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Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 1 [Resistors, capacitors, inductors, switches, encoders, relays, transistors]

Platt, Charles (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781449333898
  • ISBN: 1449333893
  • Physical Description: print
    xxi, 272 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Sebastopol, California : Maker Media, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Previous editions published by O'Reilly & Associates.
Formatted Contents Note: How to use this book -- Battery -- Jumper -- Fuse -- Pushbutton -- Switch -- Rotary switch -- Rotational encoder -- Relay -- Resistor -- Potentiometer -- Capacitor -- Variable capacitor -- Inductor -- AC-AC transformer -- AC-DC power supply -- DC-DC converter -- DC-AC inverter -- Voltage regulator -- Electromagnet -- Solenoid -- DC motor -- AC motor -- Servo motor -- Stepper motor -- Diode -- Unijunction transistor -- Bipolar transistor -- Field effect transistor -- Appendix A : schematic symbols.
Summary, etc.: This comprehensive volume on electronic components covers power, electromagnetism, and discrete semi-conductors and includes key information on electronics parts for your projects -- complete with photographs, schematics, and diagrams. You'll learn what each one does, how it works, why it's useful, and what variants exist.
Subject: Passive components -- Encyclopedias
Electronic apparatus and appliances -- Encyclopedias

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