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Network Protocols

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Aside from the issues of the physical network (signal types and…

Network Topology

Textbook

Point-to-Point Connecting two digital devices with a network, would…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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Before the advent of solid-state logic circuits, logical control…

Lorentz Force Calculator

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This calculator will determine the combined Lorentz force exerted on a charged particle moving through both an electric field and a magnetic field.

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

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This calculator will convert pressure values to ten different standard units for pressure.

Networks and Busses

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

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

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This calculator uses Faraday's and Lenz's laws to calculate the magnitude and polarity of the induced electromotive force (EMF) caused by a change in magnetic flux through a closed-loop coil.

ElectroStatic Discharge

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At the start of this book, we discussed static electricity and how it…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

Worksheets - Communication

Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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Most ohmmeters of the design shown in the previous section utilize a…

Parallel Resistor Calculator

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Calculate the equivalent resistance of up to six resistors in parallel with ease while learning how to calculate resistance in parallel and the parallel resistance formula.

Network Topology

Textbook

Point-to-Point Connecting two digital devices with a network, would…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

Worksheets - Communication

Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Wheatstone Bridge Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the resistance of a variable resistor within a Wheatstone bridge circuit or the differential voltage created across the bridge terminals.

Network Protocols

Textbook

Aside from the issues of the physical network (signal types and…

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

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The instrumentation amplifier calculator will assist in the design and analysis of a conventional instrumentation amplifier circuit by calculating the required resistor values and gain.

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Introduction to Junction Field-effect Transistors (JFET)

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A transistor is a linear semiconductor device that controls current…

Unit Conversion Calculator

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Convert to and from different units of length, weight, power, temperature and torque

Amplifier Impedances

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Input impedance varies considerably with the circuit configuration…

Tubes versus Semiconductors

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

Binary Math

Worksheets - Communication

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

Boolean Relationships on Venn Diagrams

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The fourth example has A partially overlapping B. Though, we will…

Electronics as Science

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Electronics is a science, and a very accessible science at that. With…

Negative Feedback

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If we connect the output of an op-amp to its inverting input and apply…

From Electric to Electronic

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Introduction This third volume of the book series Lessons In Electric…

Multiple-input Gates

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The Use of Logic Gate Inverters and buffers exhaust the possibilities…

Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

Worksheets - Communication

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

Meter Check of a Transistor (JFET)

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Testing a JFET with a multimeter might seem to be a relatively easy…

JFET Quirks

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Magnetic Units of Measurement

Worksheets - Communication

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

7-segment Display

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4511 BCD-to-7seg latch/decoder/driver (Radio…

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

Worksheets - Communication

When a PCB designer speaks of dimensions in thous or mils, what does…

Important Constants

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Euler’s Number Euler’s constant is an important value for…

Introduction to Operational Amplifiers (Op-amps)

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What is an Operational Amplifier (Op-amp)? Operational Amplifiers,…

Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers:

Shift Registers: Serial-in, Parallel-out (SIPO) Conversion

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A serial-in, parallel-out shift register is similar to the serial-in,…