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AC Commutator Motors

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Charles Proteus Steinmetz’s first job after arriving in America…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

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In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

General Troubleshooting Tips

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When first approaching a failed or otherwise misbehaving system, the…

Basic Logic Gates

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Identify the type of logic gate shown in this schematic diagram, and…

Full-Adder

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The half-adder is extremely useful until you want to add more than one…

Autotransformers

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How much voltage is there between the following pairs of points in…

Ohm’s Law Calculator

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Calculate circuit parameters using Ohm's Law

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Finite State Machines

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Up to now, every circuit that was presented was a combinatorial…

Automotive Alternator

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

Practical Considerations of ADC Circuits

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Perhaps the most important consideration of an ADC is its resolution.…

555 Schmitt Trigger

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

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

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

Active Filters

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

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

Vol I. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Differential Transistor Amplifiers

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

Logarithms for Analog Circuits

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

Series Batteries

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One 9-volt battery  …

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Decibels Equations

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Static Electricity

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It was discovered centuries ago that certain types of materials would…

Introduction to Boolean Algebra

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Mathematical rules are based on the defining limits we place on the…

Voltage and Current

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As was previously mentioned, we need more than just a continuous path…

Susceptance and Admittance

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What is Conductance? In the study of DC circuits, the student of…

Power Conversion Circuits

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

Universal Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Parallel-out

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The purpose of the parallel-in/ parallel-out shift register is to take…

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

Electrical Signal Types

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

Precision Potentiometer

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

DC Bridge Circuits

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

Memory Devices

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

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

Programmable Logic Controllers

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The Programmable Logic Controller, or PLC, was invented in the late…

Fundamentals of Radio Communication

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What does the acronym RF stand form, in reference to radio-related…

555 Ramp Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 470 µF…

Dielectric Strengths for Insulators

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Dielectric strength in kilovolts per inch (kV/in): Material*…

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

Nonlinear Conduction

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“Advances are made by answering questions. Discoveries are made…