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Networks and Busses

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

Insulator Breakdown Voltage

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

Resistance

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

Characteristic Impedance

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

Conductor Ampacity

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

Derivative of a Constant

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    (“c” being a constant)   RELATED…

Contact “Bounce”

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When a switch is actuated and contacts touch one another under the…

Common Antiderivatives

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

Antiderivatives of Power Functions of e

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

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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

Circuit Wiring

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

The Antiderivative (Indefinite Integral)

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

Wire Over Plane Inductance Calculator

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

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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

Networks and Busses

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

Specific Resistance

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Designing Wire Resistance Conductor ampacity rating is a crude…

Rules for Derivatives

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

Non-right Triangle Trigonometry

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

Contact “Normal” State and Make/Break Sequence

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Any kind of switch contact can be designed so that the contacts…

Electromagnetic Induction

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While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…

PN Junctions

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

Radio Circuits

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(a) Crystal radio. (b) Modulated RF at antenna. (c) Rectified RF at…

Precision Potentiometer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two single-turn, linear-taper potentiometers, 5…

Logarithms

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Definition of a Logarithm     “log” denotes a…

Rectifier Circuits

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What is Rectification? Now we come to the most popular application of…

The Unijunction Transistor (UJT)

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Unijunction transistor: Although a unijunction transistor is not a…

Commutating Diode

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6 volt battery Power transformer, 120VAC step-down…

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

Introduction to Electron Tubes

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An often neglected area of study in modern electronics is that of…

Special-purpose Diodes

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Schottky diodes Schottky diodes are constructed of a metal-to-N…

Right Triangle Trigonometry

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  A right triangle is defined as having one angle precisely…

Contributors (10)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Early Tube History

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Thomas Edison, that prolific American inventor, is often credited with…

555 Timer Astable Circuit

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In an astable circuit, the output voltage alternates between VCC and 0 volts on a continuous basis.

Questions to Ask Before Proceeding

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Has the system ever worked before? If yes, has anything happened to…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

Voltage/Current Converter OpAmp Circuits

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

What is Norton’s Theorem and the Norton Equivalent Circuit?

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This article explains the step-by-step process for determining the…

Multiplexers

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A multiplexer, abbreviated mux, is a device that has multiple inputs…

The D Latch

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Since the enable input on a gated S-R latch provides a way to latch…