{circuitikz} is a package for drawing electrical networks with TikZ.

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How can I increase the vertical size of a pre defined transformer core?

How can I increase the vertical size of a pre defined transformer core? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{mathrsfs} ...
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Draw a special element (line with a cross in the middle) in circuitikz

I need to draw a wire that looks like That is the symbol my lecturer uses for the Josephson junction. I googled a bit and it seems to be the commonly used symbol for such an element, so it would ...
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New component in circuitikz

I want to create a new element to use in a circuit diagram. So far I have used CircuiTikz for the circuit diagram, but I am not familiar with the low level PGF commands that defines the standard ...
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economic circuit

Having seen some examples of electronic circuits, I would like to make an economic one like this one: I haven't found any relevant example, so would like your help. In case that somebody is ...
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Does a workaround or solution exists for the label conflict of circuitikz and TikZ?

I would like to use circuitikz with TikZ. However, I find that circuitikz modifies or does not recognize TikZ labels. The author of circuitiz has commented that in the "released version of CircuiTikz ...
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vco lowpass etc. don't work. Circuitikz

How come that circuitikz does not give me the vco I intend to build? See this code: \documentclass[tikz, border=10pt, 12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{verbatim} ...
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How to increase the size of circuit elements

I want to draw a simple circuit in which a large parallel plate capacitor with a dielectric in between is connected to a battery like this: I tried the following code so far: ...
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Multi way switch in circuitikz

I wonder whether there is a symbol of a sort of multi-way switch in circuitikz. That is to say a switch like the "spdt" (single-pole-double-throw), but with more switching positions. I need something ...
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Dieletric on Capacitors circuitikz

How can i fill the interior of a capacitor and label it using a greek letter in order to represent a dieletric inside the capacitor? My Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Drawing custom logic gates with circuitikz or circuits.logic library

Is it possible to draw custom logic gates like the following one using circuitikz? Alternatively, is it possible to draw them easily with the circuits.logic library in tikz?
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how to draw a T network using circuitikz

someone can help me to draw this using circuitikz package, thanks in advance. the T-network should have generic bipoles.
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Drawing a circuit

How can I create the following drawing? I want to add the following diagram to my report: I hear it can be done in LaTeX so I read some of ...
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CircuitTiKz lines not straight

I made a schematic using following code: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[op amp, scale=2] (opamp) {} (opamp.+) -- (-2.38,-3) node[ground] {} (opamp.+) node[left, ...
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How do I contribute to CircuiTikZ? [closed]

Update (29 Dec 2012) The author has already update CircuiTikZ (Thank you, Massimo!). It should be integrated into the CTAN official repositories in a few days. The package is now hosted in Github for ...
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Supply rails in circuitikz

I am trying to draw the circuit below, however I am having difficulty in drawing the connections to the supply rails. I've abused the sground node since it is the same as the typical symbol for power ...
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Circuitikz - remove base pin on PNP transistor

I want to remove the base pin at the transistor, using circuitikz. How do I do that? Here's a MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} % ------- Enable UTF8 characters ------- % ...
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How to include variables from tikz/pgf into pgfdeclareshape

\documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} \pgfdeclareshape{oscillator} { \anchor{center}{\pgfpointorigin} % within the node, (0,0) is the center \anchor{text} % this is used to ...
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mirroring antenna symbol in CircuiTikZ

I want to change the left to right antenna to right to left one as the receiver requires mirror image of transmitting antenna. This is my simplified code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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straight voltage arrows in circuitikz

I want straight voltage arrows in circuitikz, but all are bowed. Someone has a new solution? The bowed arrows are totally ugly. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How can I add a box in an electric circuit?

I'm working in this ciruit: I googled how to make a box like this (Load box) but I didn't find any similar example. What I found of more similar was to use a nport but with no examples. Does ...
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How can I adjust these draws in the same horizontal line?

How the circuits are: I tried to use \begin{circuitikz}[american voltages, baseline=(current bounding box.base)] instead of \begin{circuitikz}[american voltages, baseline=(current bounding ...
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Making FFT Figure using LaTeX Tikz

I've been writing a paper on the FFT, and need to implement an image showing the basic premise of the 2-radix algorithm used. The image I want to create using Tikz is as follows. However, I've hardly ...
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Help in this transistor level ciruit

I'm working in this circuit: Here what I have done: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{center} ...
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Circuitikz - extend arrow length

In this circuit, made using CircuiTikZ, \documentclass{article} \usepackage[american,siunitx]{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} ...
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Tikz - change symbol of pmos

The default pmos symbol which appears in such a simple code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture}[american] ...
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How to circle one part in an electric circuit?

