include an important section on seasonal...


Mastering Technical Mathematics
Bob Goodman
0070248281
May 1999
Paperback
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Book Description
Boost our applied math skills--and rocket your career. Don't let weak or rusty applied math skills keep you from satisfying your technical career goals. Step by step -- and at your own pace--Mastering Technical Mathematics, Second Edition, by Stan Gibilisco and Norman Crowhurst, gives you the essential background you need to sharpen our algebra aptitude...wield quadratics...use mechanical math methods...perform trigonometry and geometry conversions...and harness the power of differentiation. You'll also get comfortable with calculus...learn to use complex quantities...apply logarithms...and more. Totally revised and updated with state-of-the-art coverage of logic and digital systems, this affordable expert tutor also provides helpful examples and illustrations, chapter self-tests--even a comprehensive final exam. It's...


Small Gas Engine Repair
Paul K. Dempsey
0830641424
March 1993
Paperback
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Book Description
This popular guide is just the thing for people who seem to spend more time arguing with their lawn mowers than they do using them. With Small Gas Engine Repair, do-it-yourselfers can fix any small gas-powered machine on the spot and save hundreds of dollars in technical fees. The book's also a great source of troubleshooting and preventive maintenance techniques. Enhanced illustrations and lots of new material make up this second edition, including coverage of new American engines, emissions testing procedures, carburetor rebuilding techniques, and new starter and ignition systems. Japanese engines are also highlighted for the first time.


Elecric Motor Repair
Robert Rosenberg
0030595843
Jan 1987
Paperback
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Repairing Your Outdoor Power Equipment
Jay Webster
0766814033
January 2001
Paperback
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Book Description
Repairing Your Outdoor Power Equipment is a new resource which shows you how to successfully service and repair your favorite outdoor power equipment, including: lawnmowers and garden tractors, snow throwers, leaf blowers, chain saws, portable pumps, and more! Complete with step-by-step photo sequences, this book will introduce you to the professional failure analysis and servicing techniques you need to keep your equipment in top condition, while highlighting the operation of basic two-stroke and four-stroke engines. Safety precautions and troubleshooting skills are emphasized in every chapter to ensure your success. There's even a full section in Repairing Your Outdoor Power Equipment which allows you to conduct a failure analysis and learn to rebuild a failed engine!

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Introduction to Television Servicing
Wayne C. Brandenburg
0070071764
Jan 1979
Paperback
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How to Repair Briggs and Stratton Engines
Paul Dempsey
0070163472
July 1994
Paperback
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Book Description
Dempsey delivers an updated, practical, step-by-step guide to repairing Briggs & Stratton engines, which power a wide variety of lawn mowers, garden tools, go-karts, air compressors, and other light utility units. This edition includes the latest information on both new and old engines, as well as a new section on engine components and types. Since the latest edition of this book was published in 1984, Briggs & Stratton has phased out conventional ignition systems and added two new engine lines. Both of these receive attention, as do phased-out models for those operating older machines. There is comprehensive information here about torque specifications, running clearances, emissions control, and part numbers of redesigned and updated components that can be retrofitted on older engines.

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Troubleshooting and Repairing Consumer Electronics without a Schematic
Homer L. Davidson
0071421815
January 2004
Paperback
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Book Description
The author technicians trust solves one of electronics' most vexing challenges In this completely updated new edition of his best-selling guide, Homer Davidson gives you hands-on illustrated guidance on how to troubleshoot and repair a wide range of electronic products -- when you can't get your hands on the schematic diagrams. One of the most respected names in consumer electronics, Davidson -- who actually ran his own successful radio and TV repair business for more than 40 years -- shows you how to diagnose and solve circuit and mechanical problems in car stereos, cassette players, CD players, VCRs, TVs and TV/VCR combos, DVD players, power supplies, remote controls, and more. Included are more than 400 detailed drawings and photographs that illustrate the most efficient methods for locating, testing, and...


