Reference

A selection of tutorials, reprints and articles

"Power Generation from Pipelines to Pylons" - the full story of electricity distribution from a CCGT power station all the way through to the power outlets in your home. It was a special feature in August and September 1999 EPE, and I've reproduced and web-enabled it here for the first time. It includes some location photos of a power station under maintenance that you won't find anywhere else. Read more...

How to read circuit diagrams

This online primer is written in plain English and explains how circuit diagrams and symbols are interpreted. It's a lot easier than it looks, once you get the idea. Read more...

How to solder electronics

If you want to learn how to solder electronics then this is the place to be! Now also available on Kindle. Read more...