Sports & Recreation

Build a Custom 10/ 22 ® Step by Step

Build a Custom 10/ 22 ® Step by Step

Author: Amilcar Hernandez

Publisher: Amilcar Hernandez

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 185

View: 997

Do you like 22 caliber rifles? Have you always wanted a cool-looking, colorful, tack-driving .22 rifle? Ever thought of building one yourself? It is easy. This book, BUILD A CUSTOM 10/22® STEP BY STEP, takes even the beginner through step-by-step instructions on how to modify, upgrade, and customize your own 10/22. With large color photos, Amilcar shows you exactly what you need to do, and how you need to do it. It won't take thousands of dollars in tools either — in fact, you probably already have all the tools you need. Decades of knowledge and experience went into the making of this book so that you can enjoy a sport that is truly fun and rewarding. Filled with references that will get you to the right places to find just what you need for your own modification, BUILD A CUSTOM 10/22® STEP BY STEP takes the guesswork out of this fun DIY project!
Antiques & Collectibles

A Custom 10/22® Step By Step

A Custom 10/22® Step By Step

Author: Amilcar Hernandez

Publisher: Amilcar Hernandez

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 90

View: 278

This book is a continuation of Building A Custom 10/22® Step By Step. In the previous book, every aspect of building a custom 10/22® rifle is discussed. This book takes that information further by illustrating how to build a custom 10/22® type rifle specifically for hunting. If you ever thought about building a custom rabbit slayer rifle on a modest budget, this is the book for you. This book discusses all the components needed for Building a Custom Budget Hunter rifle together and why the parts were selected. The step-by-step approach will help you build one just like the one in the book or something similar to your liking. The book has detailed images of the step-by-step build project. The author explains why he used the parts he selected and other options available for a builder not on a budget.
Biography & Autobiography

They Called Me Dummy

They Called Me Dummy

Author:

Publisher: Amilcar Hernandez

ISBN:

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 98

View: 934

As a child, the author suspected there was something wrong with him. In his mid-thirties, he sought help and that is when he discovered and confirmed he had a learning disability (LD). This book is about his experiences growing old with several forms of LD. The author writes of events that span from his childhood up to his golden years. He shares his struggles, his victories, his pains, and his joys. His story will give you an insight into the frustrations, anxieties, challenges, and depression associated with LD. The author explains how he learned to understand and accept his limitations, which helped him to live a positive, satisfying, and rewarding life.
Biography & Autobiography

Keeping My Name

Keeping My Name

Author:

Publisher: Amilcar Hernandez

ISBN:

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 56

View: 576

A collection of cross-border stories some painful some not so much: · A boy’s painful experience with a gangster stepfather · A boy’s experience of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis · The wisdom of an old man to his great-grandson · A boy wants to show the adults he is not a child · A child teaches the true meaning of sharing · Feeling lonely on New Year · A young recruit does not change his name · A narrow escape with death · Backing out of a wedding · Mother’s Day will never be the same

Build a Custom 10/22® Step by Step

Build a Custom 10/22® Step by Step

Author: Amilcar Hernandez

Publisher:

ISBN: 1717973574

Category:

Page: 182

View: 569

Do you like 22 caliber rifles? Have you always wanted a cool-looking, colorful, tack-driving .22 rifle? Ever thought of building one yourself? It's easy. This book, BUILD A CUSTOM 10/22® STEP BY STEP, takes even the beginner through step-by-step instructions on how to modify, upgrade, and customize your own 10/22. With large color photos, Amilcar shows you exactly what you need to do, and how you need to do it. It won't take thousands of dollars in tools either -- in fact, you probably already have all the tools you need. Decades of knowledge and experience went into the making of this book so that you can enjoy a sport that is truly fun and rewarding. Filled with references that will get you to the right places to find just what you need for your own modification, BUILD A CUSTOM 10/22® STEP BY STEP takes the guesswork out of this fun DIY project!
Computers

Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 for Photographers

Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 for Photographers

Author: Philip Andrews

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415824453

Category: Computers

Page: 495

View: 884

To coincide with some of the biggest changes in Photoshop Elements for years, Philip Andrews completely revises his bestselling title to include all the new features of this release. See how the new interface works alongside new tools, techniques and workflows to make editing, enhancing and sharing your pictures easier than ever. And as always, he introduces the changed and improved features with colorful illustrations and the clear step-by-step instruction that has made his books the go-to titles for photographers the world over. In this edition Andrews highlights the following new features: Interface for both the Editor and Organizer Revel integration in Organizer New tools in the Quick Editor workspace Changes to the Actions palette Pen and Ink, Comic and Graphic Novel filters Vignette, Tilt-Shift, High Key, and Low Key Guided Edit effects Places, People and Events Organizer work modes Changes for Adobe Camera Raw Supercharged folder view Online content The Task bar Exposure and Vibrance sliders in Quick Edit At the same time, Andrews provides a comprehensive overview of the most used tools and techniques in the rest of the program. Readers also benefit from a being able to access book resources and instructional videos at the associated website photoshopelements.net. They can also extend their learning with the special Photoshop Elements for Photographers app available from the Apple App Store.
House & Home

