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Experiment 8 - The astable Multivibrator

Take a look at the circuit shown. The astable multivibrator uses two capacitors C1 and C2 as coupling element.

Circuit of an astable multivibrator. (Enlarge)

Circuit diagram of an astable multivibrator.

When you attach the battery, the multivibrator switches incessantly between LED1 and LED2 back and forth.

Blinker

This circuit is also known as blinker, blinker circuit or flashing circuit.

But how do you influence the switching times? More on that in the next experiment.

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