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555 Astable (Tone Generator) Project Kit

555 Astable (Tone Generator) Project Kit
 555 Astable (Tone Generator) Project Kit555 Astable (Tone Generator) Project Kit 
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Part Number:  KIT2117
Brand:  Proto-PIC
Requires Soldering:  Yes
Application:  Learning
Requires Programming:  No

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This kit is perfect for studying the use of a 555 timer in its astable mode, where it produces a square wave output. The frequency of which is adjustable via the variable resistor. The board has a choice of two outputs. The logic output can be used to drive another IC or a speaker can be connected so the tone is heard (e.g. a door bell). The push button switch connects to the reset line such that the IC is only active when the button is pressed.

This kit contains:

  • 1 x 555 Timer IC
  • 1 x 8 pin IC Holder
  • 1 x 3.3Kohm Resistor
  • 1 x 10Kohm Resistor
  • 1 x 47Kohm Potentiometer
  • 2 x 10nF Ceramic Capacitors
  • 1 x BC547 NPN Transistor
  • 1 x Push To Make Switch
  • 1 x PP3 Clip Lead
  • 1 x 3AA Battery Holder
  • 0.5m connecting wire
  • 1 x Tone Generator PCB
  • Supplied in Tough Plastic Box with internal dimensions of 95 x 60 x 35mm

PCB dimensions: 40mm x 40mm.

Requires 3 x AA batteries and depending upon desired use a speaker, both available separately.

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