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

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Circuitikz transmission gate (Bowtie symbol)

After reading the manual following question remained unanswered: Is there a transmission gate symbol (the one on the right) built into tikz/circuitikz? If not, is there an extension providing the ...
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How can we draw a symbol like normally open/closed contacts in the tikz or latex?

I am facing lots of difficulty in drawing a symbol called normally open/closed conatct in tikz and latex. so I need help with drawing such a symbol and different versions of it as attached in the snip....
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Unable to use TikZ Graph Drawing and Connect Edges to Specific Anchors

I am trying to use Graph Drawing in TikZ to layout and connect logic gates. Everything seems fine until I use a layout (like layered layout in particular) and specify an edge head or tail anchor ...
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TikZ: Strange gap in logic gate input/output wires

Consider the following trivial code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc, shapes.gates.logic.US} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node[or gate US, draw, ...
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Managing text inside a logic gate in Latex

I am looking for a way to make text inside a logic gate bigger. Here you are my code: \documentclass[10pt,english, openany]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{matrix,...
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Adding dots to a circuit Latex

I am a Latex beginner and I am trying to add some black dots in a circuit. Here you are my code: \documentclass[10pt,english, openany]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \...
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Amplifier (buffer) with a “down” node

How can I draw an amplifier with a down node? On the manual are shown different types of amplifiers: fd op amp (2 in - 2 out), plain amp (2 in - 1 up - 1 out) etc. I need just an "hybrid" amp: I need ...
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Electrical Circuits with Current Direction and Active Part [closed]

I am working in a power electronic circuit that works on several modes. For different mode different parts are active and current directions are different.I saw some similar papers in IEEE Xplore. Is ...
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Changing the current direction arrow in TikZ' circuits.ee library

I want to change the arrow tip used for indicating the current directions in TikZ' circuits.ee library (first path in the MWE below) to something else, say the Stealth tip (second path in the MWE). In ...
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CircuiTikZ —How to create Warburg element

Good day, Can anyone help with how to create a new component in circuittikz. I am trying to create the Warburg element W shown in Fig.2 and replace the ch in Fig.1 with it. Thanks D.
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I'm struggling to line up op amps in circuitkz, any help?

I saw a thread which asked this same question but I didn't quite understand the answers properly (I'm new to circuitkz). Also, with such a low reputation I can't make comments to Paul Gessler in order ...
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Wires do not connect in Circuitikz

I've been trying to use relative coordinates to make my drawings more precise but it seems I don't know how the command \node works since I've been having this problem while connecting a circuit ...
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Transmission Line as a Quadrupole in Circuitikz

How do I realize a circuit with a trasmission line as a quadrupole (quadripole?) like the one in the picture (from Wikipedia)? The standard versione is just a single cylinder which means I would ...
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Help with Circuitikz

I've been trying to experiment a bit with circuitikz to make my file look cleaner and take up less space (instead of using images from circuits diagram editors). I'm simply lost in all the examples ...
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CircuiTikZ: How to draw contactor coil?

It seems the amazing package CircuiTikZ is mainly focussed on electronics or circuit boards. However, sometimes it is necessary to draw some contactor coils for relais, contactors etc. what is not ...
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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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How can I circumvent this TikZ circuits bug when placing symbols at start or at end?

In the following MWE (essentially taken from page 603 of the pgf manual), when I try to place the symbols at start and at end, two unintended effects occur: In each symbol there is an extra line ...
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How can I change the polarity of a voltage source?

`\documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[american]{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to[V,v=$...
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Help with drawing the following circuit diagram

I'm just learning how to use circuitikz and I'm trying to draw the following circuit diagram Here's what I've got so far \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[ocirc,ground]{$-m$} to[short] (1,0) ...
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How to draw two different grounds

I wanna draw a ground with three lines (see Fig. a.), but in circuitikz, the ground is associated with four lines (see Fig. b.). My question is that is it possible to draw a nice ground with three ...
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How to change the colour of only some component labels in circuitikz?

I tried to look at these previous posts to solve my problem: Coloring the current arrows Coloring the current label It seems that the solutions proposed by these posts reprogram the colour of all ...
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How to plot quantum logical gates with tikz?

I have seen many examples of classical circuit with tikz but none of quantum logical gates. Here are some of the quantum logical gates A whole circuit maybe look like
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Problem with the circuitikz environment inside a wrapfigure not displaying the image [closed]

I'm trying to insert a circuit that I've drawn using circuitikz in a wrapfigure environment, but it gives me some error and it doesn't display the circuit. Here is a MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{...
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package chemfig does not work with tikzlibrary circuits.pid.ISO14617

Using tikz and have a document with various libraries. In particular \usetikzlibrary{circuits.pid.ISO14617} works fine until I add \usepackage{chemfig} with \chemfig \documentclass[]{article} \...
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how to position the label in tikz circuit

I wish to be able to put the label of the contacts above or below in order to avoid the superposition \documentclass[border=7pt,10pt]{standalone} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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how to reverse the symbols and keep the alignment with tikz circuit

I want to draw an electrical circuit, inverting (mirror) the symbols of the contacts, but when I do, I lose the vertical alignment of the symbols and the lines are no longer horizontal. \...
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How can I produce this circuit on Latex?

