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Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Network Protocols

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

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…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Network Topology

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

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Networks and Busses

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

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…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

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…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Contributors (12)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Circuit Simplification Examples

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Let’s begin with a semiconductor gate circuit in need of…

Susceptance and Admittance

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What is Conductance? In the study of DC circuits, the student of…

Dielectric Strengths for Insulators

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Dielectric strength in kilovolts per inch (kV/in): Material*…

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

DC Branch Current Analysis

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

What is a Meter?

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A meter is any device built to accurately detect and display an…

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a broadside coupled trace.

Counter Modulus

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Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

7-segment Display

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

Parallel Circuit Rules

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

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Finite-state Machine

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Feedback is a fascinating engineering principle. It can turn a rather…

Polyphase Power Systems

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Explain the difference between a balanced polyphase system and an…

Voltage Signal Systems

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The use of variable voltage for instrumentation signals seems a rather…

A Very Simple Computer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Three batteries, each one with a different voltage…

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

Static Electricity

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What does it mean for an object to have an electric charge? Give an…