WorldCat Identities

McComb, Gordon

Overview
Works: 108 works in 394 publications in 8 languages and 12,753 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Software  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor
Classifications: TJ211, 629.892
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon McComb
The robot builder's bonanza : 99 inexpensive robotics projects by Gordon McComb( Book )

60 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes educational but fun projects, from building basic motorized platforms to giving a machine a brain--teaching it to walk and talk and obey commands
Troubleshooting and repairing VCR's by Gordon McComb( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronics for dummies by Cathleen Shamieh( Book )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and French and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makes the scary topic of electronics fun, demystifying everything from circuits to schematics. The perfect introduction for electronics do-it-yourselfers and hobbyists-and the perfect supplement for anyone studying electronics in school
Electronics for dummies by Gordon McComb( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical introduction to electronics that covers tools and equipment, safety, circuits, schematics, soldering, multimeters, logic probes, and oscilloscopes and provides instructions for several simple projects, including printed circuit boards and robots
Robot builder's sourcebook by Gordon McComb( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A directory for those seeking information on amateur and educational robotics, containing over 2000 listings of robot suppliers, including mail order and local area businesses, and containing resources for both common and hard-to-find parts and supplies
Compact disc player maintenance and repair by Gordon McComb( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lasers, ray guns, and light cannons : projects from the wizard's workbench by Gordon McComb( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... How to build more than 88 exciting projects with inexpensive, easily obtained components and step-by-step illustration-ladel instructions."--Cover
JavaScript sourcebook : create interactive JavaScript programs for the World Wide Web by Gordon McComb( Book )

17 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gordon McComb's gadgeteer's goldmine! : 55 space-age projects by Gordon McComb( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plans and instructions for building plasma sphere generator, Tesla coil, piezo film speaker and amp, Kirlian camera, laser alarm system, fiberoptic communications link, variable-rate strobe light, radiation detector, fiberoptic vibration detector, computer control interface, high-tension induction coil, Van de Graaff generator, long-range transmitter, He-Ne laser pistol, holography darkroom, seismograph, infrared radiation scope, audio amps, universal receiver, superconductor disc, robots, and other electronic projects
The laser cookbook : 88 practical projects by Gordon McComb( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubleshooting and repairing fax machines by Gordon McComb( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VCRs & camcorders for dummies by Gordon McComb( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lighthearted approach to VCRs and camcorders, using a simple style, cartoons, and humorous icons to present serious information about how to master recording and take great pictures. Discusses the capabilities of the machines, taping, programming, and caring for the VCR, deciphering the camcorder's knobs and buttons, and troubleshooting
Web programming languages sourcebook by Gordon McComb( Book )

13 editions published in 1997 in English and Polish and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD-ROM includes library of customizable scripts and programs, and a collection of utilities
Arduino robot bonanza by Gordon McComb( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Create high-tech walking, talking, and thinking robots. Breathe life into the robots of your dreams--without advanced electronics or programming skills. Arduino robot bonanza shows you how to build autonomous robots using ordinary tools and common parts. Learn how to wire things up, program your robot's brain, and add your own unique flair"--P. [4] of cover
Using WordPerfect 6.1 for Windows, special edition( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working with Word : the definitive guide to Microsoft Word on the Apple Macintosh by Chris Kinata( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building speaker systems by Gordon McComb( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Web commerce cookbook by Gordon McComb( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD-ROM contains: CGI scripts for order processing, user validations, and site management -- Freeware and cutting edge Web commerce utilities -- HTML code, programs, and server files -- Ready-to-use templates
Gordon McComb's tips & techniques for the electronics hobbyist by Gordon McComb( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in Spanish and English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WordPerfect 5.1 macros and templates by Gordon McComb( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Dutch and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assumes good working knowledge of WordPerfect; i.e., know how to write and edit text, how to format text using codes, and how to print documents. Knowledge of the advanced features also valuable. Latest release as of this writing is version 5.1
 
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The robot builder's bonanza : 99 inexpensive robotics projects
Alternative Names
Mac Comb, Gordon

MacComb, Gordon

MacComb, Gordon 1957-

Mc Comb, Gordon

McComb, Gordon

맥콤, 고든

マッコーム, ゴードン

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Troubleshooting and repairing VCR'sElectronics for dummiesElectronics for dummiesRobot builder's sourcebookLasers, ray guns, and light cannons : projects from the wizard's workbenchJavaScript sourcebook : create interactive JavaScript programs for the World Wide WebGordon McComb's gadgeteer's goldmine! : 55 space-age projectsThe laser cookbook : 88 practical projects