Many of us grew up learning about electronics from Forrest M. Mims classic book Getting Started in Electronics. Since the demise of Radio Shack, we’ve been glad to see his work revived through Circuit Classics.
Here Forrest describes the tools he used to hand-draw each and every page of Getting Started in Electronics, including pages from the originals:
A stencil and an eraser are important are for getting every detail just right in a hand-drawn book!
His subsequent book, The Engineer’s Notebook, was hand-inked in India Ink on mylar transparencies
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