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Electronics Theme Crossword Puzzle
August 13th, 2023

This custom RF Cafe electronics-themed crossword puzzle for August 13th contains words and clues which pertain exclusively to the subjects of electronics, science, physics, mechanics, engineering, power distribution, astronomy, chemistry, etc. If you do see names of people or places, they are intimately related to the aforementioned areas of study. Being that "M" is the 13th letter of the alphabet, it is used as the first and/or last letter of many words in today's crossword puzzle - as well as in-between. Those clues are marked with an asterisk (*). As always, you will find no references to numbnut movie stars or fashion designers. Need more crossword RF Cafe puzzles? A list at the bottom of the page links to hundreds of them dating back to the year 2000. Enjoy.

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acr. = acronym, abbr. = abbreviation, pl. = plural, wds. = words

Electronics Themed Crossword Puzzle for August 13th, 2023 - RF Cafe

1. Subatomic particle having a mass between that of an electron and a proton *
6. Chemical symbol for erbium
7. Steel, brass, aluminum, etc. *
13. Type of transistor (abbr.) *
15. Mathematical operation concerned only with the remainder when one number is divided by another *
17. Chemical symbol for palladium
18. Tie a bundle of wires together
21. Chemical symbol for francium
22. Stock symbol for Texas Instruments
24. Stock symbol for Advanced Micro Devices *
26. Chemical symbol for antimony
27. ELI the ICE ___ *
28. Numerical basis for decibels (abbr.)
30. Chemical symbol for argon
32. Filter type that blocks frequencies below and above a specified band (abbr.)
34. Greek letter used for frequency
36. Unit of apparent power (abbr.)
37. Chemical symbol for lanthanum
38. Equalizer (abbr.)
40. Rectangular array of numbers in rows and columns that is treated as a single entity and manipulated according to particular rules *
43. Chemical symbol for europium
44. 1.602E-19 Joules
45. Name of the first series in the spectrum of hydrogen *
47. Sound frequency in the human hearing range (abbr.)
48. 1/1000000 prefix *
50. High-speed logic family
53. Ratio of circumference to diameter
54. User Datagram Protocol
56. Unit of inductance (abbr.)
58. The smallest part of a substance which retains the properties of that substance *
61. Schema for computer or device presentation to the operator (abbr.)
62. Reliability measure (abbr.) *
63. Million samples per second *
65. Swap ____, a Ham's flea market *
66. Add information to a CW signal *
70. Material testing organization (abbr.) *
72. Switch position
73. Chemical symbol for lithium
74. Front edge of a wing (abbr.)
75. Pure carrier (abbr.)
77. Chemical symbol for gold
78. Type of inductance found in transformers *
81. BSEE + 2 years *
83. Electrical-to-mechanical energy converter (pl.) *
86. Volume unit (abbr.)
87. Type of flip-flop
88. Chemical symbol for neptunium
90. CB slang for female police officer (2 wds.) *
95. Chemical symbol for silicon
96. Test point (abbr.)
98. Chemical symbol for gold
100. One component of a complex number (abbr.)
101. Logical negation operator
103. Waveform limit definition *
105. Filter type that blocks upper frequencies (abbr.)
107. Measuring *
108. Surface for a pointing device (2 wds.) *
1. Unit of length (abbr.) *
2. BS__ - the degree held by many RF Cafe visitors
3. Solid state power amplifier (abbr.)
4. Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (abbr.) *
5. Chemical symbol for neon
7. Chemical symbol for molybdenum *
8. Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifier (abbr.)
9. Another word for each complete winding of an inductor
10. Chemical symbol for aluminum
11. Local Oscillator (abbr.)
12. Containing or made of tin, iron, copper, aluminum, etc. *
14. Chemical symbol for thallium
15. Akin to an EE, CE, AE, etc. *
16. Kilovolt x 1000 *
19. Chemical symbol for arsenic
20. Unlicensed FCC Part 95 realm for personal and business radio use (abbr.)
23. Form of radiation first observed by the German physicist Roentgen (hyph.)
25. Logarithmic unit of power *
27. Multiplexer (abbr.) *
29. Radio term for indicating the end of a transmission segment
31. Finite Element Analysis (abbr.)
33. Last stage in a transmitter (abbr.)
34. Chemical symbol for nickel
35. Schema for computer or device presentation to the operator (abbr.)
39. Ham's code for "Entire net stand by."
41. Medium for storing large amounts of digital data
42. RF integrated circuit (abbr.)
43. Nuclear explosion byproduct harmful to electronics (abbr.) *
46. _____-Carlo analysis *
49. ICs
51. Centimeter (abbr.) *
52. Local Oscillator (abbr.)
54. Electrical safety organization (abbr.)
55. Morse Code for "from"
57. Heterojunction Bipolar Transistor
59. Display type
60. Country of RF Cafe's residency
61. Country of RF Cafe's residency
62. Software function selection mechanism *
64. Network configuration type
65. What is the result of multiplying the mass of an object by its velocity *
66. 1/000 of an inch *
67. FCC's Universal Licensing System (abbr.)
68. Mr. de Forest's first name
69. Electronic warfare defense (abbr.) *
71. Magnetic field inhibitor (2 wds.) *
73. Chemical symbol for lanthanum
76. Write-Once (abbr.)
79. Boob tube (abbr.)
80. Archaic abbreviation for picowatt
81. Wire diameter unit (abbr.) *
82. Using Earth's natural satellite as a passive reflector to establish a signal path (abbr.) *
84. Total radiated power (abbr.)
85. Unix, Linux or Windows (abbr.)
89. Min-to-max voltage of a waveform (abbr.)
91. Type of current flow (abbr.)
92. A common battery cell size
93. Data transmission pathway
94. Chemical symbol for argon
95. Chemical symbol for strontium
97. Type of logic gate
99. Bits per second (abbr.)
101. Chemical symbol for neon
102. Semiconductor and calculator company (abbr.)
103. Chemical symbol for magnesium *
104. Unit of length (abbr.) *
105. Chemical symbol for lutetium
106. Chemical symbol for iron

See solution below
2023 Crosswords Archive

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