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Computer Simulation of Electric Circuits

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Computers can be powerful tools if used properly, especially in the…

Safe Circuit Design

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As we saw earlier, a power system with no secure connection to earth…

Inductance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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This calculator gives the reactance and admittance of an inductor or the inductance given the reactance of an inductor

IGFET Amplifiers

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

Inductor-Capacitor “tank” Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Oscilloscope Assortment of non-polarized…

Tracking ADC

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A third variation on the counter-DAC-based converter theme is, in my…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Minimum Parts Red LED Flasher

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

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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In electric circuits, the three basic quantities are voltage (E or V),…

Sources of Electricity

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What is the difference between DC and AC electricity? Identify some…

Binary Addition

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The Rules of Binary Addition Adding binary numbers is a very simple…

Parallel Resistor-Inductor Circuits

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Let’s take the same components for our series example circuit…

Conventional Versus Electron Flow

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“The nice thing about standards is that there are so many of…

Conversion From Decimal Numeration

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Because octal and hexadecimal numeration systems have bases that are…

Contributors (3)

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<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Free Space Path Loss Calculator

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This calculator computes for the free space path loss between transmit and receive antennas.

Decibels Equations

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Solid-state Relays

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As versatile as electromechanical relays can be, they do suffer many…

Potentiometers

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

A Very Simple Circuit

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Parts and Materials 6-volt battery 6-volt incandescent lamp Jumper…

Sensitive Audio Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio headphones…

Computer Simulation of Electric Circuits

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Computers can be powerful tools if used properly, especially in the…

Stepper Motors

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A stepper motor is a “digital” version of the electric…

Solving for Unknown Time

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Sometimes it is necessary to determine the length of time that a…

Strain Gauges

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If a strip of conductive metal is stretched, it will become skinnier…

Series R, L, and C

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Let’s take the following example circuit and analyze it: Example…

Delta and Wye 3-Phase Circuits

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Label where each of the following electrical quantities would be found…

Wire Stripline Impedance Calculator

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A calculator for computing the impedance of a wire stripline.

The S-R Latch

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A bistable multivibrator has two stable states, as indicated by the…

Single-ended and Differential Amplifiers

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For ease of drawing complex circuit diagrams, electronic amplifiers…

Memory Devices

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

Square Wave Signals

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It has been found that any repeating, non-sinusoidal waveform can be…

Peak Voltage Calculator

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The peak voltage calculator calculates peak voltage values from the peak-to-peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

RMS Voltage Calculator

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This calculator calculates the RMS Voltage value from either the peak voltage, the peak-to-peak voltage, or the average voltage.

Design Project: DC Motor

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The armature windings of your DC motor will have very low resistance.…

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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

Single-phase Power Systems

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Single phase power system schematic diagram shows little about the…

TTL NOR and OR gates

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Let’s examine the following TTL circuit and analyze its operation:…

Digital Codes

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

Flash ADC

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Also called the parallel A/D converter, this circuit is the simplest…

Electromagnetic Induction

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While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…

Current Divider Circuits and the Current Divider Formula

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A parallel circuit is often called a current divider for its ability…