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Homework Help: How Can you use triode as detector in radio wave receivers?

  1. Feb 11, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    How Can you use triode as detector in radio wave receivers?


    2. Relevant equations
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    3. The attempt at a solution
    when the radio receivers were invented , triode was used to detect them but what function enables this is our of my mind!
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 11, 2010 #2
    Triode/Diode Detector
    http://www.vias.org/basicradio/basic_radio_18_02.html" [Broken]
    See the picture. It's just a peak detector for AM transmission.
     
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