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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…

Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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

Safety Grounding

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In simple AC power systems, one of the two conductors is typically…

Connectors

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An electrical connector, is an electro-mechanical device used to join…

“Ladder” Diagrams

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Ladder diagrams are specialized schematics commonly used to document…

Right Triangle Trigonometry

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  A right triangle is defined as having one angle precisely…

Conductors, Insulators, and Electron Flow

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

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

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

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Three-phase Y and Delta Configurations

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

Contact “Bounce”

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

Specific Resistance

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Designing Wire Resistance Conductor ampacity rating is a crude…

Wire Self Inductance Calculator

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

Networks and Busses

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

Solving Simultaneous Equations: The Substitution Method and the Addition Method

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

Analog and Digital Signals

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

Contactors

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All About Contactors When a relay is used to switch a large amount of…

Conductor Size

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

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Common Antiderivatives

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RF Power Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert RF power from watts to decibels and vice versa

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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

The Quadratic Formula

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Solving for x in a given polynomial equation “ax2 + bx + c…

Trigonometric Equivalencies

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Enhancement-type IGFETs

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Build a Transformer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Steel flat bar, 4 pieces Miscellaneous bolts,…

High-Reliability Circuits

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

RF Power Ratio Conversion Calculator

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This tool is designed to convert power ratios to decibel

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Kirchhoff’s Current Law (KCL)

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What Is Kirchhoff’s Current Law? Kirchhoff’s Current Law,…

Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Three NPN…

Kelvin (4-wire) Resistance Measurement

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Suppose we wished to measure the resistance of some component located…

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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

Introduction to AC Motors

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After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

An Electric Pendulum

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Capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, and…

Quantum Physics

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

Thermoelectricity

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Length of bare (uninsulated) copper wire Length of…

Transistor as a Switch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One NPN…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

High-pass Filters

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A high-pass filter’s task is just the opposite of a low-pass…