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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…

Automotive Alternator

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

“Ladder” Diagrams

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Ladder diagrams are specialized schematics commonly used to document…

Switch Types

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

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

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In any electrically conductive substance, what are charge carriers?…

Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Specific Resistance

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Designing Wire Resistance Conductor ampacity rating is a crude…

Setting Up a Home Lab

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

Introduction to Conductance and Conductors

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By now you should be well aware of the correlation between electrical…

Switch Contact Design

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A switch can be constructed with any mechanism bringing two conductors…

Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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Example Derivatives of e Proportionality Constant When we say that a…

Resistance

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

Conductor Size

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It should be common-sense knowledge that liquids flow through…

Copper Wire Ampacity Table

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Ampacities of copper wire, in free air at 30o C: INSULATION TYPE…

Derivative of a Constant

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    (“c” being a constant)   RELATED…

Solving Simultaneous Equations: The Substitution Method and the Addition Method

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

Wire Over Plane Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a wire-over-plane setup.

Electrical Signal Types

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With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

The Antiderivative (Indefinite Integral)

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  Notice something important here: taking the derivative of f(x)…

Electrical Connections

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

Non-right Triangle Trigonometry

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The Law of Sines (for any triangle) The Law of Cosines (for any…

Semiconductor Devices in SPICE

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The SPICE (Simulation Program, Integrated Circuit Emphesis)…

Safe Meter Usage

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Using an electrical meter safely and efficiently is perhaps the most…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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Most AC motors are induction motors. Induction motors are favored due…

Multiple-input Gates

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The Use of Logic Gate Inverters and buffers exhaust the possibilities…

Critical Temperatures for Superconductors

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Critical temperatures given in Kelvins Material Element/Alloy Critical…

Friis Transmission Calculator

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This calculator computes the power received by an antenna using Friis formula

Polyphase Motor Design

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AC Motors Perhaps the most important benefit of polyphase AC power…

Design Project: DC Voltage Regulator

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It may seem difficult to even start on a project such as this, with no…

Contributors (1)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

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“All men are liable to error;” —John Locke Whereas…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Introduction to Digital Integrated Circuits

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Digital circuits are circuits dealing with signals restricted to the…

Active-mode Operation (BJT)

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When a transistor is in the fully-off state (like an open switch), it…

Rules for Derivatives

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

Ionization (gas-filled) Tubes

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So far, we’ve explored tubes which are totally…

555 Schmitt Trigger

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

Logarithms for Analog Circuits

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The concept of a mathematical power is familiar to most students of…

Electric Fields and Capacitance

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Introduction Whenever an electric voltage exists between two separated…

Numbers and Symbols

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The expression of numerical quantities is something we tend to take…

Trigonometric Derivatives

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    RELATED WORKSHEETS: Calculus for Electric Circuits…