The integrated circuit makes your life easier.  You can't deny it, so don't try.  They're in our cars, our computers, CD players,  the list is always growing!

WHAT IS IT?

It is a collection of eentsy weentsy components gathered on a surface so small, it's hard to really appreciate.  Millions of tiny transistors turning on and off....

In my zapper the chip is used to control pulses to the car coil.

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