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Posted by Don Kuenz - 3 hours ago
Do you personally use a plastic solderless breadboard for your
If not, what do you use for your prototypes?
Posted by Jim Thompson - 14 hours ago
Widlar's Early Treatise on Semiconductors, so large a file to E-mail,
I put it up on my website so you can download it...
Posted by Jim Thompson - 23 hours ago
I have some blank wall outlet cover plates, claiming to be "nylon".
Do you think I could punch a hole thru one of these with a chassis
punch, or is it likely to shatter?
Posted by Anand P. Paralkar - 1 day ago
Has anybody read the book "Introduction to Semiconductor Devices" by
Robert J. Widlar (Bob Widlar)?
I am enthused by the comments about this book by Bo Lojek, (author...
Posted by Bret Cahill - 2 days ago
Most resisters follow ohm's law. The higher the current the greater the voltage drop.
Is there any passive device in electronics where the voltage drop is constant no matter the current?
Posted by Jim Thompson - 3 days ago
LogicStepTable.pdf on the Simulation Tools & Macros Page of my
Simulate a uP/uC stepping control signals into your Analog circuitry.
You just set VH and VL to your liking, fill ...
Posted by Pimpom - 4 days ago
I want to make a 1W red LED blink at ~1 Hz. Providing the best
possible visibility from a distance is vital and takes precedence
over consideration of power consumption. Nevertheless, I'd like
Posted by Bill Bowden - 5 days ago
I've had this intermittent problem for over a year now where I turn the key
and nothing happens. No click from the solenoid, all lights lit on the dash
and total silence, no engine cranking. It wo...
Posted by Jim Thompson - 6 days ago
I need a rail-to-rail I/O OpAmp, 5V Vcc is fine, slow speed setting a
What would you guys in the discrete world recommend as being
well-behaved, no peculiarities, etc? (And readi...
Started by Unknown 7 days ago
I need to explain if electronics is science or art. Or part science and part art. Which part is science and which part is art?
Thanks in advance.