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

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Circuitikz - IC circuit with relative coordinates

I've represented an IC circuit using circuitikz, but it's a bit too rough to what I prefer. In particular I would like to use relative coordinates in this case and connect them to the ``IC device'' so ...
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Set label name on two lines in CircuiTikZ

I'm a very beginner in using circuitikz in my tex documents. I'd like to obtain a label that shows both the part name and the component value. Looking in this forum I found this solution: ...
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Display ICs with circuitikz

How can I represent a IC using circuitikz? I'm thinking of something like this: I checked the whole manual and searched this information on google, but found nothing. It's hard to believe that no ...
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Using circuitikz, how do I make a ground node and link to it from several others?

I'd like to get two or three nodes linking to a ground symbol (this is not an electric circuit), as in this attempt: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} ...
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Drawing a motor shaft in TikZ

I'd like to create a picture like the one with TikZ: I've already created the electrical part using circuitikz. I'd like to add the part on the right (the motor's shaft with arrows), but don't know ...
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Industrial schematics [closed]

I'm investigating if it is possible to generate electrical schematics for industrial machinery with the LaTeX ecosystem. They are quite different from electronic circuits because are developed ...
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Increasing number of ports in circuitikz gate

Is it possible to add two ports to the gates (nand, and, or, not) in circuitikz on the top and bottom for reference voltages in a similar fashion to how they exist for the op amp?
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How to make the code of a circuitikz diagram more flexible?

I am a beginner in LaTeX, and TikZ, trying to use them for industrial documents. The sample code below (largely made with previous help) shows a circuit made with circuitikz. However I have now the ...
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Linux circuitikz [closed]

I'm making my first steps with circuitikz. But I'm a bit disappointed, because despite having texlive-full, some elements from the library aren't recognized while compiling, like thyristor, ...
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Drawing a Power Flow arrow in circuitikz

Is it possible to draw a power flow arrow in circuitikz? I'd like to draw an arrow point away from the voltage source on the right that indicates the flow of power towards the left. What I'm after ...
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Circuitikz label in middle of open circuit

I've just started using Circuitikz and and I'd like to know how one would go about getting a label say, 'v', in the middle of the open circuit (perhaps with a plus and minus either side of it). Also, ...
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How to draw a boolean circuit diagram in circuitikz?

How would I draw this image: using circuitikz? What I have so far is \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,2) node[and port] (myand) {} (2,1) node[or port] (myor) {} (myand.in 1) node[anchor=east] {A} ...
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Block Diagrams in TikZ

for my thesis i need to put some block diagrams in my LaTeX document. I was recommended to use TikZ for that. This is the only sample code i could find. Do you guys maybe have some tutorials / doc ...
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How to improve a small electrical diagram with TikZ and circuitikz?

I am a beginner in LaTeX, trying to use it for an industrial document. I am trying to make a small circuit in order to illustrate a point. However, I would like to: add a sort of legend, such as ...
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How to draw a quarter car model in LaTex? Which is basically a two masses and spring system

This is the code that i have been able to write up but i would like to make it better and label the springs and dampers and draw the ground. Also i need to draw the direction of the motion which would ...
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imagen beside a math

how I can make me stay in the following way but instead of using $ using the command / begin {align} for me to number the mathematical formulas to reference them later? \begin{center} ...
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How to draw circled transistors

How to draw a circled transistor in circuitikz? I did not find any info about circled transistors in circuitikzmanual.pdf.
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How can I invert the poles of an OP-AMP in circuitikz?

I have an op-amp in my circuit, but I would like the + pole to be above and the - pole to be downward. I don't know how to do that. (Sorry I can't upload an image, it is my first post) Can anybody ...
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How to combine two dipole and tripoles efficiently in circuitikz?

I'm trying to learn how to use circuitikz to draw some circuit diagrams. So far it is going pretty well, except that now I've run into a problem when trying combine dipole circuit elements (such as ...
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Spacing circuit element labels from their elements with CircuiTikz

I want to draw a resistor with a resistance value showing and a voltage label showing as well. This is content-wise an MWE of everything I want: \documentclass{article} ...
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Circuitikz: polar capacitor terminals polarity labels are wrong

When using circuitikz to draw some circuit pictures, I noticed that the terminal polarity labels are incorrect (I believe) for polar capacitors. Consider the following: \documentclass{article} ...
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Voltage labels too close to circuit element with circuitikz 2.4

Since upgrading to circuitikz 2.4, I noticed that the voltage labels are way too close to the circuit elements. For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[american ...
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How to draw this circuit (or something similar) with circuitikz?

