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Basic electronics explained in cool informative way (Schematic and IR Light Update)

Basic electronics explained in cool informative way by Colin of Makezine, including simple electronic experiments.

Videos as follows:- (links are URL)

  1. Transistors                      
  2. Resisters
  3. Capacitors
  4. Intergrated Circuits
  5. Diode
  6. Light Emitting Diode
  7. Inductor
  8. Ohms Law
  9. How a Diretional Antenna works (yagi element)
  10. How Make your own Printed Circuit Boards
  11. Filters - Light Organ - sound to light
  12. Digital to Analog converter
  13. Piezo Crystal
  14. Oscilloscope basic rundown
  15. PWM - Pulse Width Modulation
  16. Switches
  17. Fibre Optics
  18. Power Supply (Circuit Skills)
  19. Schematics
  20. Infra-Red Light

Its well worth subscribing to the makemagazine youtube channel for obscure robotic ideas (many from LMRs)

For a general dive into electronics this site is highly recommended talkingelectronics

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The LED Video is cool - just have to gets some of the Silicon-carbide and a cats whisker to experiement......