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Title:
How electronic things work : and what to do when they don't
Author:
Goodman, Robert L., 1933-
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : McGraw-Hill, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xx, 426 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.

"Tab electronics"--Cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780071387453
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A guide to understanding and repairing electronics equipment written for the general public.


Author Notes

Robert L. Goodman is one of our nation's most popular and esteemed electronics writers. The author of over 60 books on practical electronics, he wrote his first color TV service manual for TAB Electronics in 1968. A working electronics technician with more than 40 years of experience troubleshooting and repairing virtually every piece of electronics equipment on the market, Bob resides in Hot Springs, Arkansas. A number of his books have been translated into foreign languages, including Chinese, are are international bestsellers.


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to very basic electronics "101"
Chapter 2 Radio/audio/stereo/speakers/music systems and cassette player operations
Chapter 3 Audio/video and CD player operation
Chapter 4 How color TVs, digital HDTV receivers, and PC monitors work
Chapter 5 Flat panel monitor/large screen projection set and HDTV digital TV system operation
Chapter 6 Direct broadcast satellite (DBS) system operation
Chapter 7 How video cameras and camcorders work
Chapter 8 Wired telephones, cordless phones, answering machines, and cellular phone systems
Chapter 9 How remote-control systems work
Chapter 10 Printers, copiers, and fax machine operations
Chapter 11 Digital video disc (DVD) system operation
Chapter 12 General electronics service and maintenance information