This up-to-date book shows, step-by-step, how to read, interpret, and create schematic diagrams This revised, illustrated guide explains in plain language how to understand high-precision electronics schematics--and how to draw them. The book starts by defining what is meant by schematic representation and goes on to present and discuss increasingly complex electronic components and circuitry. Beginner's Guide to Reading Schematics, Fourth Edition, shows you how to identify parts and connections, decipher element ratings, and apply diagram-based information in your own electronics projects. Written with the novice in mind, yet useful to more advanced technicians, the book features new…
Stan Gibilisco is a professional technical writer who specializes in books on electronics and science topics. He is the author of The Encyclopedia of Electronics, The McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Personal Computing, and The Illustrated Dictionary of Electronics, as well as over 20 other technical books. His published works have won numerous awards. The Encyclopedia of Electronics was chosen a "Best Reference Book of the 1980s" by the American Library Association, which also named his McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Personal Computing a "Best Reference of 1996."