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Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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AC Commutator Motors

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

Half-wave Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6-volt output) 6-volt…

Rectifier Circuits

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

Resistance Calculator

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This calculator calculates the resistivity of a component based on its resistance value, length, and cross-sectional area.

Basic Operational Amplifiers

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Determine the output voltage polarity of this op-amp (with reference…

Microprocessor Programming

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What is the difference between a JMP (“jump”) instruction and a…

Bridge Circuits

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No text on electrical metering could be called complete without a…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

AC Commutator Motors

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

Inductors

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! A 5 H inductor is subjected to an electric…

The Triode

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De Forest’s Audion tube came to be known as the triode tube…

Protective Relays

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A special type of relay is one that monitors the current, voltage,…

Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

The Silicon-Controlled Switch (SCS)

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If we take the equivalent circuit of an SCR and add another external…

Series Resistor-Capacitor Circuits

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In the last section, we learned what would happen in simple…

Tubes versus Semiconductors

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Devoting a whole chapter in a modern electronics text to the design…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Contactors

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

Design Project: Power Inverter

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A common topology for DC-AC power converter circuits uses a pair of…