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Electronics for dummies - McComb G.

McComb G., Boes E. Electronics for dummies - Wiley publishing, 2005. - 433 p.
ISBN: 0-7645-7660-7
Download (direct link): electronicsfordummies2005.pdf
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nails, as probes, 318 NAND logic gate, 107, 108, 133 National Electrical Code, 96 NC (normally closed) switch, 104, 135-136 needle-nosed pliers, 47-48, 241 negative temperature coefficient (NTC) thermistor, 114, 393 neon bulb, 306-307
nickel-cadmium (NiCad) battery, 102, 393 nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) battery,
102, 393 nippy cutter, 47, 48, 345 NOR logic gate, 107, 109, 134 normally closed (NC) switch, 104, 135-136 normally open (NO) switch, 104, 135-136 North Carolina State University Electronics Tutorial (Web site), 386 npn junction, 16 NPN transistor, 87, 132, 133, 206 NTC (negative temperature coefficient) thermistor, 114 NTE (Web site), 84 n-type semiconductor, 393 nut driver, 50
• O •
objects, programming, 292-293 Ocean State Electronics (Web site), 386 ohm (unit of measurement), 14, 22, 65, 393 Ohm’s Law equation, 26, 394 online calculators, 28 power in, 27-28 working with, 26-28, 375-377 oil, 55
Olimex (circuit board manufacturer), 273 one-time programmable (OTP), 394
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Electronics For Dummies
Online Guide for Beginners in Electronics (Web site), 386 OOPic microcontroller, 290-292 open circuit, 394 open position, 394 operating voltage, 116 operational amplifier (op amp) description, 155, 394 inverting mode, 155 polarity, 137 schematic symbol, 132 OR logic gate, 107, 108, 133 oscillator crystal use in, 111 description, 394 output as input signal, 17 oscilloscope audio waveform display, 227 bandwidth, 219 battery testing, 226-227 bench model, 217 delayed sweep feature, 218 description, 214-216, 394 digital storage feature, 218 frequency determination, 228-230 handheld, 218 PC-based, 218 resolution, 219 setting up, 224-226 using, 219-221, 226-230 voltage measurement, 219-220 waveforms, 215, 221-222, 227, 229 when to use, 223 OTP (one-time programmable), 394 outlets, electrical, 14 Outpost (Web site), 371
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pads, circuit board, 250, 394 paper capacitors, 72, 73 Parallax battery holder, 354 Board of Education (BOE), 289, 341 Javelin, 288 servo motor, 350 Web site, 354
parallel circuit, 145-146 part number, on schematic, 130 parts bin, 49 parts sources All Electronics, 369 Allied Electronics, 370 B.G. Micro, 370 Dick Smith Electronics, 372 Digikey, 370
Electronic Goldmine, 370 Farnell, 372 Fry’s Electronics, 371 Jameco Electronics, 371 mail order shopping do’s and don’ts, 372-374 Maplin, 372
Mouser Electronics, 371 RadioShack, 371-372 surplus, 374 passive infrared (PIR), 112 PCB. See printed circuit board peak current, LED, 82 peak inverse voltage (PIV) rating, 80, 82 perf board, 245-248 Phillips screws/screwdriver, 44, 45, 394 Philmore-Datak (Web site), 386 phosphorus, 16 photocell/photoresistor description, 111 schematic symbol, 139 photodiode description, 112, 131 schematic symbol, 139 photographic method, of PCB creation, 255-256 photoresist, 252, 256, 259, 394 photoresistor, in light alarm project, 314-315 phototransistor description, 112 in infrared detector, 308-310 schematic symbol, 139 in siren project, 310-311 for testing AC signal frequency, 228-230 piano wire, 351 PICMicro (Microchip), 290
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piezo disc, 305-307 piezoelectric buzzer, 118-119, 136 piezoelectric circuit project, 305-307 piezoelectric effect, 118, 394 pin headers, 98 pinout, 90-91, 134
pins, integrated circuit, 90, 91, 156-157 PIR (passive infrared), 112 PIV (peak inverse voltage) rating, 80, 82 plastic acrylic, 328 enclosure, 32 as insulator, 10-11 screws, 46 self-lubricating, 55 transistor case, 85 pliers locking, 50, 51 needle-nosed, 47-48, 241 plugs description, 98 schematic symbol, 129 pn junction, 16, 394 PNP transistor, 87, 132, 133, 206 polarity capacitor, 77-78 diode, 81
schematic symbol, 136-138 polyester capacitors, 72, 73 polystyrene capacitors, 72, 73 positive temperature coefficient (PTC) thermistor, 114, 394 potentiometer in blinking light project, 302-304 description, 65, 394 dial type, 69-70 in light alarm project, 314-315 range, 69
schematic symbol, 138 in servo motor, 342, 345-347, 357 slide type, 70
testing with multimeter, 202 uses of, 151
in water tester project, 318 power description, 25, 394 Ohm’s Law and, 27-28, 148-149, 376
resistor, 68-69 schematic symbol, 125 unit of measurement, 22, 68 power, sources of batteries, 98-102 solar cells, 102-103 power supply AC to DC conversion by, 14 current capacity, 365 variable, 364 voltage, 364 wall transformer, 31, 32 power transistor, 85 precision resistor, 66, 68, 202, 394 prefixes, used in electronics, 23-26 prescaler, 364, 395 Press-n-Peel (Web site), 386 printed circuit board (PCB) cleaning, 254-255, 262, 270, 272 computer aided design (CAD), 275-278 copper cladding, 250-255, 259, 264 creating by photographic method, 255-260 creating by transfer film method, 260-264 cutting, 253-254 design rules, 272-273 double-sided, 250 drilling, 270-271 etching, 250, 252, 265-270 exposing, 259-260 how they are made, 252 insulation, 251 layout creation, 264-265 manufacturers, 272-273 mask, 255-256 mirror image, 257 multi-layer, 250
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