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When The Siren Sounds – A Useful Circuit

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In Greek mythology, a siren was a demonic being (half bird, half woman). Later on this idea was transformed in art into a mermaid: a combination of a fish and a woman. Mechanical and electromechanical versions were invented even later, and electronic models were developed in the last century. Sirens… Read more »

IC 4060 Design Note

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IC 4060 is an excellent integrated circuit for timing applications. Its ten active high outputs can give time delay from few seconds to hours. With a few components, it is easy to construct a simple but reliable time delay circuit. IC 4060 is an Oscillator binary counter cum frequency divider…. Read more »