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May 1973 Popular Electronics
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May 1973 Popular Electronics

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Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles from Popular Electronics, published October 1954 - April 1985. All copyrights are hereby acknowledged.


May 1973

Vol. 3, No. 5


Letters from Our Readers - Parts Cost $$$ in Canada 8
Effective Radiated Power, by Gladden B. Houck, Jr. 34
The MOSFET, by Adolph A. Mangieri 51
Do You Know Your DC Circuits?, by Arthur H. Seidman 58
Understanding Ungrounded Oscilloscope Measurements, by Virgil A. Thomason 67
Amateur 2-Meter FM Repeaters, by Willard R. Moody WA3NFW 84
Mac's Service Shop: Biological Effects of Electrical Shock, by John T. Frye 86
Fastest Electronic Device 90
Solid-State Scene: IC Comparators and Op Amps, by Walter G. Jung 94
Understanding Your Triggered Sweep Scope, by Virgil A. Thomason 100


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