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Speed Distance Time Calculator

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This calculator will solve for either distance, time, or speed given two of the three parameters.

AC Lab - Signal and Noise Coupling

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, power a DC motor through a multi-conductor cable to learn how AC signals are coupled between conductors and how to mitigate noise coupling.

DIY EE Lab - Setting Up a Home Electronics Lab

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To build the DIY electronics projects described in this textbook, you will need a small work area, a few tools, and some basic electronics supplies. This page describes the setup of a low-cost home electronics laboratory.

Speed Distance Time Calculator

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This calculator will solve for either distance, time, or speed given two of the three parameters.

Wiring Color Codes

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

Introduction to Conductance and Conductors

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

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…

Electrical Signal Types

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

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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

Antiderivatives of Power Functions of e

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  Note: this is a very unique and useful property of e. As in…

Circuit Wiring

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

Networks and Busses

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

Wire Loop Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a wire loop.

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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Solid Cooper Wire Table Size Diameter (inches) Cross-sectional area…

Common Sources of Hazard

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Of course, there is a danger of electrical shock when directly…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

Conductor Ampacity

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The smaller the cross-sectional area of any given wire, the greater…

Characteristic Impedance

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

Insulator Breakdown Voltage

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

Analog and Digital Signals

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Instrumentation is a field of study and work centering on measurement…

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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

Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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

Unit Conversion Calculator

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Convert to and from different units of length, weight, power, temperature and torque

What Are Zener Diodes?

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What Is a Zener Diode? A Zener diode is a special type of rectifying…

Digital Lab - S-R Latch Using NOR Gates

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build an S-R latch using two NOR gates and learn how this type of digital memory operates, including invalid states, race conditions, and the effects of output loading.

Peak Detector

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A peak detector is a series connection of a diode and a…

Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

DIP Gate Packaging

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Digital logic gate circuits are manufactured as integrated circuits:…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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AC Lab - Noise Cancellation

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, you will use an AC voltage source connected to speakers to learn about sound waves and the foundational principle used in noise cancelling headphones.

Digital Display Circuits

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What is the purpose of a seven-segment decoder circuit? What is a…

Microwave Tubes

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For extremely high-frequency applications (above 1 GHz), the…

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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Explain how an ohmmeter is able to measure the resistance of a…

Introduction to Complex Numbers

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

Si Lab - BJT Common-collector Voltage Follower

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In this hands-on semiconductor electronics experiment, build a voltage follower amplifier using a bipolar junction transistor (BJT) in common-collector configuration and learn about circuit ground and impedance transformations.

Thyristor Application Circuits

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

Basic Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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When lightning strikes, nearby magnetic compass needles may be seen to…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (JFET)

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Harmonics in Polyphase Power Systems

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In the chapter on mixed-frequency signals, we explored the concept of…

Why digital?

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Although many textbooks provide good introductions to digital memory…