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

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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 ...
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AC source symbol in TikZ circuits.ee.IEC library

I can draw an AC source manually: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0,0) sin (1,1) cos (2,0) sin (3,-1) cos (4,0); \draw (2,0) circle (2.5); \end{tikzpicture} How do I declare an ACsource symbol so ...
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Defining a \newcommand for environment in CircuiTikz

I have made the following macro for an op-amp with open connectors in circuitikz: \newenvironment{opamp5}[5] { \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[op amp] (opamp) {}; \draw (-2,-0.49) to[short, o-] ...
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Drawing switches in circuitikz with connectors (dots)

I'm trying to draw an example of the logical operation of a logic gate for an analog electronics report. In the following code: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (-3,0) to[battery] (-3,2); \draw (-3,2) ...
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Different switch symbols in circuitikz?

I'm wondering if there are other commands associated with the switch symbol so that one doesn't have to specify if the switch is open or closed. I would like the switch symbol with two connectors and ...
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Electric circuits in TeX, LaTeX, and Friends

What are some ways to draw electric circuits in TeX systems? I'm making this community wiki since I haven't found a question related to this. I was thinking along the lines of circuitikz. What do ...