This Book is about the 555 Timer. It will show you how to use it by itself, and with other solid-state devices.You will:

1. Look at the timer`s Organization and Electrical characteristics

2. Learn how to connect the 555 Timer as a monostable multivibrator or one-shot pulser

3. Learn uses of the timer to form regulated power supplies, dc-dc converters, and switching regulators

4. Discover specialized applications including electronic games, telephone, Music and automotive circuits

5. Conduct 17 simple Experiments that will allow you to gain a basic practical Knowledge in using the 555 timer