Microwave Oven Repair
Homer L. Davidson
0070156778


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Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances
Eric Kleinert
0070350787
Aug 1995
Hardcover
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Book Description
This handy, on-the-job reference covers all the information practicing electricians and apprentices need to know to pass the Occupational Competency Examination for Appliance Repair. It also serves as a complete troubleshooting guide for homeowners who want to save money by learning how to repair their own appliances. Emphasizing safety throughout, Eric Kleinert begins with the basics, explaining how to read wiring diagrams and use test equipment, including volt-Ohm-amp meters and Wattmeters. He then provides step-by-step instructions and plenty of diagrams and charts that show exactly how to pinpoint and repair problems in everything from dishwashers, hot water heaters, and garbage disposals to refrigerators, ovens, and laundry appliances. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title....


Cisco ASA: All-in-One Firewall, IPS, and Vpn Adaptive Security Appliance
Omar Santos
1587052091
October 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
Identify, mitigate, and respond to network attacks Understand the evolution of security technologies that make up the unified ASA device and how to install the ASA hardware Examine firewall solutions including network access control, IP routing, AAA, application inspection, virtual firewalls, transparent (Layer 2) firewalls, failover and redundancy, and QoS Evaluate Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) solutions including IPS integration and Adaptive Inspection and Prevention Security Services Module (AIP-SSM) configuration Deploy VPN solutions including site-to-site IPsec VPNs, remote- access VPNs, and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Learn to manage firewall, IPS, and VPN solutions with Adaptive Security Device Manager (ASDM) Achieving maximum network security is a challenge for most organizations. Cisco®...


Electric Motor Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Augie Hand
0071363599
Mar 2002
Paperback
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Poptronics, August 2002
An ideal resource for anyone who has to purchase, install, troubleshoot, perform limited repairs on, or maintain industrial-size electric motors.

Review
Poptronics : From "New Literature" section of August 2002 Poptronics

An ideal resource for anyone who has to purchase, install, troubleshoot, perform limited repairs on, or maintain industrial-size electric motors, here's everything you need to know to keep them running smoothly. The author uses easy-to-understand language and time-saving flow charts without complicated math, and provides a host of troubleshooting tricks and procedures and a thorough overview of motor types, components, and operation.

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Small Engine Repair: 5.5 HP Thru 20 HP Four Stroke Engines (Haynes Automotive Repair Manual)
Motorbooks International
1563922983
September 1999
Paperback
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Book Description
Covers 5.5hp through 20hp four-stroke engines.


Color and Black and White Television Theory and Servicing
Sam Wilson
0131500120
Mar 1993
Hardcover
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Book Description
This reference takes a hands-on approach to television repair with a complete and current investigation of color/black and white TV receivers and video tape recorder theory and practice. It delivers cutting-edge information on cable, pay, and satellite TV systems, microcomputer-controlled remote control systems, triggered and dual trace oscilloscopes, and more. The perfect work-aid for electronics technicians specializing in TV troubleshooting.

The publisher, Prentice-Hall Career & Technology
Taking a practical, hands-on approach to television repair, this text aims to aid those who wish to become trouble-shooting television electronic technicians.

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Practical VCR Repair
David T. Ronan
0827365837
February 1995
Textbook Paperback
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Book Description
This textbook bridges the gap between the sometimes overly simple VCR repair guides aimed at the average do-it-yourself and the highly technical manuals designed for use by experienced radio and TV bench technicians. Complete coverage includes both the "how's" and "why's" of maintaining VHS VCRs, as well as discussion of the practical aspects of interfacing with VCR repair customers. Everything from reading schematics, to use of test equipment, to tips for protecting the VCR and the technician during servicing are included. The reader-friendly style, supported by numerous photos and illustrations and a comprehensive glossary of acronyms and abbreviations, makes this book ideal for use by today's electronics students.


Major Appliances
Billy C. Langley
0135448344
Feb 1993
Paperback
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Book Description
This book provides a basic thorough and practical study of major appliances used in most residences. The fundamentals necessary for successful servicing of major appliances are covered first, along with chapters on safety, the service occupation, customer relations, tools and instruments, service techniques, installation, basic electricity and electronics, proper lubrication procedures, refrigeration principles, air control, water chemistry, and combustion.

The publisher, Prentice-Hall Career & Technology
The fundamentals necessary for successful servicing of major appliances are covered first, along with chapters on safety, the service occupation, customer relations, tools and instruments, service techniques, installation, basic electricity and electronics, proper...


