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Lorentz Force Calculator

Tools

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

Tools

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.

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Motors

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

High Voltage Ohmmeters

Textbook

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

Stepper Motors

Textbook

Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

Worksheets - Motors

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

Network Topology

Textbook

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

Textbook

Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

Textbook

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

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

Textbook

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

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

Tools

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.

Wheatstone Bridge Calculator

Tools

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

Electrical Isolation

Textbook

SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Relay Construction

Textbook

Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Networks and Busses

Textbook

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

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

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Motors

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

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

Tools

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

Textbook

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

Network Protocols

Textbook

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

Lorentz Force Calculator

Tools

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

Basic Voltmeter Use

Worksheets - Motors

What will this voltmeter register when connected to a battery as shown…

Basic Gate Function

Textbook

Parts and Materials 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Harmonic Phase Sequences

Textbook

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

Programmable Logic Technology

Worksheets - Motors

Define the following acronyms as they apply to digital logic circuits:…

Single-phase Induction Motors

Textbook

A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Half-Adder

Textbook

As a first example of useful combinational logic, let’s build a…

Peak to Peak Voltage Calculator (VP-P)

Tools

This calculator shows the peak-to-peak voltage (VP-P) value from the peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

Worksheets - Motors

If a pulse-width modulated (PWM) signal is sent to a passive…

Beam Power Tubes

Textbook

In the beam power tube, the basic four-element structure of the…

Potential Pitfalls

Textbook

Fallacious reasoning and poor interpersonal relations account for more…

Data Flow

Textbook

Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

Worksheets - Motors

As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

Band-stop Filters

Textbook

How to Create a Band-stop Filter? Also called band-elimination,…

Special-output Gates

Textbook

Complementary Output Gates It is sometimes desirable to have a logic…

Simple Circuits

Worksheets - Motors

Shown here is the schematic symbol for a resistor: What is the purpose…

Skin Depth Calculator

Tools

A tool designed to calculate skin depth based on the conductive material being used and the frequency of the signal.

Summary of Filters

Textbook

As lengthy as this chapter has been up to this point, it only begins…

Brushless DC Motor

Textbook

Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Wiring Color Codes

Textbook

Wiring for AC and DC power distribution branch circuits are color…

NOR Gate S-R Latch

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR gate (Radio Shack catalog #…