E–pub Retronics – 80 Tales of Electronics Bygones by Jan Buiting


Erent in subject matter all tales in the book are told with personal gusto because Retronics IS ABOUT SENTIMENT IN ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING about sentiment in electronics engineering and repair be it to reminisce about a 1960s Tektronix scope with a cleaning lady as a A World on Fire feature or a 1928 PanSanitor boxor dubious medical use Owners of this book are advised to not exceed one Retronics tale per working day preferably consumed in the evening hours under lamp light in a comfortable chair with a piece of vintage electronic euipment close and powered.

Jan Buiting Ñ 8 Summary

Ge test euipment prehistoric computers long orgotten components and Elektor blockbuster projects all aiming to make engineers smile sit up object drool or experience a whiff of nostalgia To reflect sit up object drool or experience a whiff of nostalgia To reflect our memories are constantly playing tricks on us and honoring that one man's rubbish is another man's gem the tales in the book purposely have "NO CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER AND NO BIAS "chronological order and no bias avor of transistor man's gem the tales in the book purposely have no chronological order and no bias in avor of transistor tube microprocessor or discrete part audio or RF DIY or professional dry or narrative style Although vastly diff. Retronics - 80 Tales of Electronics BygonesUite unintentionally a one page STORY ON AN OLD HEATHKIT TUBE on an old Heathkit tube in the December 2004 edition of Elektor magazine spawned dozens of 'Retronics' tales appearing with of Elektor magazine spawned dozens of 'Retronics' tales appearing with monthly cadence and attracting a steady low *of reader eedback and contributions to the series *reader eedback and contributions to the series launching his Retronics columns Elektor Editor Jan Buiting has never been short of copy to print or vintage euipment to marvel at This book is a compilation of about 80 Retronics installments published between 2004 and 2012 The stories cover vinta.