I've been playing around with circuitikz, and am really loving it so far. The only problem is that I really don't know how to adapt it when there a symbol that I want is not present. For example, ...
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Grid customized

I would like to build a grid such as the figure shown below where each grid point is surrounded by some of the two curves that describe below. First curve: an outline around the point forming a ...
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Circuitikz symbols in TikZ circuit library

Some time ago, I asked about Relationship between tikz circuit library and circuitikz?. wh1t3 wrote: "However, as far as I know there is nothing the circuitikz package does that the TikZ circuit ...
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circuitikz labeling

I am trying to create a few logic circuits for a class that I teach. After brief investigation I decided to use TikZ library circuit due to the lack of the support by PSTricks for American notation. ...
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Opposite poles battery in circuitikz

This might be a simple question, but I would like the battery positive pole to be to the left, and to the right as the default, (0,0) to [battery, v=$\varepsilon$] (2,0) Also, is there an option ...
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Best way to make circuit diagrams for LaTeX?

I'm using PCTex (WinXP) and looking for the best way to make circuit diagrams for LaTeX. Something that will allow me to include many arrows, comments and equations around the schematic. The ...
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Label name in circuitikz

Is it possible to get a labelname in circuitikz to be equal to the output from \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{circuits.ee.IEC} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} ...
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Voltage sign convention (European vs. American) in Circuitikz

This time I dive into Circuitikz. Anyway, I've got a problem with the american and european styles of e.g. voltages. IIRC Voltage drops are counted positive which means the voltage arrow in the ...
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Relationship between tikz circuit library and circuitikz?

Is there any relationship between tikz circuit library and circuitikz, for example that one is build on top of the other. Are they compatible in some way? Is one of them in some way obsolete?
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Battery symbol in circuitikz

Is it possible to make circuitikz draw battery-symbols like this:
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Using circuitikz to generate logic circuit diagrams? [closed]

How can I use circuitikz (or similar library for small code) to generate logic circuit diagrams with full variable life. x ---[and1]--- z y ---[and1]--- z So f(x,y)=z An image of the kind of ...
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Drawing circuit diagrams (with logic gates) in LaTeX

I'm having some difficult drawing circuit diagrams with logic gates in LaTeX. I've tried with circuitikz and pst-circ. \begin{pspicture}(-1,-1)(5,3) \logicand[ninputs=2,invertinputa=true, ...
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Scaling components in CircuiTikz

I would like to know how to scale a single component in CircuiTikZ. There are several possibilities to scale paths, a hole diagram, etc., but I didn't find a way to do so with a single component. ...
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Circuitikz doesn't recognize units

For example when I use \ohm or \micro it throws an error. For example, in the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to ...
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Scaling in CircuiTikZ

When scaling a circuit with the scale option: \begin{circuitikz}[scale = 'some_scale_factor'] all the coordinates are well scaled but not the components. How to correctly scale the whole scheme?
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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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CircuitTikZ — relative coordinate

Is it possible to use relative coordinate for bipoles ? For example to draw a conductor, we can use : (0,0)-- ++(2,0), and I'd like to do the same with bipoles. Thanks !
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CircuiTikZ — create new component

How can I create a new component and include it in CircuiTikZ? For example a 4 bit adder?
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In a circuitikz diagram, how can I avoid the labels overlapping each other, add +/-, and add custom elements?

I cut this out so that there is no confusion. I have this picture: And I've managed to draw this: The code is as follows: \begin{figure} \begin{circuitikz}[european] \draw[o-] (0,2.2) to ...
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Plotting circuits with circuitikz

I have one small problem (I managed to draw what I needed, and for a first timer I'm very proud of myself XD). I need to draw image like this: And what I managed to get is this: So, the resistor ...
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Creating custom electronic components in TikZ

In Tikz there is an opportunity to draw logical gates,... I was wondering if it is possible (and easy) to make custom components, like a CMOS-transistor, a Multiplexer, flip-flop,... Perhaps these ...
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Better alternative to Circuitikz?

I'm a bit confused about all possible package to draw electrical circuits. I'm new to drawing these diagrams (although I'm well known to TikZ). Is there a better package than circuitikz? I found it's ...
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Drawing vectorized digital logic circuits

I'm looking for a tool to draw vectorized digital logical circuits. I first wanted to use Circuitikz, but found out that their are only two input lines for AND and OR gates. Are there any options to ...
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CircuitTikZ - Combine Tripoles with resistors

I'm just learning how to use CircuitTikZ to draw circuits, and I am trying to draw a good looking BJT biasing circuit. But I am having making the resistors across from each other look even, and since ...
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Inlining circuit symbols

in a prevois question i asked if there was a good way to display electronics symbols in TeX, i was pointed towards circuitikz (which is awsome), but is there a way to inline a symbol in text? eg. ...
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Nesting a tikz picture and tabular within an array environment

Currently I am trying to make a nice layout of logic gates for digital electronics. I have not been able to nest a tabular environment inside of a circuitikz picture, and I'm quite new at nesting in ...
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How to make CircuitTikZ symbols smaller

Is there a way to make symbols of the CircuitTikz package smaller (like ports). Using small/tiny as argument doesn't help.
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How do I contribute to TikZ?

Stemming from this question and with due credits to @morbusg's answer, I was able to create a very fundamental symbol for the circuits.ee.IEC TikZ library, the AC voltage source. I call it the ac ...