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Electricity and Electronics: Videos

Library and online resources to get started with electricity and electronics

How to Solder

"How to Solder Electronics" by Curiousinventor

YouTube page with transcript for "How to Solder Electronics"

Basic Soldering

YouTube user coldrestart gives soldering tips.

YouTube page with transcript for "How to Do It: Basic Soldering"


"Oscilloscope Tutorial Part 2 - Basic Usage" by Afrotechmods
Also see Part 3
- Advanced Functions
and Part 1- Choosing an Oscilloscope

YouTube page with transcript for "Oscilloscope Tutorial Part 2 - Basic Usage"

Electrical Safety

Starsky and Hutch, er -- Lamar and Ron -- show how NOT to work with electricity.
The video ends with helpful electrical safety tips.

Films on Demand - Streaming Videos

Films on Demand is a web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos anytime, anywhere. 

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When you access Films on Demand from off campus, you will be prompted to log in. Please use the UH Web Login Service and enter your UH user name and password.

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YouTube: Schematic Symbols

"Electric and Electronic Symbols" is a quick, fun review of the symbols used in diagrams and schematics. By AHProduction1214.

For a more in-depth explanation, see "Basic Schematic Symbols" by Stan Gibilisco.

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