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Memory Devices

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to analyze digital…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to mathematically…

DC Motor Theory

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

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

Textbook

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

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

DC Generator Theory

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

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

SPICE Models

Textbook

The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Servo Motor Systems

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

Explain the operation of this “H-bridge” motor control circuit: At…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

Textbook

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…

Stepper Motors

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to analyze digital…

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…

Introduction to AC Motors

Textbook

After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

Automotive Alternator

Textbook

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

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

At first it may seem pointless to have the four buffer gates following…

Induction Motor, Large

Textbook

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

Thevenin’s, Norton’s, and Maximum Power Transfer Theorems

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Suppose a 12 volt lead-acid battery has an internal resistance of 20…

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Boolean Algebra

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to analyze digital…

Display Tubes

Textbook

In addition to performing tasks of amplification and switching, tubes…

Specific Resistance of Conductors

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

Given two lengths of metal wire, which one will have the least…

Karnaugh Mapping

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

Identify each of these logic gates by name, and complete their…

What is Network Analysis?

Textbook

Generally speaking, network analysis is any structured technique used…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

Textbook

Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a broadside coupled trace.

555 Monostable Multivibrator

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

7-segment Display

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS 4511 BCD-to-7seg latch/decoder/driver (Radio…

Critical Temperatures for Superconductors

Textbook

Critical temperatures given in Kelvins Material Element/Alloy…

The P-N Junction

Textbook

If a block of P-type semiconductor is placed in contact with a block…

Octal and Hexadecimal Numeration

Textbook

Because binary numeration requires so many bits to represent…

Rules for Derivatives

Textbook

Constant rule Rule of sums Rule of differences Product rule Quotient…

Synchronous Counters

Textbook

What is a Synchronous Counter? A synchronous counter, in contrast to…

Table (portrait view)

Textbook

Periodic table of chemical elements.

Introduction to Insulated-gate Field-effect Transistors

Textbook

As was stated in the last chapter, there is more than one type of…

Trace Resistance Calculator

Tools

This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Differentiator and Integrator Circuits

Textbook

By introducing electrical reactance into the feedback loops of an…

Networks and Busses

Textbook

This collection of wires that I keep referring to between the tank…

Electromechanical Relay Logic

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

In ladder logic symbolism, an electromechanical relay coil is shown as…

AC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Microcontrollers/Processors

Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…