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How the First Transistor Worked [Video]

Transistors are a critical component of the electronics that drive the modern world. Take a peek at how the very first transistor worked in this informative video.

Courtesy of Engineer Guy Video, we take a peek at the very first transistor and how transistors old and new function.

How the First Transistor Worked [YouTube]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 01/25/13

Comments (4)

  1. Chris

    … but the video is “How a lead-acid battery works”…

  2. bedlamb

    1d = 0d

  3. tecn0tarded

    this guy was so interesting, i subscribed

  4. Don

    mah sad non-engineering brane asplode :(

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