How big are modern transistors?

Answer As of January 2010, the world's smallest transistor is composed primarily of carbon atoms, and is about one nanometer wide. However, most silicon transistors used in modern commercial applications ... Read More »

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Where can i buy transistors?

On One Hand: There Are Many Online Transistor SuppliersThere are a number of online retail suppliers for transistors. Among the more popular are Mouser, DigiKey, Allied Electronics and Global Sour... Read More »

How to Use Tip Transistors?

Transistors containing the abbreviation "TIP" are power transistors. These transistors are typically used for applications requiring high voltage, large amounts of electrical current, or both. Whil... Read More »

Where are transistors used?

Transistors are used in all electronic items. They can be found in cars, aircraft, computers, cameras, microwaves and other common items. Transistors are used to control the flow of electricity wi... Read More »

How to Use Darlington Transistors?

In a transistor circuit, two transistors can be connected together to create a practical circuit called a 'Darlington pair'. When a Darlington pair is created, the two transistors act as if they ar... Read More »