Building Your Own Home For Dummies

Building Your Own Home For Dummies

Author: Kevin Daum

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118054062

Category: House & Home

Page: 386

View: 106

Keep construction on track with helpful checklists Turn your dream of a custom home into reality! Thinking about building your own home? This easy-to-follow guide shows you how to plan and build a beautiful home on any budget. From acquiring land to finding the best architect to overseeing the construction, you get lots of savvy tips on managing your new investment wisely -- and staying sane during the process! Discover how to: * Find the best homesite * Navigate the plan approval process * Obtain financing * Hire the right contractor * Cut design and construction costs * Avoid common mistakes
Photography

Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide

Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide

Author: J. Dennis Thomas

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118145920

Category: Photography

Page: 272

View: 722

The Nikon D5100 is a perfect companion to a photographer searching for a top of the line entry-level DSLR camera. Offering full HDR capability, enhanced night vision shooting, enhanced audio capability, and 1080p HD video; the D5100 is packed with a wide-range of useful features. The Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide will teach you how to work use each of these impressive features and capture everything from stunning still photos to cinematic quality movies. Chapter 1: Exploring the Nikon D5100- This chapter identifies every button, dial, and indicator on your camera and walks you through setting up your Nikon D5100 for immediate use. Chapter 2: Nikon D5100 Essentials- This chapter teaches you how each of your camera’s modes functions, from fully automatic to the daunting manual mode. It also covers how to adjust key exposure settings such as ISO, shutter speed, and aperture. Chapter 3: Setting Up the Nikon D5100- Chapter 3 covers the Nikon D5100’s menu screens and how to navigate your way through them in setting up and using your new camera. Chapter 4: Selecting and Using Lenses for the Nikon D5100- In this chapter, you’ll find advice on choosing the best lenses for your camera, including recommendations for a variety of budgets and skill-levels. Chapter 5: Understanding Exposure- This chapter gives a primer on the fundamentals of exposure to allow you to take the best possible photos now that you know how to make all necessary adjustments to your camera settings. Chapter 6: Working with Light- Within this chapter, you’ll find an explanation of flash options from shooting with the built-in flash, modifying flash exposure, shooting with a speedlite, or using a wireless flash, and much more. Chapter 7: Working with Live View and Video- Chapter 7 teaches you the tips, tricks, and workarounds you’ll need to effectively use your live view as well as to capture stunning video. Chapter 8: Real- world Applications- This chapter refreshes your photo knowledge with overviews on how to shoot landscape, portrait photography, action photography, night photography and more. Chapter 9: Viewing and In-camera Editing- In this chapter, you will learn how to view and download your images from the D51000 as well as how to use the many in-camera editing options. Appendix A: General Photography Tips- This appendix offers refreshers on depth of field and rules of composition. Appendix B: Accessories- This appendix teaches you how to utilize the remote control, video accessories, GPS unit and much more. Appendix C: How to Use the Gray Card and Color Checker- A bonus gray card and color checker are provided (bound within the book) to help you get the color right on every shot. This appendix teaches you how to make the most of this great add-on. The Nikon D5100 Digital Field Guide is a friendly, efficient, clearly-illustrated guide that will enable you to confidently capture beautiful images with your new Nikon D5100.
Computers

RHCSA Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (UPDATED)

RHCSA Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (UPDATED)

