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Networks and Busses

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

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

Networks and Busses

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Network Topology

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

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…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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Calculate the voltage output by the secondary winding of a transformer…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Network Protocols

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

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

Special Diodes

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Harmonic Phase Sequences

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In the last section, we saw how the 3rd harmonic and all of its…

Transistor Biasing Calculations

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Although transistor switching circuits operate without bias, it is…

Shift Registers: Serial-in, Serial-out

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Serial-in, serial-out shift registers delay data by one clock time for…

Parallel Wire Inductance Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the inductance of two parallel wires

Basic Operational Amplifiers

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

Ohm’s Law

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Three-phase Power Systems

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What is Split-Phase Power Systems? Split-phase power systems achieve…

Memory Devices

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

RF Power Ratio Conversion Calculator

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This tool is designed to convert power ratios to decibel

555 Monostable Multivibrator

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

SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Rheostat Range Limiting

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Several 10 kΩ resistors One 10 kΩ…

Design Project: Telegraph System

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What voltage will you choose to use for each of the station batteries?

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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Multiplexers

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A multiplexer, abbreviated mux, is a device that has multiple inputs…

Class B BJT Amplifiers

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Linear Computational Circuitry

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