Description

Based on the author's popular series in EDN Magazine, the book contains a wealth of information on debugging and troubleshooting analog circuits. In this book, you'll find advice on using simple equipment to troubleshoot (would you believe an ordinary AM radio?); step-by-step procedures for analog troubleshooting methods; and generous helpings of the author's unique insights, humor, and philosophy on analog circuits.

Key Features

*Provides proven methods for troubleshooting analog circuits *Accompanying disk contains over 60 pre-built Electronics Workbench circuits

Readership

Electronics engineers and technicians working with Digital and Analog electronics

Table of Contents

Introduction; Troubleshooting linear circuits - The beginning; Choosing the right equipment; Getting down to the component level; Solving capacitor-based troubles; Preventing material and assembly problems; Solving active-component problems; Identifying transistor troubles; Operational amplifiers - the supreme activators; Quashing spurious oscillations; The analog-digital boundary; Troubleshooting charts; Appendices

Details

No. of pages:
217
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1991
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Electronic ISBN:
9780080519708
Print ISBN:
9780750694995

About the author

Reviews

Combining his expertise as a senior scientist at National Semiconductor with a sense of humor and easy writing style, Pease has produced an excellent guide to analog circuit troubleshooting. - Library Journal 2004