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Setting Up a Home Lab

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In order to build the circuits described in this volume, you will need…

Electrical Connections

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What, exactly, is necessary to establish electrical continuity between…

Building Resistor Circuits Using Breadboards, Perfboards, and Terminal Strips

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Over the course of learning about electricity, you will want to…

Arithmetic Properties

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Associative Property In addition and multiplication, terms may be…

Wiring Color Codes

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Wiring for AC and DC power distribution branch circuits are color…

Circuit With a Switch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Low-voltage incandescent lamp…

Switch Types

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Though it may seem strange to cover the elementary topic of electrical…

Wire Self Inductance Calculator

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This calculator will help compute the inductance of a length of wire.

Wires and Connections

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Older electrical schematics showed connecting wires crossing, while…

A 50-Ohm Cable?

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

Wire Types and Sizes

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Most electrical wire is covered in a rubber or plastic coating called…

Resistance

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The circuit in the previous section is not a very practical one. In…

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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The electrons of different types of atoms have different degrees of…

Circuit Wiring

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So far, we’ve been analyzing single-battery, single-resistor…

Insulator Breakdown Voltage

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The atoms in insulating materials have very tightly-bound electrons,…

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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

Common Antiderivatives

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Solving Simultaneous Equations: The Substitution Method and the Addition Method

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

Three-phase Y and Delta Configurations

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Three-phase Wye(Y) Connection Initially, we explored the idea of…

Potentiometer as a Rheostat

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Learning Objectives Rheostat use Wiring a potentiometer as a rheostat…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

Algebraic Equation Manipulation for Electric Circuits

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The electrical resistance of a conductor at any temperature may be…

TTL NOR and OR gates

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TTL Circuit Analysis Let’s examine the following TTL circuit and…

Divided Feedback

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

Potential Pitfalls

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Fallacious reasoning and poor interpersonal relations account for more…

Introduction to Complex Numbers

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If I needed to describe the distance between two cities, I could…

Frequency and Phase Measurement

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An important electrical quantity with no equivalent in DC circuits is…

Complex Number Arithmetic

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Since complex numbers are legitimate mathematical entities, just like…

Quantum Physics

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“I think it is safe to say that no one understands quantum…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (BJT)

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Like all electrical and electronic components, transistors are limited…

IGFET Amplifiers

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

The Gated S-R Latch

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It is sometimes useful in logic circuits to have a multivibrator which…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Sensitive meter movement (Radio Shack catalog #…

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…

Beam Power Tubes

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In the beam power tube, the basic four-element structure of the…

Absolute dB scales

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Decibel as Absolute Unit of Power It is also possible to use the…

Binary Subtraction

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We can subtract one binary number from another by using the standard…

Boolean Algebraic Identities

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In mathematics, an identity is a statement true for all possible…

Boolean Algebra

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

Waveform Analysis

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PARTS AND MATERIALS IBM-compatible personal computer with sound card,…

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…