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Collector current

  1. Mar 20, 2004 #1
    Could someone explain in layman's terms what collector current is? How do you calculate it?
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  3. Mar 20, 2004 #2


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    Collector current is the current entering or leaving the collector lead of a transistor. There are several ways to calculate it depending on the various way the transistor is configured in the circuit.
  4. Mar 22, 2004 #3
    Thanks Averagesupernova.
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