Troubleshooting & Repair Guide to TV
Sams Technical Publishing
0790611465
December 1, 1997
Paperback
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Book Description
Repairing and troubleshooting a television is very simple and economical with help from the information contained in this book. This is the most complete and up-to-date television repair book available with tips on how to troubleshoot the newest circuits in today?s TVs.

From the Back Cover
The Howard W. Sams Troubleshooting & Repair Guide to TV is the most complete and up-to-date television repair book available. Included in its more than 200 pages is complete repair information for all makes of TVs, timesaving features that even the pros don't know, comprehensive basic electronics information, and coverage of common TV symptoms. This repair guide is illustrated with useful photos, schematics, graphs, and flowcharts. It covers audio, video, technician safety, test ...


Toasters: 1909-1960
E. Townsend Artman
0887409563
March 1996
Paperback
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Complete Projection TV Troubleshooting & Repair
Joe Desposito
0790611341
July 1, 1997
Paperback
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Book Description
This book can save you the money and hassle of projection TV repair by showing you how to fix it yourself. The perfect tool to help every professional technician, enthusiastic hobbyist, or do-it-yourselfer to accomplish this goal. Includes a case study for the Mitsubishi VS-458RS.

From the Back Cover
This book can save you the money and hassle of projection TV repair by showing you how to fix it yourself. At this point in time, 1998, the projection television is the ultimate is big-screen TV viewing and has been for the last 15 years. You can find projection TVs in sports bars, at race tracks, as part of a sophisticated home theater system and in many other environments. A projection TV has many similarities to a traditional TV in that it accepts a broadcast signal,...


50s TV Lamps
Calvin Shepherd
0764306014
February 1999
Paperback
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Book Description
In the early days of television, people attempted to protect themselves from the new machines with bright talismans--creative lamps that provided back light that was believed to protect the eyes. These lamps took on fantastic forms, the most popular among them being panthers and other animals like Siamese cats. They came in any number of forms, though, and sometimes doubled as vases or planters. Herein nearly 400 photos explore the many forms of TV lamps, from a barnyard full of horses, roosters, ducks, and swans, to all manner of conveyances like boats, wagons, and cars, and an international collection of people and faces. Current market values are provided for the collector and antiques dealer.

About the Author
Calvin Shepherd is a longtime resident of Selma, California, the...


Video and Camcorder Servicing and Technology
Steve Beeching
0750650397
Apr 2001
Paperback
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Television
'Those who want a practical book on VCR techniques will find this work an essential guide and reference.'

Review
'Those who want a practical book on VCR techniques will find this work an essential guide and reference.' Television

'Indispensable for the Video servicing engineer and those studying radio and television engineering' Elektor Electronics

'It furnishes readers with everything they need to know about troubleshooting and repairing traditional VCRs, video cameras designed for home use and editing systems, and the latest DVD equipment.' Poptronics

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Words and Wisdom of the Appliance Doctor
Joseph Gagnon, Joe Gagnon
1886947678


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Small Store Survival: Success Strategies for Retailers
Arthur Andersen
0471164682
December 1997
Textbook Hardcover
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Book Description
"Small Store Survival should challenge retailers' views of small store retailing by questioning key areas of business. What is the vision for the store in 10 years? How have the customers changed over the past few years? How current are the managers about what customers genuinely like and dislike? What is being done to attract, educate, and motivate the best retail talent in the area? How effective is the merchandising strategy? What plans exist for succession?

"The real lesson of this study is that the best retailers never stop learning. They never stop growing. They never lose their enthusiasm for the customers and the business. And they never cease to revel in change and the chance to deal with it." —from the Executive Summary of Small Store Survival

Small Store Survival

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VCR Troubleshooting & Repair
Gregory R. Capelo
075069940X
June 1998
Paperback
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Sams
Focuses on VCR preventive maintenance! This book does an excellent job covering basic electronics principles and how they relate to VCR performance. "Presents step-by-step details on how to maximize performance. Gives suggestions on how to avoid breakdowns. Covers Stereo (MTS/MCS), Super-VHS, H-VHS, and bar code programming. Includes a mini-buyer's guide for VCR equipment and videotape". --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

Review
The book covers in a very concise and clear manner how VCR components work, how they fail, and how to fix them. Highly recommended for all libraries.

- Library Journal 2004

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