Re: Where many of the ICs we still use today were born.

Graham VE3GTC
 

speaking of SPICE and circuit simulations, another similar tool Microcap is now a free download. Seems the author has decided to retire or otherwise close shop and has made the tool freely available.

https://www.eevblog.com/forum/projects/microcap-12-is-free-(as-in-beer)-now/

cheers, Graham ve3gtc


On 2019-08-21 04:10, Tom, wb6b wrote:
HI,

This interesting article shows prototypes like I see in projects in this group, are like the test and development prototypes for many analog ICs. A look into the days before SPICE simulations became the standard.

https://www.electronicdesign.com/analog/what-s-all-pease-prototype-stuff-anyhow?NL=ED-001&Issue=ED-001_20190820_ED-001_721&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_1&utm_rid=CPG05000024615509&utm_campaign=27759&utm_medium=email&elq2=ef539cd304a741688af95f32ee05b17b&oly_enc_id=

Tom, wb6b

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