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Touch Sensitive On/Off Circuit 555 Timer
Make sure to double-check your connections using the circuit diagram and schematic below. You can use this while you follow along in the tutorial vide..
Time Lapse Intervalometer for SLRs with 555 timer IC
This instructable started with my previous camera hack making a remote shutter release. I found a 555 timer tutorial and realized how great it would b..
555 timer ic operation
The 555 Timer is an integrated circuit used as a timer, a pulse generator, tone generator and many other circuit functions, all from one universal IC function. Each pin function is described and design recommendation are given when required. A Monostable Multivibrator setup is used as an example to describe the operation of the 555. The basic bloc
Amplifier Timer Circuit Schematic
This circuit turns-off an amplifier or any other device when a low level audio signal fed to its input is absent for 15 minutes at least. Pushing P1 the device is switched-on feeding any appliance connected to SK1. Input audio signal is boosted and squared by IC2A & IC2B and monitored by LED D4. When D4 illuminates, albeit for a very short peak, I
Car Headlights Timer Circuit Schematic
This device is a simple timer, allowing to keep on the headlights of your vehicle for about 1min. and 30sec. , e. g. when accessing some dark place, without the necessity of coming back to switch-off the lights. Pushing on P1 allows C1 charging to full 12V battery supply. Therefore Q1 is driven hard-on, driving in turn Q2 and its Relay load. The...
This egg timer, which is both simple and functional, shows once again that it is not essential to use a microcontroller for everything these days. The circuit consists of only two ICs from the standard 4000 logic family, a multi-position rotary switch and a few individual components. The combination of a 4040 oscillator/counter and a 4017 decimal
Multipurpose Flip-Flop Timer
This particular timing circuit can be used to time one-shot events from a few seconds to a few hours. And in standby mode (ie, with RLY1 and LED1 off), its power consumption is very low. The heart of this circuit is a low-cost CMOS 4011 quad NAND gate, with IC1a & IC1b configured as a standard Set/Reset flip-flop. Briefly pressing switch S1 to sta
Three Hour Timer
Manufacturers of cordless drills generally recommend a battery charging time of three hours. Once the charging time is up the battery must be disconnected from the charger: if you forget to do this there is a danger of overcharging the battery. This circuit, which sits between the charger circuit and its battery socket, prevents that possibility:
Hydrogen Generator 555 Timer Pulse Width Modulation Circuit
How to Make a Hydrogen Generator 555 Timer Circuit PWM. This Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) Circuit could Produce Hydrogen on Demand..
I don`t the right place to post this but I`ll try my luck here: I`m looking to build a timer for a pump. I want the pump to run for 5 minutes, then..
12v 10 minute Off-Delay timer
I have an Xbox 360 console which used to have a problem with the 3RLOD, I decided to remove the stock heatsinks and install a Koolance external water cooling system. This has remedied the fault with the console superbly (the console now operates at a max. load temp. of 43 deg. C. ) and the 3RLOD hasn`t returned in over 6 months of use since the mod
APPLIANCE CONTROL USING TIMER - PROJECT
I am going to present you fabulous Electronic project, DEVICE CONTROL USING TIMER. By using this circuit you can turn ON an appliance at a desired time for a specific time interval. You can use this concept to control the operation of a furnace or central air conditioning unit so that it comes on at a desired time. For example, a timer may be
SMOKE DETECTOR USING 555 TIMER
I am presenting you a simple smoke sensing alarm circuit using 555 timer. By using this circuit you can detect smoke and it alarms when the air is contaminated. Let me introduce you the components used in it. This smoke detecting alarm is based directly on an astable multivibrator and sensor (Photo interrupter module). The sensing module trig
SIMPLE DELAY TIMER FOR ONE MINUTE
A Simple Transistorized one Minute Delay Timer Circuit. It doesn`t include any complex or critical parts. You can use this circuit to generate a time delay of about one minute. That is, When you press the switch (Push button type is preferred) the LED turns ON and it prolongs for a 1 minute time. By pressing the switch, the capacitor starts...
TV REMOTE JAMMER CIRCUIT USING 555 TIMER
A Tv remote jammer circuit, using NE555 timer IC. By using this you can watch your favorite TV channel without any interruptions. Ie; No one can be able to change the channel by means of remote, if the circuit remains ON. The circuit is simple to make at your own home, with very low cost. Let`s go deeply into the specification and requirem
555 Timer LED Flasher Circuit
All of the parts in this list are generally available through Radioshack for less than $20. I highly recommend using breadboard! You`re bound to make mistakes your first time and soldering it will only make your fail worse (double fail ). I`ve compiled this tutorial into two "methods", one is the classic schematic and the other is a step by step g
Bedside Lamp Timer
Convert Digital Mains Timer To Low Voltage
If you go to most supermarkets today you will see plug in mains powered digital programmable timers. These are designed to be used to automatically turn lights on and off, to turn washing machines on when you are out and so on. Prices start from as little as 5 pounds ($10) and these products are very feature rich often offering full seven-day...
Camera external shutter circuit 555 timer
Having wired the camera with external shutter leads I now needed a way to trip them. They needed to be tripped (i. e. connected together via a relay) at a regular interval, perhaps 2 seconds, starting at launch. I had read that a 555 timer chip configured as a multivibrator can work. I purchased Engineer`sas a timer. Mini-Notebook, 555 Timer...