I am working in this circuit. I need to circle a part of it, but even after search I could't see how to do it. The code is: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{circuitikz} ...
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Label american current source correctly

I am trying to put a label in the right of the american current source, but it doesn't want to go. I tried to use l>=$4$A instead of i>=$4$A but there is an error on that. I tried to use v ...
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How to center an arrow between two images from circuitkz?

Searching the issue I only found answers for pictures... I would like to shift these arrows here: Here I would like to shift not only the arrow but the equation too. Is it possible? Here both ...
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label of the resistors using circuitkz

How can I put the label of the resistors horizontally instead of being in the same direction of the component? I tried to use [R, l=$R_c$:-90] as an example I saw but it didn't work. ...
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Circuitikz: resistor badly drawn if xscale=-1

With this simple circuit \documentclass{article} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz}[xscale=-1] % this xscale must be specified also in the opamp \draw (0,0) to ...
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Circuitikz - drawing error with complex circuit

If I try to compile the circuit in this answer, it gives me the weird error: Undefined control sequence \draw on the line \draw (oa.+) -| (gnn) node[ground]{}; and the following ones. I ...
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Circuitikz: increase the distance of a resistor label

In such a simple circuit \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[siunitx]{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} Resistance: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to [R=$R$,*-*,v=$V_1 - V_2$] ...
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circuitikz wrongly displays european voltages

The voltages arrows are misplaced with respect to the components, in this case a resistor. \begin{figure}[!h] \centering \ctikzset { bipoles/length=1cm} \begin{circuitikz} [european ...
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which package is used for this circuit schematic?

I am wondering which package is used for this circuit? I have tried circuitikz, but it seems different with the attached picture. Who knows about it?
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Showing charge on capacitor in circuitikz

Is there any way to show the charge on the plates of a capacitor in circuitikz? The manual does not say anything about it.
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Suspension Points in Circuitikz

I need to write this TL equivalent circuit in Latex using circuitikz but i don't know how to implement the suspension points. Does anybody know how to do it?
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Create a triangle in a block diagram with tikz

I've been trying to create a triangle as a buffer in my diagram, but i get the error: !Package pgfkeys Error: I do no know the key '/tikz/buffer' and I am going to ignore it. Perhaps you misspelled ...
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How to draw a DC motor in circuitikz

I'm using circuitikz to create an electric circuit diagram. I'd like to draw a DC motor like this: or this one: It looks like there's no symbol for motors in circuitikz. I'm using ...
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Create a memory node

How can I create a node with this form: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{matrix} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.pathreplacing} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Digital circuits

A can't find examples about what I want to do with the circuitTikZ package. I want to put a letter and a black port at the left of this circuit and I want the nand4 to act like an inverter. ...
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Help with non-conventional electrical circuits

I am trying to draw two different circuits for several days and just can't get all the parts together. I tried different packages like TikZ and circuitikz but not sure which one is the best for these ...
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How do I use circuitikz package in TikzEdt?

I'm using TikzEdt and I'm currently using the circuits.ee.IEC tikz library. As far as I'm aware, there is no variable capacitor component. However, there is a tex package called circuitikz that does ...
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How do I insert a tikzpicture inside a circuitikz circuit using relative coordinates based on circuitikz?

In particular I want to insert a rectangle between the two open ends (between R1 and ground) in this circuit? \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} ...
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How do I place a transistor in circuitikz so that its collector (or any particular node) is at a given coordinate?

\documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage[american,siunitx]{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[transformer] (T) {}; \draw (T.B1) to [D] (3,|-T.B1) to [R] ...
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How do correct the height of the transformer in circuitikz?

\documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage[american]{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[transformer] (T) {}; \draw (T.B1) to [D] (3,0) to [R] (3,-2.1) to ...
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How do I rotate the ammeter in circuitikz so that the 'A' in symbol uses horizontal baseline?

I have just started to use Latex. I am using circuitikz package. Whenever I draw a voltmeter or ammeter on a vertical section, the 'A' or 'V' is rotated. How do I make it to use the horizontal ...
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Lining amplifiers up in circuitikz

I'm struggling to get amplifiers to sit nicely in my circuits. Here's the code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{figure}[H] \centering ...
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Space between equal points circuitikz

\documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz}[european, scale=1] \draw (0,0) node[ocirc]{} -- ++(right:1) ...
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Battery symbol in circuitikz

Is it possible to make circuitikz draw battery-symbols like this:
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Label node in CircuiTikz

It is easy to set a label to a component, but is it possible to place a label on a single node? For example, what I would be after, circled in red here: