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5-bit up/down synchronous counter

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LApprenti Sorcier

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I'm trying to make a 5-bit up/down synchronous counter...

I've been thinking could use 7493's, 4516's or 4029's, two of them cascaded cause each of them has only 4 bit outputs.

But I don't really know much about connecting them.

Hope somebody can help me.



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using the 7473 ur gonna need 3 of them + the circuitery to make it up/down using xor gate..and some other circuitery to make it sync. counter...assynch will be easier

if u can get the spec sheet for the 2 other chip i might able to help ya....

8)...sorry imma bit lazy ...to look for it
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