Sequence timer diagram composed by NE555
This is the sequence timer diagram composed by NE555. The timer can set time any time when the power is connected, break and control the external system to work. In the circuit, K1-K3 are relays used to control the corresponding system to work, adjust the resistance of the RP1-RP3, which can change the break time of the relay. The pin 2 and 6
TIMER IS AUTOPATCH KEYER
Frequency change produced in Colpitts oscillator by metal object near tank coil is indicated by 565 PLL connected asfrequency meter. Oscillator frequency increases when search coil is brought near nonferrous metal object. Oscillator frequency decreases, as indicated by lower meter reading, when coil is brought nearferrous object. Signetics Analo
9 Second Digital Readout Countdown Timer
This circuit provides a visual 9 second delay using a 7 segment digital readout LED. When the switch is closed, the CD4010 up/down counter is preset to 9 and the 555 timer is disabled with the output held high. When the switch is opened, the timer produces an approximate 1 second clock signal, decrementing the counter until the 0 count is...
Relay pull-in timer circuit in time process
the circuit has two-stage circuit structures, the timing time is about 0. 5~12s, and in figure (b), the range of the timing time is 1~160s. The parameters of transformer: iron chip: M42/15. 7 silicon steel sheet; winding: 0. 18mm, enameled copper wire 1200turns.
Timer circuit with 106 fixed preset time
The foot 13 between valve value 1 and valve value 2 will suck the transistor base current. If relay releases, after recovery time 0.5s, to press key then it will start to switch process again. The timer is composed ofwindow discriminator TCA965 to. After pressing the key Ta, decision time capacitance C will charge. transistor T1 obtains base...
Cumulative timer circuit diagram
The cumulative timer circuit consists of resistor R1 and spreadsheet internal crystal oscillator BC, and it is shown as the chart. R1 and R2 choose the metal film resistors: R3 ~ R5 select the 1/8W metal film resistors. C select the aluminum electrolytic capacitor with voltage being above 10V. VD1 ~ VD4 use the 1N4007 silicon rectifier diodes;...
Timer automatic electric rice cooker circuit diagram
Improved one-shot timer circuit composed of 2 PUT
Figure 1 is an improved trigger timing circuit composed of 2 PUT. If you add the set signal, the circuit will be set, transistor VT1 turn to the conduction state, the relay K will be energized action. It supplies voltage for the delay voltage at the same time. Therefore, the capacitor is charged by C1. PUT1 is conducted by positive voltage. C1...
Preset Outage Timer of Electric Cooker Remote_Control
As shown in the figure is a preset outage timer of electric cooker circuit. Time of the timing circuit ranges from 1 hour to 12 hours, which can be regulated by PR.The timing mode is counting typeand control method mode is preset outage timing. The circuit uses BT33 to produce trigger signals of thyristor VS. If BT33 stops vibrating, VS will...
The function generator composed of 555 timer
The chart shows a function generator circuit composed of 555 timer. The circuit consists of a CH7555 timer and some transistors and RC components. It can generate triangle wave, square wave, sine wave, sawtooth and square wave sweep simultaneously. Ramp can be positive or negative. The frequency of various waveforms is adjustable from 0.1Hz ~...
CMOS 4011 Long Delay Timer
A very long time constant is provided by R1 and C1. C1 discharges and the near zero voltage at its positive lead is applied to the high impedance inputs of the..
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Ultrasonic distance finder circuit
The circuit described here uses ultrasonic oscillations and operates based on the propagation velocity of these oscillations in the air. Thus, we can easily determine the distance of two points if the time within which the wave travels this distance is measured. There are three main categories of distance measurement methods in use: a) By...
Simple Metal detector circuit with CD4030
Sometimes the precious metals are hidden too deep and are not detected except with complicated devices. In many cases, however, small pieces of precious metal buried near the surface can be detected by relatively simple means. Everyone is very attractive to find something potentially valuable, hidden a few centimeters below the soil. So many...
Fully automatic watering circuit for flower pots
Many times for various reasons we forget or can not water the plants that we have in our homes. And many humidity sensors units just notify us with a beeping sound or with a flashing light, that the pot needs watering. But what if we are away from home? This circuit comes as a solution to this problem. Depending on humidity of the pot at...
Simple deep searching metal detector circuit
The principle behind a metal detector is really very simple. Proof of this is the circuit that follows, in which it proves that the construction of a metal detector can be done in the minute, with few components that we find very easily everywhere. With the circuit of this metal detector, it is possible to detect a metal coin in depth of 90 to...
Sub-Harmonic Bass Converter for Electric Guitars
The sub-harmonic bass generator is a sound producing unit for guitars. The sound it produces looks very much like that of the bass guitar. The octave generator is sometimes quite unusual since it does not produce any of the usual ways of coloring the sound, such as filtering or distortion. Instead, a frequency division system produces outputs...
Echo Depth Sounding Sonar for Boats
In the past the sounding (sea bottom measurement) was done with the "bullet", that is, with a heavy lead object that the seamen plucked into the sea hung from a calibrated rope. As soon as the "bullet" reached the bottom, the depth appeared directly from the calibration of the rope. This arrangement still exists in some yachts. The big...
100W HiFi Audio Amplifier Circuit
This Amplifier was designed to have the following specifications: Distortion less than 0.1% at full power of 100W even at 20KHz. Power has to be attributed to an extended bandwidth. The output transistors must be protected against short circuits. The power supply must be symmetrical so that no electrolytic capacitors are needed at the outlet....
Plant-Pot Water Level Indicator Circuit
A series of LEDs serve to alert the gardener when plants need water. Using two conventional digital integrated LEDs and a series of LEDs, we make a very useful device for gardening. The device detects the amount of water in the pot and alerts the grower. The circuit of the device is shown in Figure 2. The water detection is made from the bottom...
Analogue Sound Preasure dB-Meter Circuit
The best human ear can capture sounds from 20Hz to 20KHz. These limits are known to be the broadest that can exist. Normally the normal limits range from 100Hz to about 13KHz and depend on the age and health of the individual. We for our measurements and to have a good accuracy we will get the limits of 20Hz to 20KHz. A sound to be heard does...
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