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Memory Devices

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Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Conventional Transistor Overview and Special Transistors

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A microcontroller is a specialized type of digital computer used to…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Single-phase Induction Motors

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

The Importance of Electrical Safety

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With this lesson, I hope to avoid a common mistake found in…

Electric Shock

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It is sometimes said regarding electrical safety that, Ït’s not the…

Memory Devices

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Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

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

DC Motor Theory

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If the ends of a wire loop are attached to two half-circular metal…

Boolean Algebra

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Linear Computational Circuitry

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SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

DC Generator Theory

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Generators used in battery-charging systems must be regulated so as to…

Resonance

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The Q factor of a series inductive circuit is given by the following…

Other Specialized Motors

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

AC Capacitor Circuits

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Capacitors Vs. Resistors Capacitors do not behave the same as…

Noise Figure Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the noise figure of cascaded amplifiers

Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)

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What is Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)? The principle known as…

Contributors (1)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the inductance of two parallel wires

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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Typically, complex circuits are not arranged in nice, neat, clean…

Solving Simultaneous Equations: The Substitution Method and the Addition Method

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What are Simultaneous Equations and Systems of Equations? The terms…

Class B Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Dual operational amplifier,…

Diode Ratings

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In addition to forward voltage drop (Vf) and peak inverse voltage…

Divided Feedback

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If we add a voltage divider to the negative feedback wiring so that…

The R/2nR DAC: Binary-Weighted-Input Digital-to-Analog Converter

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What Is a R/2nR DAC Circuit? The R/2nR DAC circuit, otherwise known as…

The S-R Latch

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A bistable multivibrator has two stable states, as indicated by the…

Complex Number Arithmetic

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Since complex numbers are legitimate mathematical entities, just like…

Electromagnetism Experiment

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Magnetic compass Small permanent…

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Logarithms

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Definition of a Logarithm “log” denotes a common logarithm…

Nonlinear Conduction

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“Advances are made by answering questions. Discoveries are made…