Circuitbuilding Do-It-Yourself For Dummies by H. Ward Silver

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Here's the fun and easy way to start building circuits for your projects

Have you ever wanted to build your own electronic device? Put together a thermostat or an in-line fuse, or repair a microphone cable? This is the book for you! Inside you'll find the tools and techniques you need to build circuits, with illustrated, step-by-step directions to help accomplish tasks and complete projects.

As you accomplish the tasks throughout the book, you'll construct many projects while learning the key circuitbuilding principles and techniques. Find out about measuring and testing, maintenance and troubleshooting, cables, connectors, how to test your stuff, and more.

Stuff You Need to Know

The tools you need and how to use them

How to make sense of schematics and printed circuit boards

Basic techniques for creating any circuit

How to make and repair cables and connectors

Testing and maintenance procedures

About H. Ward Silver

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Ward Silver (St. Charles, MO) has been a ham since 1972 when he earned his Novice license (WNØGQP). His experiences in ham radio led him to a 20-year career as an electrical engineer, designing microprocessor-based products and medical devices. Ward is Lead Editor and an author of several publications with the American Radio Relay League. His popular email newsletter, "The ARRL Contest Update" reaches 25,000 readers twice a month. He is the author of Two-Way Radios and Scanners For Dummies, and Circuitbuilding Do-It-Yourself For Dummies.
Published July 28, 2011 by For Dummies. 412 pages
Genres: Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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