{tikz-circuit-lib} concerns the circuit library for TikZ-pgf

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How can I get optional arguments in a TikZ-circuits.ee.IEC symbol?

Good Evening, so in the following Code, I have 'new' circuit symbol, named 'converter'. In short: I use a 'generic circle', but I do not show him; I paint a pgf-rectangle over it and at least a ...
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Can I use the circuitikz tripole shapes without loading the complete circuitikz package?

I'm using the tikz circuit library for my drawings. But I just realized that I need Transistors. These exist for circuitikz, but not in the tikz library. Is there a way to only use the circuitikz ...
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circuit tikz library with relative paths breaks LED

Using circuits library with relative paths breaks the LED for me. Here a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{circuits.ee.IEC} \begin{document} ...
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Create custom logic symbols for TikZ circuits

I would like to use custom logic symbols with the TikZ circuit library. For example some symbols of the 7400 series. What would be the best approach to easily create different symbols, that cant be ...
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TikZ, standalone and circuite.ee.IEC, strange bounding box

I'm using standalone to create PDF output of a tikzpicture. But I run into a problem when I use the circuit library. Here's a mwe that shows that simply adding the line ...
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tikz circuit library annotation based on shape dimensions

I'm trying to define a new annotation for tikz circuit library which surrounds a shape with a circle of max(minimum width, minimum height). updated with new information from Qrrbrbirlbel's comments, ...
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Tikz US-style components and other components

In circuittikz there is a full library of US-style components like the +/- voltage source, directed arrow current source, etc. As far as I can tell from the documentation, the Tikz circuit library ...
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mirror node shape

I have to draw a diagram and would like to fit it on a page, thus i have not much space. Therefore I have to "stack" some gates, however it would be beneficial if I could put the outputs of the logic ...
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Bussymbol for tikz circuit lib

I am looking for a way to draw a symbol to indicate a bus/multiple wires. I have seen (though I am unable to google reference pictures) schematics with a wire that has a diagonal line (45°) across it, ...
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How can I improve those voltage annotations

In France, we draw an arrow above or below a dipole to represent the potential difference between its two poles. I'm trying to automate this using the ideas of the tikz circuits library (not ...
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How can I make this circuit as a module? [closed]

I started to use the circ package and I would like to draw this kind of black box, but the final result is unsatisfactory: how can I take advantage of LaTeX principles in this kind of code? For ...
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TikZ logic alignment

I'm trying to create various logic circuit diagrams using the circuit library of TikZ (it allows multi-input gates). I'm using a matrix, but this causes issues with the input wires not lining up with ...
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TikZ circuits: symbol for gas discharge tube?

In the TikZ circuit library, is there a symbol for a gas discharge tube? In the manual I could not find anything regarding this (and the whole symbol list in there seems rather short, anyways).
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TikZ circuits: Resistor is rotated by 90 degrees

I have a problem with TikZ circuit library. The following code produces a circuit, but the resistor is rotated by 90 degrees: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How do I know the direction of my TiKZ circuit element?

I'm trying to create my own symbols for current and voltage sources - basically I want the current source as an encircled arrow in the direction of the current, and the voltage source as a + and - ...
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Complicated logic circuit drawing with Tikz - two input buffer gate?

i'm trying to draw similar image with Tikz and Circuit Library, so far i'm stucked at drawing buffer gate with two labeled inputs (IBUFGDS and IBUFDS), standard library have a gate with only one ...
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Ground symbol from circuits.ee.IEC library

I wish to draw a ground symbol in a circuit diagram using the circuits.ee.IEC TiKZ library. The example in the PGF Manual (pdf) on page 311 shows exactly what I want. However, when I try to draw it, ...
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Fixing a circuit diagram

Making some electric circuits in tikz for the very first time, and need to replicate the following image Not a very complicated circuit. Now here is what I have done so far ...
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Drawing 3d circuit diagram

I've started using tikz only few weeks ago and find it utmost useful todraw beautiful picutres.But now i'm a bit stuck on a 3d circuit which should resemble the physical structure and hope the experts ...
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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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How do I color just labels for specific components in the tikz circuits library?

I follow a convention in which I make voltages blue and currents red. Making the current direction red is pretty simple. I just add "color=red" to the options for the specific current direction. But ...
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How do I achieve consistent font sizing in a tikz circuit?

When creating a circuit using the tikz circuits library, the objects may have a variety of different constructions. There may be labels containing fractions and there may be ordinary paths with ...
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Circuit lines not completed in tikz using circuits library

Please forgive me if the answer to this question should be obvious. I have read the TikZ manual, and ordinarily one would address this issue with cycle, but cycle behaves funny with the circuits ...
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Change make contact graphic in TikZ circuit lib and add closed option

Is it possible to change the appearance of the var make contact symbol from the TikZ circuit library as follows (i.e. add the second circle) and add a "closed" option as shown in the following ...
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Ammeter and Voltmeter for the circuit TikZ library

How can I make the Voltmeter and Ammeter symbols look like in the follwing picture using the circuits.ee.IEC library? I just managed to do this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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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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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?