Encyclopedia of Electronic Components Volume 3: Sensors for Location, Presence, Proximity, Orientation, Oscillation, Force, Load, Human Input, Liquid ... Light, Heat, Sound, and Electricity

Charles Platt Encyclopedia of Electronic Components Volume 3 Reviews Summary

Ratings Breakdown

Rated 4.7 by 592 people

Pros from Reviews

  • Great gift
  • Easy to understand
  • Packed with knowledge
  • Well explained
  • Informative and concise
  • Good value
  • Clear diagrams and illustrations
  • Approachable and great for hobbyists

Cons from Reviews

  • Not as good as hoped
  • Lacks depth for research
  • Requires some digging
  • Not a progressive book
  • Needs more 'glue' between topics
  • Some topics addressed inadequately
  • Can be hard to find information quickly
  • Not a dedicated reference manual

Notable Features

Hands-On Experiments
Reference Charts
Component-by-Component Reference Circuits
Introductory Electronics Tutorial
Covers Fundamental Electronic Components
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