Author: Asghar Ghori

Publisher: Asghar Ghori

ISBN: 9781775062141

Category: Computers

Page: 620

View: 136

HIGHLIGHTS > Covers ALL Latest Official Exam Objectives for RHCSA 8 including Containers and Shell Scripting > Great for Self-Study and In-Class/Virtual Training > 108 Real-Life Step-By-Step Exercises and Shell Scripts > 80 Do-It-Yourself Challenge Labs > 408 Review Questions & Answers > 4 Realistic Sample RHCSA Exams (23 tasks per exam) RHCSA Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (UPDATED): Training and Exam Preparation Guide, Second Edition provides in-depth coverage of the latest RHCSA EX200 exam objectives that include Shell Scripting and Containers. The most definitive guide available on the subject, this book explains concepts, analyzes configuration files, describes command outputs, shows step-by-step procedures (includes screenshots of actual commands executed and outputs they produced), and challenges the readers’ comprehension of the concepts and procedures by presenting plenty of additional labs and sample realistic exam tasks to perform on their own. This book has 23 chapters that are organized logically, from setting up the lab to the fundamentals of Linux to sophisticated Linux administration topics. The book covers the topics on local RHEL 8 installation; initial interaction with the system; basic Linux commands; compression and archiving; file editing and manipulation; standard and special permissions; file searching and access controls; user monitoring and authentication files; users, groups, and password aging; bash shell features and startup files; processes and task scheduling; basic and advanced software administration techniques; system boot process and bootloader; kernel management and system initialization; logging and system tuning; basic and advanced storage management tools and solutions; local file systems and swap regions; network device and connection configuration; remote file systems and automounting; time synchronization and hostname resolution; the secure shell service; firewall and SELinux controls; and shell scripting and containers. Each chapter highlights the major topics and relevant exam objectives at the beginning and ends with several review questions & answers and Do-It-Yourself challenge labs. Throughout the book, figures, tables, screen shots, examples, notes, and exam tips are furnished to support explanation and exam preparation. This book includes four sample RHCSA exams that are expected to be performed using the knowledge and skills attained from reading the material, following the exercises, and completing the challenge labs. The labs and the sample exams include hints to relevant topics and/or exercises. This book may be used as a self-learning guide by RHCSA 8 exam aspirants, a resource by instructors and students to follow in physical and virtual training sessions, an on-the-job resource for reference, and an easy-to-understand guide by novice and non-RHEL administrators.
Computers

Revit Architecture 2014 Basics

Revit Architecture 2014 Basics

Author: Elise Moss

Publisher: SDC Publications

ISBN: 9781585038121

Category: Computers

Page: 544

View: 928

Autodesk Revit 2014 Basics for Architectural Design is geared towards beginning architectural students or professional architects who want to get a jump-start into 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures. This book is filled with tutorials, tips and tricks, and will help you get the most out of your software in very little time. The text walks you through from concepts to site plans to floor plans and on through reflected ceiling plans, then ends with an easy chapter on how to customize Autodesk Revit to boost your productivity. The advantages of working in 3D are not initially apparent to most architectural users. The benefits come when you start creating your documentation and you realize that your views are automatically defined for you with your 3D model. Your schedules and views automatically update when you change features. You can explore your conceptual designs faster and in more depth. Learning to use Autodesk Revit will not make you a better architect. However, it will allow you to communicate your ideas and designs faster, easier, and more beautifully.
Computers

Revit Architecture 2017 Basics

Revit Architecture 2017 Basics

Author: Elise Moss

Publisher: SDC Publications

ISBN: 9781630570255

Category: Computers

Page: 626

View: 465

Autodesk Revit 2017 Basics for Architectural Design is geared towards beginning architectural students or professional architects who want to get a jump-start into 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures. This book is filled with tutorials, tips and tricks, and will help you get the most out of your software in very little time. The text walks you through from concepts to site plans to floor plans and on through reflected ceiling plans, then ends with an easy chapter on how to customize Autodesk Revit to boost your productivity. The advantages of working in 3D are not initially apparent to most architectural users. The benefits come when you start creating your documentation and you realize that your views are automatically defined for you with your 3D model. Your schedules and views automatically update when you change features. You can explore your conceptual designs faster and in more depth. Learning to use Autodesk Revit will not make you a better architect. However, it will allow you to communicate your ideas and designs faster, easier, and more beautifully.
Computers

Revit Architecture 2016 Basics

Revit Architecture 2016 Basics

Author: Elise Moss

Publisher: SDC Publications

ISBN: 9781585039821

Category: Computers

Page: 598

View: 893

Revit Architecture 2016 Basics is geared towards beginning architectural students or professional architects who want to get a jump-start into 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures. This book is filled with tutorials, tips and tricks, and will help you get the most out of your software in very little time. The text walks you through from concepts to site plans to floor plans and on through reflected ceiling plans, then ends with an easy chapter on how to customize Autodesk Revit to boost your productivity. The advantages of working in 3D are not initially apparent to most architectural users. The benefits come when you start creating your documentation and you realize that your views are automatically defined for you with your 3D model. Your schedules and views automatically update when you change features. You can explore your conceptual designs faster and in more depth. Learning to use Autodesk Revit will not make you a better architect. However, it will allow you to communicate your ideas and designs faster, easier, and more beautifully.