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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…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

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…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Networks and Busses

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Network Topology

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

Network Protocols

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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Noise Figure and Noise Temperature Calculator

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This calculator computes the noise figure and noise temperature in a system

Current Divider

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

Logic Signal Voltage Levels

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Input Voltages for Logic Gates Logic gate circuits are designed to…

Time Constant Circuits

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

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…

Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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You might have noticed on the table for specific resistances that all…

Programmable Logic Controllers

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

Likely Failures in Proven Systems

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The following problems are arranged in order from most likely to least…

Safe Meter Usage

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Using an electrical meter safely and efficiently is perhaps the most…

Wiring Color Codes Infographic

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Wiring Color Codes Infographic. Released under the Creative Commons…

The DIAC

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Like all diodes, Shockley diodes are unidirectional devices; that is,…

Phase Rotation

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Three-Phase Alternator Let’s take the three-phase alternator…

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

Branch Current Method

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The first and most straightforward network analysis technique is…

Ammeter Design

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Ammeters Measure Electrical Current A meter designed to measure…

Band-pass Filters

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How to Create Band-pass Filter There are applications where a…

The J-K Flip-Flop

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Another variation on a theme of bistable multivibrators is the J-K…

IC Fabrication and Packaging

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What does it mean if an integrated circuit comes in DIP form? What…

Parallel Circuit Rules

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Voltage Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage:…