Mims Circuit Scrapbook V.I.


  • Forrest Mims

Here it is--a collection of Forrest Mims's classic work from the original Popular Electronics magazine! Using commonly available components and remarkable ingenuity, Forrest shows you how to build and experiment with circuits like these:analog computers color organs digital phase-locked loops frequency-to-voltage and voltage-to-frequency converters interval timers LED oscilloscopes light wave communicators magnetic field sensors optoelectronics pseudorandom number generators tone sequencers and much, much, more!
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Book information

  • Published: September 2000
  • Imprint: NEWNES
  • ISBN: 978-1-878707-48-2


"Here's a real hands-on book for the tinkerer, filled with all sorts of interesting and useful circuits." --Popular Communications "If you do any kind of real-world interface or embedded systems work, don't miss this one." --PC Techniques

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Analog CircuitsChapter 2: Light and Light CommunicationsChapter 3: LED CircuitsChapter 4: Test and Measurement CircuitsChapter 5: Power SourcesChapter 6: Digital CircuitsChapter 7: Experimenter, Hobby, and Game Circuits