Find the Hidden Electronics Components
July 1965 Popular Electronics

July 1965 Popular Electronics

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Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles from Popular Electronics, published October 1954 - April 1985. All copyrights are hereby acknowledged.

If you like word puzzles, then maybe you'll want to give this word search with names of common electronics components hidden within a matrix of random letter a go. It appeared in a 1965 issue of Popular Electronics magazine. Keep that in mind while searching for the Mystery Word. Enjoy.


Find the Components

By A. Janson

Twenty-two electronic components are listed below. See if you can find them among the letters in color - they can read forward, backward, up, down, or diagonally. Circle each word as you find it. There is also one unlisted item that is quite well known to electronics enthusiasts - it has 18 letters!


1) Transistor

2) Resistor

3) Switch

4) Coil

5) Crystal

6) Sockets

7) Lamp

8) Fuse

9) Tube Socket
     (one word)

10) Knobs

11) Jack

12) Trimmer

13) Rheostat

14) Heat Sink
     (one word)

15) Photocell

16) Coax

17) Probe

18) Choke

19) Relay

20) Shield

21) Lugs

22) Braid

23) ???



















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Posted May 16, 2018