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    The preamp board wired up. This is the original preamp board. The circuit was adding a simple reverb circuit that totally ruined the sound of the amp so later we bypassed and removed this part of the circuit. The third socket from the left and its associated circuitry were removed.

    The preamp board wired up. This is the original preamp board. The circuit was adding a simple reverb circuit that totally ruined the sound of the amp so later we bypassed and removed this part of the circuit. The third socket from the left and its associated circuitry were removed.

1914 “ELECTRICITY FOR BOYS” By J. S. ZERBE, M.E.

I recently decided to try to find some of the old technology books I fondly remember reading as young boy. I recall reading this book in wonder and curiosity. I also recall at the age of 8 years old not really having a full grasp of the materials covered in this book. It served to introduce me to terms and some concepts that seemed fantastical to me but the auther seemed confident in what he wrote and so I struggled to wrap my young mind around the concepts and information presented. I never had any formal training in electronics outside of an Ohms Law class I took somewhere along the way and I suppose you might also consider some of the physics classes I took in college.  I was excited to find this book and I highly recommend it for anyone interested in learning electronics. The information is presented in easy to understand concepts and projects involving magnets and other simple items that are commonly available. I will say I noticed a few things that are no longer available but most are. You may right click this file HERE and choose “Save As” option to save it on your computer. It is covered under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included
with this eBook or online at http://www.gutenberg.org

THE “HOW-TO-DO-IT” BOOKS “ELECTRICITY FOR BOYS”
Copyright, 1914, by THE NEW YORK BOOK COMPANY

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