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Networks and Busses

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The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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Principles of Radio

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One of the more fascinating applications of electricity is in the…

Fundamentals of Radio Communication

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What does the acronym RF stand form, in reference to radio-related…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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Before the advent of solid-state logic circuits, logical control…

Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

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After applying some of the general troubleshooting tips to narrow the…

Radio Circuits

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(a) Crystal radio. (b) Modulated RF at antenna. (c) Rectified RF at…

Design Project: Radio Transmitter

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Research the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) guidelines on…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

Design Project: DC Motor

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The armature windings of your DC motor will have very low resistance.…

Automotive Alternator

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Project Parts and Materials Automotive alternator (one required, but…

Motor Control Circuits

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The interlock contacts installed in the previous section’s motor…

Induction Motor, Large

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PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

Brushless DC Motor

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Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

AC Motor Theory

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Electromechanical watt-hour meters use an aluminum disk that is spun…

Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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Calculate the voltage output by the secondary winding of a transformer…

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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A chandelier has five light bulbs in it, and one of them is not…

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Networks and Busses

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The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Wheatstone Bridge Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the resistance of a variable resistor within a Wheatstone bridge circuit or the differential voltage created across the bridge terminals.

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Memory Devices

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Principles of Radio

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One of the more fascinating applications of electricity is in the…

Single-phase Induction Motors

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A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Introduction to AC Motors

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After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

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The instrumentation amplifier calculator will assist in the design and analysis of a conventional instrumentation amplifier circuit by calculating the required resistor values and gain.

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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If the burden of two systems of measurement for common quantities…

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Voltmeter Usage

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted batteries…

Solving Unbalanced Wheatstone Bridge Circuits Via Mesh Current Method

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An unbalanced Wheatstone bridge cannot be solved using simple series…

Nonlinear Resistance

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Ohm’s Law

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

Introduction to Solid-state Device Theory

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This chapter will cover the physics behind the operation of…

The Common-source Amplifier (JFET)

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The Tetrode

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As the name suggests, the tetrode tube contains four elements: cathode…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Low-pass Filters

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By definition, a low-pass filter is a circuit offering easy passage to…

Shift Registers

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Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

A 50-Ohm Cable?

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Early in my explorations of electricity, I came across a length of…

Introduction to Junction Field-effect Transistors (JFET)

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A transistor is a linear semiconductor device that controls current…

Asynchronous Counters

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In the previous section, we saw a circuit using one J-K flip-flop that…