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Pirate Radio and Video : Experimental Transmitter Projects (Electronic Circuit Investigator Series): Braga, Newton C.: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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Pirate Radio and Video : Experimental Transmitter Projects (Electronic Circuit Investigator Series)
Pirate Radio and Video : Experimental Transmitter Projects (Electronic Circuit Investigator Series)
Publisher : Newnes
Published Date : 2000/12
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780750673310

BookWeb Price : S$ 156.48
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Language : English

Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A90705000 A90707000
Publishers: Commercial
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Language of Publication: English
Edition: First
Physical Format: Paperbound
Academic Level: Extracurricular
Table of Contents
 
Preface                                            vii
About the Author                                   x
  Useful Information about Transmitters            1  (40)
    Producing Radio Waves                          1  (4)
    Frequency                                      5  (4)
    The Law                                        9  (1)
    Transmission Techniques                        9  (26)
    Antennas                                       35 (1)
    Some Practical Circuits                        36 (5)
      1.5 to MHz Variable Frequency Oscillator     36 (2)
      CW Shortwave Transmitter                     38 (3)
  FM and VHF Transmitters                          41 (100)
    Small FM Transmitter                           41 (4)
    Small FM Transmitter Using a PNP Transistor    45 (5)
    Five FM Microtransmitters                      50 (11)
    High-Power FM Transmitter                      61 (7)
    FM Transmitter Using an IC                     68 (5)
    Two-Transistor FM Transmitter                  73 (3)
    Two-Stage FM Transmitter                       76 (8)
    Three-Transistor FM Transmitter                84 (4)
    High-Power Push-Pull FM Transmitter            88 (4)
    Pirate FM Station                              92 (8)
    High-Power Varicap FM Transmitter              100(11)
    Stereo FM Transmitter                          111(8)
    FM Super Transmitter                           119(8)
    FM Transmitter Using a Vacuum Tube             127(8)
    Voice-Effects Transmitter                      135(6)
  Special-Purpose Transmitters                     141(46)
    Noise Transmitter                              141(5)
    Alert FM Transmitter                           146(5)
    Wireless FM Event Monitor (Version 1)          151(8)
    Wireless Event FM Transmitter (Version 2)      159(12)
    Wireless FM Alarm                              171(10)
    FM Beep Emitter                                181(6)
  Medium-Wave and Shortwave Transmitters           187(54)
    Small AM Transmitter                           187(3)
    Medium-Wave Repeater                           190(5)
    MW Radio Link                                  195(6)
    Two-Transistor MW Transmitter                  201(6)
    Shortwave Telegraphic Transmitter              207(3)
    One-Transistor Shortwave Transmitter           210(6)
    FET Shortwave Transmitter                      216(4)
    Small, Two-Stage MW/SW Transmitter             220(4)
    High-Power AM Tube Transmitter                 224(8)
    High-Power Tube CW Shortwave Transmitter       232(9)
  Other Transmitters                               241(44)
    Transmissions through the Earth                241(8)
    Small UHF Transmitter                          249(5)
    Experimental Digital Transmitter               254(2)
    CD Player/Walkman® FM Transmitter          256(4)
    Spyphone: The Super-Micro FM Transmitter       260(6)
    Through-the-Wall Communication System          266(5)
    Laser Beam Communication System                271(6)
    Video Transmitting Station                     277(8)
  Miscellaneous Projects                           285(12)
    Field Strength Meter                           285(3)
    12 V x 5 A Power Supply for Transmitters       288(3)
    Dip Meter                                      291(6)
Appendix                                           297
    A.1 Morse Code                                 297
    A.2 Resistor Color Code                        298
    A.3 TV and Other Broadcast Frequencies         298
    A.4 Wavelengths/Bands                          299
    A.5 Bare Annealed Copper Wire                  299
    A.6 Propagation Characteristics of Radio       300
    Waves
    A.7 Names of the Frequency Bands               300
    A.8 International Phonetic Alphabet            301
    A.9 Component Dealers                          301
 
This pirate radio and video handbook contains over 30 projects for constructing UHF, VHF, AM and FM transmitters with a minimum investment. It discusses how to build the transmitters, troubleshoot problems, test outcomes and even synthesize several types of equipment into a powerful system.
This pirate radio and video handbook contains over 30 projects, showing how to construct your own station with a minimum investment for maximum learning. With projects for UHF, VHF, AM and FM transmitters, it covers the gamut of popular bands and outputs. It discusses how to build the transmitters, troubleshoot problems, test outcomes and even synthesize several types of equipment into a powerful and unique system.
Written with the electronics hobbyist in mind, each project includes basic diagrams, instructions and advice on how to make each project work best for you. There are also a dozen special projects for test equipment and system set-ups.

Contents
Transmitters; FM and VHF transmitters; special purpose transmitters; medium wave and short wave transmitters; other transmitters; useful information.