Any order between 12-10-2017 to 1-11-2017 will be shipped at 2-11-2017
If you not find your right product!      Write us email at

CD4060 - Binary Counter-Divider & Oscillator

CD4060 - Binary Counter-Divider & Oscillator

CD4060 - Binary Counter-Divider & Oscillator

CD4060 consists of an oscillator section and 14 ripple-carry binary counter stages. The oscillator configuration allows design of either RC or crystal oscillator circuits. A RESET input is provided which resets the counter to the all-O’s state and disables the oscillator. A high level on the RESET line accomplishes the reset function. All counter stages are master-slave flip-flops. The state of the counter is advanced one step in binary order on the negative transition . All inputs and outputs are fully buffered. Schmitt trigger action on the input-pulse line permits unlimited input-pulse rise and fall times.

IC 4060 is an excellent integrated circuit for timing applications. Its ten active high outputs can give time delay from few seconds to hours. With a few components, it is easy to construct a simple but reliable time delay circuit.

IC 4060 is an Oscillator binary counter cum frequency divider. Its inbuilt oscillator is based on three inverters. The basic frequency of the internal oscillator is determined by the value of the capacitor connected to its pin 9 and that of the resistor in its pin 10. By increasing or decreasing the value of capacitor / resistor, time delay can be changed. Each output goes high after the completion of the timing cycle. To get maximum time period, output Q10 is omitted in the IC itself so that double time is available between Q9 and Q11.

Inside the IC, there is an oscillator and 14 series connected bistables (Ripple cascade arrangement). Internally the oscillator signal is applied to the first bistable which drives the second bistable and so on. Since each bistable divides its input signal by two, a total of fifteen signals are available, each of half the frequency of the previous one.

Ten of these fifteen signals are available on the output pins Q3- Q13.HEF 4060 is CMOS version which can operate at 3 volts while CD 4060 is high voltage type that can operate between 5 to 15 volts. It is necessary to add a capacitor close to pin 16 of IC so that minute voltage changes will not affect the timing cycle. Reset pin 12 resets the timing cycle once it is grounded. Outputs can give almost full supply voltage to drive light loads. Heavy loads such as relay can be operated through a driver transistor. When the high output is connected to the pin 11(clock input) through a diode, oscillation stops and IC remains latched in high state till it resets. Pin 11 can be used to give clock pulses from an external source.


  • 12 MHz clock rate at 15 V
  • Common reset
  • Fully static operation
  • Buffered inputs and outputs
  • Schmitt trigger input-pulse line
  • 100% tested for quiescent current at 20 V
  • Standardized, symmetrical output characteristics
  • 5-V, 10-V, and 15-V parametric ratings
  • Meets all requirements of JEDEC Tentative Standard No. 13B, "Standard Specifications for Description of ’B’ Series CMOS Devices’
  • Oscillator Features:
    • All active components on chip
    • RC or crystal oscillator configuration
    • RC oscillator frequency of 690 kHz min. at 15 V
  • Applications
    • Control counters
    • Timers
    • Frequency dividers
    • Time-delay circuits

    Write a review

    Note: HTML is not translated!
        Bad           Good

    • Views: 847
    • Product Code: CD4060 - Binary Counter-Divider & Oscillator
    • Availability: In Stock
    • Rs12.50

    Tags: cd4060, binary, counter, divider, oscillator, ic, semiconductor, counter

    16 Pin IC Base (DIP Socket)This is a 16 pin IC base with pins.Use this IC base for easily plugging i..

    CD4040 - 12-Stage Ripple Carry Binary CountersThe CD4040 is a 12-stage ripple carry binary coun..

    CD4518 - Dual BCD Up CounterCD4518 Dual BCD Up-Counter and CD4520 Dual Binary Up-Counter each consis..

    This 9 Volt Battery snap connector is used to hold 9V batteries on one side and on another side two ..

    CA3140 - BiMOS Op-AmpThe  CA3140 is integrated circuit operational amplifiers that combine the ..

    This is dedicated low-power solution to provide sufficient energy to your application. Ideally used ..

    BC547 TransistorA BC547 transistor is a negative-positive-negative (NPN) transistor that is used for..