Salvage in Space by Jack Williamson:
Science Fiction Inventions, Technology and Ideas
Rip-roaring tale of mining exploration done among the asteroids by rough-and-ready men who pilot small asteroids using directly attached rocket engines - all by the seat of their pants!
(Salvage in Space)
An engine attached to an asteroid to drive it through space.
A device for capturing ferrous meteors.
Someone who roams the solar system, hunting for metal in meteors.
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