7408 quad 2-input AND IC


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This is a common 74 series Logic IC. I have created it for future purposes and all those who are creating minecraft computers, CPU-s, ALU-s or anything related to digital technology. This is my first project and I will continue to contribute.

Now on the important part, the 7408 IC has four (thus called quad) AND gates with two inputs (Input A and Input B) and one output. For those who don't understand what it works, it is basically doing AND logic function, meaning only when both input A and input B are in 1 (in our case when the power is on in the specific input) output will also become 1.

It was supposed to have 14 input/output gates but we don't really use ground (mass) inhere so you won't be needing it. However 3x4=12 but you can notice that is actually has 13 gates. The 13th gate is actually the power input. You can switch IC on/off with that gate as sometimes you won't be needing it. If you don't need it just replace the switch with redstone torch and close the wall.
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Tags:7408, Logic, And, Gate, Redstone, Cpu, Computer, Digital, Electronic, Redstone Device

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  • Phrozenbit
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  • September 4, 2012, 1:09 pm
Interesting project :-) Nice to see new members picking up Redstone logic.

Challange: Try to make this one smaller :-)

Diamond and subbed, keep it up!
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  • GrecoTheLizard
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  • September 10, 2012, 11:47 am
Thank you for the response.. I have been thinking of making it smaller but the big project is actually "big" so this would actually be pretty small. If you are into electronics you know what I mean :)

I was thinking of creating a quantum computer simulator but that would take a lot of time to build
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  • Phrozenbit
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  • September 10, 2012, 12:06 pm
Sounds cool :-) I'll stay tuned.
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