I have no idea how to do a circuit with "off" itens like the S2 IGBT and diode D1 below. anyone can help me ? Here is My Code \documentclass[border=3mm]{standalone} \usepackage[siunitx,american]{...
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How to draw MUX 8:1

I have to draw an multiplexer 8:1 exactly the same as in the picture using Latex. I followed this link but I have trouble adapting it to my image (link and rename inputs). \documentclass{article} \...
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SCR (aka thyristor) symbol in TikZ circuit

I want to use the SCR symbol in a circuit drawn with TikZ library circuit. I'm able to write a tikzpicture similar to the image below but I don't know how to draw a TikZ circuit symbol (with anchors ...
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Multiple emitter transistor

I'm trying to draw a multiple emitter npn transistor and multiple collector pnp transistor. I'm using tikz to draw all my electric circuits but there is nothing about it in the documentation nor this ...
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Use in TikZ a shape from Circuitikz [duplicate]

In the circuitikz package a specific element called sinusoidal voltage source is available (it is presented in the manual, page 18, first image). The code (or part of it) is in the tex/pgfcircbipoles....
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CircuitTkZ: how to mofidy nmos symbol?

I'd like to get the following mosfet symbol (depletion mosfet). I think it could be possible by modifiying the standard nmos (there's only a wider black line), but no clue how to do it. Could anyone ...
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circuittikz colored current arrows

I'm currently working on my first circuittikz figure, and I've run into some problems. I would like to make the built in current arrows colored (red). Is there anyone who knows if this is possible? ...
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CircuiTikZ code generator with OmniGraffle

I just read a thread on here about generating CircuiTikz code with OmniGraffle. I downloaded OmniGraffle and followed the instructions, but was not able to generate the tex-code. My question is: Can ...
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Incompatibility between 'tikzscale' and tikz 'circuits' library

I want to include a figure containing an electrical circuit in my file. To ensure the correct filesize I use tikzscale includegraphics command. However, this yields an error for some of the elements ...
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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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Using TikZ circuits library and CircuiTikZ in the same document

After some pocking around, I found some solution to use tikz libraries in the same document as circuitkz package. Or thought I did. I like the visuals of tikz logic (and the ability to have multi-...
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Using \pgfpointanchor in the background path of a circuit symbol shape

I have tried to create a circuit symbol for general sources as used in physics textbooks for high schools: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{circuits.ee.IEC,shapes.gates.ee} \...
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How can it be showed the Parallelogram Law of vector addition in a circuit made on circuitikz?

I want to show the resulting vector of the sum, v_{ab}, with the Parallelogram Law of the vector adition as it is showed on the first figure: The circuit was made on circuitikz. The code is the ...
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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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Tikz Digital logic diagram - Can I improve this

I wanted to draw an SR Latch using two NOR gates, with each input is branched out and fedback from other ones output. I tried this way, please suggest me any better method. I feel this micro ...
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Electric Circuits - tikz circuits library How to show loop current direction and Labels of resistor

I am struggling to find these in tikz documentation. How to label resistor (R above it and 3Ohm below). How to indicate loop current and indicate its direction as shown in the snapshot. \...
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Getting a value, which has been given to a TikZ key

I'm trying to write a package based on TikZ, and this is the problem I'm currently stumbling upon. Let's assume, that I have a key, for example /tikz/circuit symbol unit, which executes some code. I'...
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Help to compile tikz circuits library example

Very elementary question. I am studying Tikz manual for drawing circuits. Please guide me to compile the example given in page no. 547. Sec47.1.1. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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TikZ circuits : how to define aliases

I am typing an awful lot of electrical circuits, and when I used LaTeX I used the circuitikz library, which has a simple and concise syntax. Now that I switched to ConTeXt, I have to use the TikZ ...
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Alignment problem in logic circuit

I am trying to compile an overview about logic gates. I have read the manual and studied a lot of examples. I failed, however, to achieve a satisfying result. Here is my current code: \documentclass{...
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Error: File 'circuitikz.sty' not found [closed]

When using circuitikz to draw circuits using the following command \usepackage{circuitikz} gives LaTeX Error: File 'circuitikz.sty' not found.
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using “standard” circuits and tikzcircuits in the same document?

Are the "standard" tikz circuit library and circuitikz incompatible? Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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Some questions regarding tikz tree

I have a tree working written in tikz, however, it's not fully what I wanted it to look like \begin{tikzpicture}[level/.style={sibling distance=60mm/#1}] \node [circle,draw] (equal){$=$} child {...