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Nuts & Volts Magazine (November 2016)

Shielding and Shielded Cables

By H. Ward Silver    View In Digital Edition  

For low frequency control, switching, and DC power, it is possible to get the job done without worrying too much about wiring and cabling practices. However, when RF gremlins begin to appear, suddenly, a whole new set of cautions and constraints gets piled on to your “simple” project. This article provides an overview of shielding, including some practices you should know as a defense against these gremlins.


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