Category Archives: Analog

Anything and everything related to analog electronics (which on this blog won’t be much, trust me.)

Third Edition

The Book Is Retired. Long Live The Book! Earlier this month, Electronics geeks around the world felt a disturbance in the Force. A presence they had not felt since 1989. This disturbance, however, was most welcome. The long-rumored Third Edition … Continue reading

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Planespotting, The SDR Way

ADS-B broadcasts allow modern-age planespotting by tracking local aircraft position reports. Continue reading

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The EBCs of BJTs

Bipolar Junction transistors (BJTs — NPN and PNP types) are inexpensive, reliable, relatively easy to use, and very useful. Here’s how they are used. Continue reading

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Data Sheet Lookup looks to be a useful source for electronic part datasheets. Continue reading

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